Providing global coverage in key port-to-port markets, AIT designs time and cost-efficient logistics plans for the world’s seaways.


AIT Ocean Systems is a licensed Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier (NVOCC) freight forwarder. Through established relationships and direct carrier agreements with member partnership associations, co-loaders and global carriers, AIT handles all aspects of ocean transport in most countries of the world.

  • Ocean Import and Export Services
  • Full Container Load Service (FCL)
  • Less than Container Load Service (LCL)
  • Foreign Banking
  • Sight Drafts
  • Letter of Credits
  • Legalization
  • Certificate of Origins
  • AES (Automatic Export System) Direct Filing
  • Breakbulk - Out-of-gauge
  • Reefer Service

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LCL China Import Service

AIT’s LCL China Imports Service accelerates transit time from the Pacific Rim to Chicago.
With weekly fixed sailing schedules from dedicated facilities in China, customers experience a reliable LCL ocean service, with distribution across the states.  

  • Direct Box to Chicago
  • Weekly Fixed Sailing Schedule
  • Complete Shipment Visibility
  • Consolidated Containers
  • Decreased Transit Time
  • Dedicated Ocean Team
  • Guaranteed Vessel Space
  • Peak Season Late Cargo Accepted