Overcoming the Challenges of Ocean Container Transportation Operations

| November 14, 2017

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Many organizations find themselves losing budget accuracy due to increases in contracted rates and fluctuating spot rates on ocean container lanes. The lack of visibility needed to ensure the accuracy of your ocean freight management presents additional challenges for shippers who utilize this mode of transport. Unsurprisingly, many organizations have their transportation spend spread across several modes such as truckload, LTL, parcel, intermodal, and ocean. Due to a larger focus on domestic spend, international spend, and especially ocean Full Container Load, often falls to a secondary concern.

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High Country Transportation, Inc. was founded as a dry bulk company with one truck in 1985. In the 30+ years since our beginning, we have expanded to a fleet of over 100 trucks providing over-the-road hopper bottom service and dedicated dry bulk service. In addition to our dry bulk fleets, our Freedom division allows over-the-road dry van contractors the opportunity to work with 3PL companies to provide service in the lanes they choose themselves.

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