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Ocean Freight
Meet Your Global Ocean Freight Needs
UPS Supply Chain SolutionsSM offers a full array of freight forwarding and global transportation services. From almost any origin, destination, or carrier, we can provide a single, streamlined source to book your cargo, arrange for collection, and manage the shipping documentation. We can accommodate almost any size shipment, and our advanced tracking technology provides you with visibility of critical milestones.

As one of the world's leading Non-Vessel Operating Common Carriers (NVOCC),* we can maximise your routing and transit time options by managing your ocean shipments door-to-door with ease, visibility, and global reach. Choose from our flexible ocean freight services based on your timing, cargo size, and equipment needs.

Full container load service - Access frequent departures at competitive rates for full container load (FCL) shipments from major ports around the world.

Less-than-container load service - Utilise less-than-container load (LCL) departures between major ports, managing every step to give you visibility throughout the process.

Sea/air service - Combine the economies of ocean freight and the speed of air freight with customised solutions from our ocean and air freight experts.

  • Dependable transit schedules and sailings from major ports around the world
  • Access to space allocations with major carriers
  • Network of consolidation centres and regional gateways to manage cargo flows
  • Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) connectivity with vessel operators
  • Door-to-door service
  • Multiple levels of ocean freight services to meet your needs
  • Advanced tracking and reporting options

  • Maximise routing and transit options through multiple sailings per week to global destinations across a selection of preferred carriers
  • Simplify your transportation and freight processes with a single provider who can manage your supply chain
  • Enhance visibility of your shipments using our advanced technology 
  • Meet your volume, timing, and price needs using established, reliable NVOCC* services

Provided by UPS Ocean Freight Services, Inc. See Terms and Conditions for additional information, conditions, and limitations, at www.ups-scs.com/terms (English only). For NVOCC services, download UPS Ocean Freight Services (NVOCC) Terms and Conditions. For ocean freight forwarding services, download UPS Supply Chain Solutions (Ocean Freight Forwarding) Terms and Conditions.

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