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    From air and ocean to everything in between, you can trust us to move your freight from one point to another.

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    Get and compare quotes, book shipments, and track them end-to-end on one modern, easy-to-navigate dashboard.

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  • Find Logistics & Solutions

    From warehousing and distribution to expediting critical service parts, we keep supply chains moving.

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For a limited time only, enjoy up to 25% discount on select lanes when you book through UPS Forwarding Hub.

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Celebrate the Year of the Rabbit 2023

Freight Shipping Services

We have the network to take you worldwide.
  • 14,000+

    Origins and destinations served worldwide
  • 300+

    Air and ocean operating facilities worldwide
  • 200+

    Planes in the world’s second-largest cargo airline
  • 160+

    countries served
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Air Freight

If you’re shipping air freight, it’s critical. Our International and North American Air Freight services offers day-specific, door-to-door service to 220+ countries.

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Ocean Freight

Every day we move ocean freight across 2,300+ lanes. So, if you’re nervous about going ocean, we've got it handled for you.

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    Ground Freight

    Growing your business in North America is easy. Our ground freight service makes crossing borders fast and easy.

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    Express Shipping

    UPS Express Critical® offers next-flight-out service for ultra-time-sensitive deliveries. In North America and major global metropolitan areas.

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    Multimodal Freight

    Moving freight can be complex, a multimodal shipping option is less expensive than air freight, yet faster than ocean and an overall great solution.

  • Shipment consolidation at the point of origin saves time and money

    Freight Consolidation

    Cut customs clearance time by consolidating individual shipments to the same destination country into just one shipment. We’ll handle everything from pickup to delivery.

*Offer valid on select UPS Consolidated Air Freight (economy) market rates only from January 16 through February 12, 2023 (both dates inclusive). See additional Terms and Conditions.

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New Guided Quote Views for Shippers of All Levels

We heard you, and we have improved our quoting experience with a guided view to help you ship more confidently, no matter your level of shipping knowledge.

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We’re More Than Just a Freight Forwarder

We’re here to be your supply chain wingman end-to-end. Compare logistics solutions to help your business flow seamlessly, find the answers to your freight questions in our educational hub or check out our shipping tools to streamline your next shipment.
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    Logistics & Solutions

    We’ve been in the transportation and logistics business for a long time, helping companies of all shapes and sizes grow and prosper.

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    Supply Chain Insights

    Check out our Shipping Glossary, Market Updates, Shipping Guides and more.

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    Shipping Documents

    Find all your shipping tools and any other resources you may need here.

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News & Market Updates

Find the latest freight and logistics news, market updates, capacity shifts and rate trends happening in the world of supply chain.

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Freight 101 FAQs

New to freight forwarding or global logistics? Here's what people often ask.

Freight Pickup FAQs

Typical questions asked about the pickup of freight.