CaroTrans is a leading global NVOCC and ocean freight consolidator dedicated to delivering the highest level of customer service and support. We accomplish this with committed local teams of ocean transportation experts that are positioned to provide exceptional service in key trading markets throughout the world. Our global offices, in combination with strategic partners, provide a strong global network of import and export operations dedicated to service excellence. We believe that well established local teams with regional market knowledge provide the highest level of customer care and service which is the hallmark of the CaroTrans brand.
Import and export ocean transportation services including: LCL, FCL, breakbulk, out of
gauge and project cargo. These services cover port-to-port and door-to-door delivery.
Consolidation and deconsolidation. In the U.S., we offer an extensive network of CFS
receiving stations located throughout the country. Customers benefit from overall reductions in
transportation costs, improved transit times, and the immediate availability of local,
U.S. domestic pick up and delivery service anywhere in the 48 contiguous states
Ability to tailor services to fit the customer’s shipping needs.
We offer customers a sophisticated and innovative suite of e-commerce tools which help streamline the processing of all ocean freight transactions and grant seamless access to our network anytime of day or night.
Our 35-Year History of Serving the Shipping Community
Jim Justiss of Carolina Freight Corp. started CaroTrans. The company initially prospered in the U.S./Puerto Rico trade.
CaroTrans expanded to other world markets.
Carolina Freight was acquired by Fort Smith, AK based Arkansas Best Corp.
CaroTrans International was purchased from Arkansas Best Corp. by an investor group that included Greg Howard, CaroTrans CEO.
CaroTrans is a subsidiary of Mainfreight Ltd., a New Zealand based logistics firm.
However, the NVO continues to operate as an independent neutral consolidator.