Drop Trailer Shipping Services

Secure on-demand drop trailer capacity to optimize today’s fragmented market while extending your brand in the marketplace.

  • Use industry-leading data insights to add flexibility and help grow shipping volumes.
  • Gain the benefits of a private fleet without the capital expense or financial risk of building your own.
  • Create a custom supply chain solution that increases efficiencies and helps manage capacity during the most important times of your business cycles.
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Drop Trailer Solutions

Meet your efficiency goals, delivery requirements, know where your freight is at any time—and much more. Using our drop trailer shipping solutions, you get supply chain expertise and unparalleled access to capacity so your supply chain can flex to meeting the changing demands of today’s market. Best of all, the smart solutions that fit your unique needs are all from one provider.

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Contract Dedicated Program
Contract Dedicated Program

Secure lead lines into deep trailer pools and networks of drivers with daily, weekly, or long-haul ranges.

Managed Fleet Network
Managed Fleet Network

Work with our network to access our largest drop trailer and dedicated fleet contract carriers.


Use our branded fleet of trailers for exclusive use. Remove stress points of inefficient loading/unloading operations and overcome short lead times with C.H. Robinson drop trailer shipping services.

Drop Trailer Transportation
Drop Trailer Transportation

Tap into C.H. Robinson's drop trailer transportation services and national fleets previously unreachable without the automation and connectivity of Navisphere®.

What sets our drop trailer shipping solutions apart

Tap into our network of drop trailer shipping contract carriers to drive efficiencies at external locations where we already have trailer pools established. Aggregate low volume lanes to close the gap on your existing asset strategy and expand total drop trailer execution. By working with niche providers, we make it easier to target your most challenging volumes and control peak/surge capacity to your warehouse. The full spectrum of our committed capacity is at your fingertips, from power only, to dedicated on-demand, and everything in between.

Create a seamless, secure flow of information for your supply chain

Keep your supply chain competitive with connectivity technology and integration capabilities that get you the information that matters most. With everything you need for success in a single platform, exchanging information becomes simple, uniting fragmented systems becomes possible, and collaboration can lead to optimization.

  • Automate, optimize, and manage every aspect of the shipment lifecycle.
  • Adapt sophisticated automation capabilities to meet your unique shipping needs.
  • Access hundreds of regional and national drop trailer capacity options through Navisphere.

Explore the latest North American freight and market insights

Stay informed about freight market trends that impact shipping conditions in the United States, Mexico, and Canada.