Ocean freight offers maximized options and increased profitability. Dependable transportation to optimize your supply chain and drive down costs.

Depending of the size, weight, and shape of your cargo we will determine the best method of transit for you. Ocean freight can be your company’s most economical method of shipping your cargo internationally. We provide worldwide coverage to you through our global network of logistics professionals. As a full-service NVOCC, we will help you optimize your supply chain by streamlining all of your freight and transportation processes.

FCL (Full-Container Load)

FCL offers the most reliable, safe, and cost-efficient means of transporting goods. We offer FCL movement in standard container sizes (20’, 40’, 40’HC, 45’) and types (standard, open top, temperature-controlled, flat rack). We analyze your cargo and determine the best container size and routing for you.

LCL (Less-than-Container Load)

When a full container is more than you need we can consolidate your shipment with others to save you money. LCL allows you to plan your inventory levels so you can order and ship only the amounts you need, reducing your total supply chain and inventory costs.

Ocean Freight Features:

  • Consistent and reliable transit schedules
  • Lower inventory levels and costs through sales forecasts and planned shipments
  • Contents are protected from weather conditions, spoilage, and pilferage

Ocean Freight Benefits:

  • We tailor our services to meet your supply chain and the destination market requirements.
  • Our long-term relationships with our global partner network and carriers allow us to give you maximum coverage and competitive rates.
  • We offer quick, accurate, and cost-effective services that make you more competitive and profitable.


An N.V.O.C.C is a common carrier that holds itself out to the public to provide ocean transportation. It issues its own house bill of lading or similar document. It does not own or operate the ocean transportation vessels. An N.V.O.C.C. leverages its relationships with vessel-operating common carriers and serves as a shipper for their customer.

R.S. Express, Inc., Carrier,  FMC Organization 008419, FMC License 3204NF, has opted to be exempt from tariff publication requirements per 46 C.F.R. §520 and 532 by utilizing Negotiated Rate Arrangements (“NRAs”). Acceptance of quotations shall become binding after receipt of the cargo by the carrier or its agent (or the originating carrier in the case of through transportation). Carrier’s Rules Tariff are provided free of charge at www.rsexpress.com. Carrier reserves the right to modify its NRA rate/charges offer prior to Carrier or its agent receiving the cargo for transport. All origin and destination local charges apply whether or not included in RSE’s Rules Tariff or in quotations.

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