Ocean Freight Forwarder & NVOCC

Ocean Freight Forwarder & NVOCC


BGI Worldwide Logistics is fully Licensed as a Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier (NVOCC) and a bonded ocean freight forwarder. With over 20 years of experience in international ocean freight, we offer a complete range of ocean freight import and export services. BGI has significant industry experience and the financial stability you can depend on. We have built an extensive network of international ocean freight agents in almost every country in the world. Our experienced global partners enable BGI’s customers to import and export from virtually any city worldwide.
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BGI can handle all of your International ocean freight needs. Our expert team of import and export specialists understands the importance of choosing a trusted and experienced ocean freight forwarding company. A host of costly issues can arise when working with an inexperienced freight forwarder or consultant. BGI takes the worry out of the equation.


We can do:

  • Full containers (FCL)
  • Less than container load shipments (LCL)
  • General sea cargo shipping
  • Specialized items
  • Over dimensional loads
  • Heavy equipment
  • Hazardous materials (hazmat)
  • High-value cargo


Customs Made Easier for Customers

BGI now offers nationally licensed in-house customs brokerage servicesIn addition to our proficiency in importing and exporting international ocean freight worldwide, we will guide you step-by-step through the ocean import procedure to ensure that your international ocean freight passes successfully through the complex customs process into the United States.

Ocean to Door Service

When a shipment arrives at a United States port, BGI can transport it to any domestic location using one of our dependable trucking carriers. BGI customers have the option of drop-and-pull, and drayage services for full container loads (FCL). BGI also offers cost-lowering consolidation services, combining less than container load shipments (LCL) that are going to the same destination port. Conversely, when exporting, BGI collaborates with our foreign partners to provide door-to-door international ocean freight shipping and customs brokerage services - guiding your shipments through the complex customs process into the destination country successfully.


BGI provides services along the major trade lanes to the U.S. from: 

• Europe
• China, Japan, and Korea
• Southeast Asia
• Middle East: Israel, Jordan Lebanon, UAE, Kuwait, Egypt and Turkey 
• India and Pakistan
• South American and Central America
• Australia and New Zealand
• South Africa 


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

40’ and 45' High Cube
20’ & 40’ Open Tops
20’ & 40’ Flat Racks
20’ & 40’ Reefers
45’ Standard


BGI also offers domestic ocean freight services. We handle domestic ocean freight shipping from the 48 contiguous states to Hawaii, Alaska, and U.S territories Commonwealths:

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

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IATA-Accredited Agent LACB & Freight Forwarders Assoc., Inc. C-TPAT
CNS-An IATA Company NASBITE Intl.-Advancing Global Business The Cooperative Logistics Network
MAP's 2015 Presidential Award Winner

Contact Us

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