Your factory shipment will be subjected to a handful of over-the-road safety guidelines and requirements. You need to work with a partner/carrier who understands the special guidelines for factory shipping so as to avoid the hefty fines that precipitate from safety violations. Here’s what will tell you if a
The Upside of a Down Economy
The recent plunge in oil prices have a lot of people scared and feeling very cautious in Houston as well as other economies that rely heavily on oil exploration. Layoffs have begun. More are expected. The entire year of 2016 looks to be one
Many confuse freight brokers and international freight forwarders. Texas International Freight is an international freight forwarding Texas-based company. We are licensed in international freight forwarding by the Federal Maritime Commission. We are not freight brokers. There is a difference between the two.
What is a Freight Broker?
A freight broker is an
Texas International Freight provides turn-key logistical services for every stage of industrial and commercial plant and factory moves. We handle dismantlement and relocation plans to heavy machinery moving, rigging, relocation, and re-installation. Our staff has the expertise, the contacts, and the leverage to ensure peace of mind for all high-value overseas and domestic capital equipment moves. Last,
If the situation in Egypt keeps deteriorating, ship lines will refuse to enter its ports. During events like “civil strife” and “acts of God,” steamship lines protect their crews and vessels by anchoring a few miles outside of the port. There they wait until the situation improves. If the situation does not improve, the vessels head to the nearest
Breakbulk Cargo Shipped from the Port of Houston
Texas International Freight specializes in breakbulk cargo shipping. We are based near the Port of Houston, which ships more breakbulk cargo than any other in the United States. We have unparalleled and special relationships with all of the major carriers who specialize