Vessel Agency Operations
The World Shipping, Inc. staff is the largest and most experienced in the Great Lakes. As the maritime concierge for all Great Lakes Ports, ship owners, ship operators, time charters, voyage charterers will experience best-in-class customer service, ensuring each port call and every voyage is performed in the safest, quickest and most cost efficient manner.
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Back Row: Agron, Bob, Doc, Jordan
Vessel Operations Offices
Over 55 Years of Heritage
Since 1960, World Shipping has been active in serving shippers and receivers of international cargo operating in multiple segments, including freight forwarding, ocean freight, trucking, rail operations, warehousing and distribution, bulk liquid international logistics, and customs clearance. Headquartered in Cleveland, OH, The World Group companies include World Shipping, Inc., ContainerPort Group, UWL, World Distribution Services, and NewPort Tank Containers.
Vessel Agents Since 1960
World Shipping, Inc. is an independent shipping agency (Great Lakes Vessel Agents & Canadian Vessel Agents) specializing in vessel operations, APIS/AMS/ACI/ENOA/D, grain forwarding and project logistics.
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FEATURED IN CLEVELAND, OH – June 19, 2017 – The global shipping industry lost one of its early pioneers […]Read More ›
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WDS is expanding its warehousing and distribution facility to satisfy industrial needs in Savannah, GA
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Asset-based Forwarder UWL Coordinates Customs Brokerage Services with Great Lakes Vessel Husbandry Business of World Shipping, Inc.
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World Distribution Services announces that they have more than doubled their agricultural commodity transload capacity through the addition of a […]Read More ›
Vessel: VICTORY I Featured Port: Port of Detroit Photo caption: Arnold Dock – Mackinac Island Photo submitted by: Bob AudyRead More ›
Guest Author: Jackie Csiszar, Director Business Development, World Shipping, Inc. For those of us who work in – and with – the […]Read More ›
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