Breakbulk cargo

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

texas international freight

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

Oil Pipe

Texas International Freight ship pipe worldwide for a number of industries. We ship pipe for the oil and gas industry, like OCTG, casing, and drill pipe. We ship seamless pipe for applications such as telecommunications and mining. And we ship pipe that is plastic, and other types of PVC pipe.

Factory relocations

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,

Oil Pipe

Seamless pipe is in high demand these days.  It is in extremely high demand in Australia and New Zealand.  Those two countries have decided to have National Broadband Networks. These networks’ fiber optics require the use of very small OD seamless pipe. So, we get a lot of inquiries into how

dangers of shipping

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