Domestic Ocean Freight Shipping

Domestic Ocean Freight Shipping

BGI Worldwide Logistics supplies a complete range of domestic ocean freight forwarding services for all types of cargo. Cargo services include less-than-container load (LCL) and full container (FCL), as well as special equipment, and oversized cargo. BGI is a licensed and bonded Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier (NVOCC) and Ocean Transportation Intermediary (OTI).

Ocean Freight Vessel Docked - BGI


We handle domestic ocean freight shipping from the 48 contiguous states to

Hawaii and Alaska.

Including U.S territories Commonwealths:

  • Guam 
  • American Samoa 
  • Puerto Rico 
  • U.S. Virgin Islands 

BGI Worldwide Logistics provides seamless, dependable domestic ocean freight shipping and freight forwarding services. We book your cargo, arrange for door-to-door delivery including drayage, and manage the shipping documentation.

BGI offers standard 20’ and 40’ ocean shipping containers and the following specialized equipment:

  • 40’ and 45’ High Cubes

  • 20’ & 40’ Open Top

  • 20’ & 40’ Flat Rack

  • 20’ & 40’ Reefer (refrigerated containers)



Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier (NVOCC)  Freight Forwarder (FF)
Common carrier status under FMC regulations Not a common carrier
Serves as a shipper to the vessel operator Only serves as agent
Serves as carrier to its shipper customer(s) Does not issue bill of lading
Shown as shipper on the vessel operator’s Master Bill of Lading Must identify the shipper on master bill of lading:
Cargo owner is listed as shipper; OR
“FF as agent for John Doe”


 Download container specifications. 


IATA-Accredited Agent LACB & Freight Forwarders Assoc., Inc. C-TPAT
CNS-An IATA Company NASBITE Intl.-Advancing Global Business The Cooperative Logistics Network

Contact Us

2453 Lewis Avenue
Signal Hill, CA  90755
tel: 800.987.4244
fax: 562.597.4601