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CaroTrans Launches Taiwan to New York LCL Service

CaroTrans Launches Taiwan to New York LCL Service


– Global NVOCC adds another direct, weekly import service to its comprehensive network –


Clark, New Jersey, November 19, 2015CaroTrans, a leading global NVOCC (non-vessel operating common carrier) and ocean freight consolidator, today announces a new, direct LCL import services between Taiwan and New York.  The first sailing to the U.S. East Coast is scheduled for December 4th.  This service features a 32-day transit from Taichung, Kaoshiung and Keelung, Taiwan and express connections to Baltimore, Boston, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh.


CaroTrans is now offering 3 direct import services from Taiwan to the U.S.  In addition to this new service to New York, they also offer service to the U.S. heartland at Chicago, and to the U.S. West Coast at Los Angeles.  Dedicated CaroTrans teams in the U.S. and Taiwan are positioned to serve the needs of customers in each region.



“There’s a need in marketplace today for efficient, direct transportation services and
customer-focused, personalized service.  That’s why we’re continuously expanding our global transportation network to assist logistics service providers in their goal to deliver excellent supply chain solutions to their customers.  This service is another example of our commitment to deepening our global service network,” said Greg Howard, CEO of CaroTrans.


Taiwan is a major exporter of electronics, electronic components, basic metals, plastics, rubber, optical and photographic instruments and chemicals.  In 2014, U.S.-Taiwan bilateral trade reached $67.4 billion.  Taiwan is the United States 10th largest trading partner. (http://www.ustaiwanconnect.org/US-Taiwan-Relations/Trade).


CaroTrans serves U.S. markets with its comprehensive network of local container freight stations and 13 offices nationwide.


About CaroTrans


Established in 1979, CaroTrans International is one of the world’s leading NVOCCs providing global LCL (less-than container load) and FCL (full container load) services.  CaroTrans has a network of offices in Asia, Europe, South America, Oceania, and the United States, along with strong local partners, to offer a global reach that is truly unique.


The CaroTrans suite of Web-based and EDI-enabled e-commerce tools include booking, ocean and inland rates, sailing schedules, and tracking.  They are an essential part of CaroTrans’ commitment to delivering faster, more efficient freight management solutions.  For import shipments, CaroTrans Online Freight Release solution provides logistics service providers with direct control of the release of their customers’ cargo.


CaroTrans is a people driven company with dedicated and knowledgeable team members who engage customers with passion and experience on a local level.


For additional information, visit: www.carotrans.com





CaroTrans:  Greg Howard, 732-540-8121, gregh@carotrans.com

CKL Communications: Carol Lerner, 973-635-6923, ckl.communications@gmail.com

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LCL Export Customer Advisory 15-010


Issue Date: November 16, 2015 

LCL Export Customer Advisory 15-010

Chassis Surcharge (CHS)

Due the rising chassis rental expenses, CaroTrans will implement the following increase to our chassis surcharge (CHS) effective December 16, 2015:







All US and Canadian Origins

All overseas Destinations


Chassis Fee

 1.00 w/m

Min: 1 CBM

December 16, 2015


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