Customized Complete Logistics Solutions
Founded in 1990, UCT Int’l Inc is now in the middle of 3rd decade as a freight forwarder, providing customized soluction for our clients. We take air, ocean, inland and warehouse as four fundamental elements of our services, and continuously fullfill ourselves with knowledge, experience and resources regarding these four. We pride ourselves on our ability to flexibly integrate these elements to provide logistical solutions to companies in a diverse range of industries—industries that value personalized service, consistent delivery, and meticulous attention to detail.
Our teams of professionals offer extensive expertise in global logistics and an unparalleled commitment to providing excellent service tailored to your requirements. With our in-house professional talent, UCT can solve any logistical challenge, no matter how complex.
Air Freight Solutions
Whether you need express service, monitored door-to-door service, Professional DG handing or aircraft charters and onboard couriers, UCT has the expertise to provide the most effective shipping solutions. The experience, competitive rates and personalized service that we provide is the right choice for all of your critical air export needs.
Our highly motivated and trained staff is well-versed in the many technical aspects of U.S. government regulations, state and commerce department licensing requirements, foreign government forms, transportation documents and international collection and banking procedures.
We are an authorized IATA agent and also an IAC (Indirect Air Carrier) authorized by the U.S. TSA. We offer the same personalized service, meticulous attention to detail and logistical expertise wherever you ship your goods – internationally or domestically. Your worry-free experience with us is always the same.
General Import and Export Cargo
Meet your air freight deadlines with UCT’s high performance standards, great air freight rates, and the flexibility to meet your changing needs. Our air freight capability also includes
Crs and Motorized Vehicles
Food & Drug & AGRI & Livestock
Professional DG Cargo Handle
These dangerous goods are rendered by our proficient personnel, who ensure to comprehend and meet the diverse requirements of respectable clients while execution.
Oversized and Overweight Cargo
Since its inception, UCT has positioned itself as a heavy weight and over dimensional freight specialist. Our focus has always been on service, safety and effective heavy lift solutions.
Air charter is the business of renting an entire aircraft as opposed to individual aircraft seats
The North American Free Trade Agreement, commonly called NAFTA, makes it easier to move goods between the U.S., Canada and Mexico than ever before.
UCT has the knowledge, experience and training needed to understand the confusing documents and requirements needed to export/import goods through the U.S. We guide your shipments through the process, shorten the supply chain, cut costs and keep your business running smoothly.
Ocean Freight Solutions
Shipping by ocean is an efficient way to transport your goods anywhere in the world, and when you ship with UCT, you get a knowledgeable staff to handle everything for you, as well as a large selection of shipping options.
From order to delivery, our expert and dedicated staff handles all of the details for you, such as negotiating contracts with ocean carriers, booking shipments and preparing documentation.
We also track your cargo to the destination, checking for its safe and timely arrival. The UCT team can provide planning and consultation services, including cost analysis, terms of sale and letter of credit advice to simplify your financial transactions.
We are able to provide you with cost efficient solutions to all of your worldwide destinations through our network of specialized agents and steamship partnerships. The selection of shipping options, container specifications and packaging requirements as well as customs classification are additional areas in which our ocean export professionals can provide qualified assistance.
FCL/LCL Export and Import Shipping
UCT has established itself as a specialist in the transportation of FCL (full container load) and LCL (less than container load) freight of general cargo. We will take account of transit time, freight rate and safty to compare the FCL and LCL to fit your needs. In addition, our strong relationships with multiple carriers, not only guarantee us can offer the best rate to you, but also availability of the space and equipment, especial in the peak season.
OOG Shipment Organization
UCT has extensive experience in out-of-gauge(OOG) handling including heavy lift and flat-rack loading and lashing. We have relationships with local depots in or near most major ports, and offers professional packing, securing, lashing and stripping services for out of gauge consignments. Only the highest quality cargo equipment and lashing methods are employed.
Professional DG Cargo Handing
Dangerous Good in ocean freight require an approval from an international ocean freight carrier prior to scheduling an international ocean freight shipment. Our professional DG team will help you identify, declare and provide all necessary documents related to international shipping of dangerous goods, in proper form acceptable by international ocean freight carrier.
Break Bulk Cargo
UCT dedicated project cargo team offers expertise in handling and stowage of your oversized cargo. We know that this type of unique cargo requires extra special care and handling and we aim to transport your special equipment in the safest way possible.
ISF/ AES Filing
UCT has completed all certifications and registrations required to become a certified ISF10+2 filer. We have established a web-based application that can handle data transmissions of all our bookings via AES and ISF.
Inland Freight Solutions
Trucking can be a very cost effective way of shipping your domestic freight to any destination in the United States (U.S.), Canada and Mexico. U.C.T. INT’L INC offers trucking services that can be tailored to your specific shipping and budget needs. Take advantage of U.C.T. INT’L INC’s freight transportation management program and let us leverage our total volume to get you the lowest pricing available.
Trucking freight costs are based on the The National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC) standard and differ from how air and ocean freightcosts are calculated. All commodities fall into one of 18 classes between a low of 50 to a high of 500 based on four transportation characteristics: density, storability, handling and liability.
For clients who want to further reduce costs, UCT provides intermodal freight transport. Freight is transported in a container by a combination of rail and truck, without any additional handling of the freight itself. Rail service helps to improve security, reduce damages and loss, and meet scheduled delivery times.
Full Truckload (FTL)
Throughout the U.S. and Canada, UCT has partnered with the nation’s best carriers to provide a wide variety of full truckload (FTL) options. Full truckload options for large shipments include specialized equipment – air ride, removable goose-neck flatbed, heavy haul trucking and refrigerated trucks.
Less Than Truckload (LTL)
For shipments that will not fill an entire truck, less than truckload (LTL) offers unparalleled convenience and cost savings for domestic shipping. UCT has partnered with some of the best carriers nationwide, negotiated the best possible rates and developed tools to allow shippers to easily manage the shipping process. Standard LTL trucking is the most cost-effective over-the-road service. Expedited LTL is available for shipments on a deadline or schedule.
Domestic Air Cargo Shipping
When every second counts, customers turn to U.C.T. INT’L INC as one of the most reliable domestic air freight forwarders in the United States including Puerto Rico. Air cargo transportation decreases shipping time, allows for greater inventory control for just in time manufacturing and stocking, generally results in superior condition of goods upon arrival, and for certain commodities, lower shipping costs.
UCT offers expedited air freight shipping services for time-critical shipments. Our network of scheduled air cargo carriers moves cargo fast and efficiently and when combined with express trucking, can give you critical delivery options other logistic companies simply can’t.
Typically air cargo either ships on a pallet or as loose cargo. Palletized goods are assembled and secured by nets and straps before being loaded as a unit onto an airplane. Loose cargo is delivered to an airline as separate packages and loaded and unloaded onto airplanes (or ULDs) by airline employees. Air freight shipping costs are based on actual weight or dimensional weight, whichever is greater.
UCT’S air cargo services include tracking your shipments by monitoring them in the air and on the ground to ensure safe, timely delivery.
Intermodal Container Drayage
We also offer nationwide intermodal container drayage services into a number of other major port and rail terminals around the country through our proprietary container management process. Intermodal freight transport involves the transportation of freight in an intermodal container orvehicle, using multiple modes of transportation (rail, ship, and truck), without any handling of the freight itself when changing modes. The method reduces cargo handling, and so improves security, reduces damage and loss, and allows freight to be transported faster.
U.C.T. INT’L INC provides custom warehousing solutions designed for small to mid-sized businesses, large companies and international corporations alike. With fully bonded warehouse locations through out the United States, storage and transportation of cargo from our warehouses is cost and time effective.
Our warehouses are located near ports of entry and in key locations around the U.S. This shortens shipping time and gets your products to your customers faster.
Our warehousing will place your shipments on pallets for easier and safer handling for light items, and a means to transfer heavier items by forklift. As per your request, or if necessary, pallets can be shrink wrapped. In addtion, we will surely be aware of IPPC Mark.
We provide indoor, outdoor, and trailer storage for all types of freight. Our staff will custom build an area for your product. Both racking and floor storage are available for your individual needs.
Checking / Repackaging /Labeling
As freight moves in and out of your warehouse space, we can repackage it and attached appropriate label to suit your next freight move.
U.S. Custom Bonded
Our warehouse is a custom bonded facility. Your freight is secure in a bonded area for U.S. Customs to inspect. We have been rated a low risk warehouse by Homeland Security and many other insurance companies and banks. This allows us to offer a secure warehouse to all our customers.