This month marks the 18th anniversary of BGI Worldwide Logistics, a domestic and international freight forwarding company. Founded in 1999 as a two-person operation, the company has grown to more than 30 employees with operations in New York, Houston, Portland, Palm Desert, and Signal Hill. Still in growth mode, BGI recently opened a new branch office in Houston, Texas, and added in-house Customs Brokerage to its menu of services in order to better serve its import clients. BGI is a full-service logistics company that provides ocean and air import and export, and domestic less-than-truckload (LTL), full truckload, and rail.
Gabriel Shweiri, BGI co-founder, and CEO stated, “We are proud to have reached this milestone in our ongoing history. We have had 18 years of hard work and growth and we are thankful for our experienced staff, customers, repeat clients, suppliers, and colleagues for their part in our successful business operations. “BGI is committed to providing clients with an unparalleled freight transportation and logistics experience”.
Established in 1999, BGI Worldwide Logistics, Inc. is the on-demand freight transportation and logistics specialist providing domestic and international third-party logistics services to commercial customers. BGI specializes in delivering unique solutions to complex shipping problems. Our customers rely on us as their expert resource in an increasingly complex domestic and international transportation environment.
BGI is a certified, licensed, and bonded expert in freight transportation and logistics: Licensed by the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) as a Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier (NVOCC), Ocean Transportation Intermediary (OTI), Ocean Freight Forwarder, Licensed by the Department of Transportation (DOT), Licensed Property Broker. BGI is a Certified Member of the International Air Transportation Association (IATA), and Cargo Network Services (CNS).