Are you a US importer looking for the cheapest way to ship from Latin America?
Choose the best freight forwarder to transport your goods to the USA

If you are in the US and require logistics support in the Latin American region, you should consider a cargo shipping company that knows the business culture, the language and the customs regulations. We have a proven track record of success when it comes to freight shipping to the US from Mexico, Chile, Colombia, Peru, Panama, or any other country in Central and South America.

OUR FREIGHT SHIPPING SERVICES TO THE US

During the past 20 years, our specialized logistics and freight forwarding services by land, ocean and air have helped various American importers to succeed in the Latin American markets . Using our expertise, our vast network of carriers, and extensive knowledge of the business culture , we give you the peace of mind you need to continue developing stronger relationships with your suppliers.

Ground Transportation:
Our partnerships with the best trucking companies in North America allow us to offer you the cheapest rates when it comes to cross-border shipping from Mexico to the US. Our trucking services to the USA from Mexico and Canada include FTL (Full Truckload Shipping), LTL (Less than Truckload Shipping), regular and Overdimensional Flatbed shipping as well as Intermodal.

Ocean Transportation:
Our ocean transportation service covers all the major ports in the US such as Los Angeles, Long Beach, Oakland, Houston, Tampa or Miami. We offer door to door, door to port and port to port transportation services to the US from any place in Latin America. Our ocean shipping solutions will accommodate any type of cargo or projects: FCL (Full Container Load), LCL (Less than a Container Load), RORO (Roll-On/Roll-Off), break bulk & oversized cargo.

Air Transportation:
Thanks to our vast network of air freight carriers we offer daily and weekly departures from any international airport in Latin America to the US. Our air freight solutions to the US include airport-to-airport, door-to-door, airport-to-door and door-to-airport services, among others.
Latin American Cargo’s Charter Services is also the perfect solution if you need your freight imports from Latin America to be transported quickly and cost-efficiently to the US.

What makes us your ideal logistics partner?

Every country in every continent offers a unique mix of laws, guidelines, customs regulations, documentation requirements, controlled or prohibited goods lists, communication norms, and cultural biases. If you want to be successful when importing from Latin America, you will need a logistics partner that understands the local culture, the business landscape and speaks the local language as well.

Our team of experts offer you superior freight forwarding services and the best rates for your cargo shipping to the US. You will be given expert shipping assessment, superior customer support and tracking management. Our logistics experience and extensive knowledge of the Latin American region guarantee that your goods are transported quickly, safely, and worry-free.

LAC is the best freight forwarding company when shipping from Latin America to the US.

FREIGHT SHIPPING FROM MEXICO TO THE US

Mexico is the second largest supplier of goods to the US and a land of opportunities for US importers. Whether it is a one-time deal or as part of your ongoing requirements, shipping cargo from Mexico to the US can be a challenging experience. We provide you with all the experience and necessary tools to import from Mexico headache free and offer the most flexible door-to-door service in the industry:
  • SHIP FROM THE MAJOR CITIES IN MEXICO: Mexico City, Guadalajara, Monterrey, Puebla, Toluca, León, Tijuana, Juárez, Mérida,Torreón, San Luis Potosí, Querétaro, Aguascalientes, Tlaxcala, Saltillo, Hermosillo, ...
  • TO ANY POINTS IN USA: Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Houston, Miami, Washington, Atlanta, Dallas, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Detroit, Boston, Minneapolis, San Diego, Seattle, ...

FREIGHT SHIPPING FROM CENTRAL AMERICA, SOUTH AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN TO THE US

Since 1997, US imports from Latin America have tripled, despite the growing importance of China in international trade. Countries such as Brazil, Chile, Argentina, Peru or Uruguay are the source of key imports to the US providing agricultural raw materials, chemicals, food, petroleum, machinery and transport equipment, manufactured goods, ores and metals or textiles.

The bilateral free trade agreements signed with different Latin American countries have contributed to a sharp upswing in the US’s economy and a dynamic impact on its global supply chain. The soon to be signed free trade agreement between the US and Brazil, the two largest economies in the Western Hemisphere, is also expected to reduce red tape and costs to ship from Brazil to the USA.

The need for shipping to the US from Latin America has been increasing exponentially during recent years. With LAC by your side you will reinforce your company’s cargo shipping capability for your imports from any country in the Latin American region.

TRADE OVERVIEW BETWEEN USA AND LATIN AMERICA:

  • In 2019, USA is the leading importer of goods from the following Latin American Countries: Belize, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua and Panama
  • Total imports in goods from Central and South America: 108.86 billion USD (2019 - Source: US Census Bureau)
  • Total imports in goods from Central and South America: 357.97 billion USD (2019 - Source: US Census Bureau)
  • MAIN IMPORTS FROM MEXICO, CENTRAL, SOUTH AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN: Electric Machinery; transportation & vehicles; Metals, Minerals & Ores; Agricultural products (Fruits, Coffee, Cereals, Soybean, Foodstuff, Animals, Wood); Food & Beverage; Petroleum & oil; Plastics & Rubber; Textiles (Raw material, clothing & footwear); Chemicals; Telecommunication equipment, Medical Instruments.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION WHEN SHIPPING TO / FROM THE US

  • MAIN GROUND CROSSING BORDERS: The main crossing borders for commercial cargo shipping by land from Mexico to the US are Laredo-Nuevo Laredo, Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras, El Paso-Ciudad Juarez, Nogales Arizona-Nogales Sonora, Calexico-Mexicali, San Diego-Tijuana.
  • MAIN OCEAN PORTS: Los Angeles / Long Beach, Oakland, Seattle / Tacoma, Houston, Tampa, Miami, Mobile, Charleston, Savannah, Newark / New York, Boston, Norfolk, Baltimore, New Orleans, Jacksonville
  • MAIN CARGO AIRPORTS: San Francisco (SFO), Dallas (DFW), Seattle (SEA), Los Angeles (LAX), Miami (MIA), New York (JFK / EWR), Indianapolis (IND), Houston (IAH), Chicago (ORD)

Looking for the best way to ship to the US? LAC is your best freight forwarding solution!

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