With our clients providing a wide variety of forwarding services, we have developed the experience handling everything from general cargo and airfreight, reefer, hazardous commodities, bulk products, oversized and heavy equipment, to other breakbulk cargoes. Our business is to offer a complete service package, whatever the client’s requirements may be.

Global Consolidation and FCL Services:

In cooperation with our global network of agents we provide both export and import LCL consolidation services to and from cities around the globe. Services can be door to door or port to port. Rates and transit times are available from our rate request tool on this website. The global network can also offer FCL services for your full container single commodity cargo.

 Airfreight Services:

Gillship Navigation now offers airfreight services for both export and import cargo. We are qualified IATA cargo agents and qualified to handle dangerous goods by air.

Warehousing & Transportation:

We can provide complete warehousing services for import and export goods. Including short and long term storage, repacking, labeling, transloading, and domestic and trans-border transport for both LTL and FTL cargo to all cities in Canada and the United States.

Dimensional and Overweight Cargo:

We are project specialists and work with qualified facilities, trucking companies, rail operators, and riggers to accommodate OOG cargo for movement within Canada the USA or worldwide. This is an integral part of our project transportation services.

Hazardous Cargo:

We have fully-trained staff to ensure that the proper arrangements, including required paperwork, labels and packing advice is available to all parties concerned. Our personnel are qualified in accordance with government regulations. And we employ the services of hazardous goods experts for specific or unusual requirements.

Canada & USA Customs Clearance:

Through our partners we can provide customs clearance services in both Canada and the United States. This service will classify imported goods, arrange duty and tax payment, secure special rulings where available, and ensure the accurate HS codes are applied to imported goods. We also assist in providing information on requirements of other Government departments.

Marine/Air/Highway Cargo Insurance Brokers:

Providing for marine, air cargo, and highway transportation insurance coverage under our blanket open policy at very competitive rates. Claims are settled virtually anywhere in the world.

Export Packaging / Container Stuffing:

Through long term relationships with companies specializing in this field, we are fully equipped to handle any and all enquiries concerning export packaging, container loading and blocking/bracing, and can arrange for qualified marine surveyors regarding these needs.

Global Agency Development:

Gillship Navigation currently operates with an extensive global agency network. Agreements have existed well over 20 years with many of our global partners. We continue to expand our network and our services with agreements covering other global destinations and we welcome the opportunity to add you to our global network partners.


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