Grow Your North American Reach: Ship to Canada with AIT

Secure seamless, cost-effective shipping to Canada with on-the-ground experts

Want to expand your footprint in North America but not sure where to start? We understand. Whether you’re importing from or shipping to Canada, managing a global supply chain is a complex undertaking.

From duties and border security to compliance requirements and customs declarations to tariffs, not to mention back-and-forth with government agencies in foreign languages, the prospect of growing your business’ reach into another country can be overwhelming.

That’s why so many organizations looking to export from or ship to Canada are teaming up with transportation logistics experts like AIT.

Read on to learn more about the expertise of our in-country team and how our network of providers in Canada and full-service-yet flexible options can help your organization add to the bottom line.

What services does AIT provide for shipping to Canada or exporting from Canada?

AIT’s in-country team offers multiple services to help you get your shipments where they need to go, safely and securely, whether you’re moving cargo to or from Canada.

Our Canada solutions span ocean, air, rail and ground lanes, are fully customizable to your organization’s specific requirements and include:

  • Import, export customs clearance
  • Short and long-term storage and warehousing
  • Cold storage expertise
  • Logistics consulting
  • Air freight management
  • Full truckload and less-than-truckload management
  • Local cartage solutions
  • Residential delivery offerings
  • Asset recovery
  • And much more!

What security measures and certifications do AIT’s Canada locations provide?

Our Canada locations are both International Air Transport Association and Transport Canada Certified, and feature multiple, advanced safety and security features, including 24-hour monitoring, closed-circuit cameras, keypad access and a driver check-in and escort policy.

What commodities does AIT’s team in Canada typically work with?

Our consultative, high-touch Canada team provides services across multiple verticals, including but not limited to project cargo, automotive, tradeshows, and power generation and green energy.

Does AIT maintain physical facilities in Canada?

Yes. We have AIT offices and warehouses in both Toronto and Halifax. Our in-country facilities enable flexible pickups, final-mile delivery and other services. Learn more.

Does AIT offer Canada transborder support?

We do! In addition to our cost-effective, custom-built plans for moving freight, AIT offers guidance and help for every stage of moving shipments to Canada or from Canada. Learn more.

Can AIT help my organization with customs clearance issues, including those related to the USMCA?

Yes! Whether you’re looking to ship to Canada or from Canada, AIT’s knowledgeable customs brokerage team can help navigate all the intricate details of Canada customs clearance, including working with customs agents to keep your shipments on track. We will check and double check all the boxes, making sure your freight adheres to every applicable policy and federal regulation necessary. Learn more.

Get started on your business-boosting Canada strategy today

Contact AIT to get started on a partnership plan. Whether you’re exporting from or shipping to Canada, we’ll deliver transborder logistics expertise, customs clearance service and the extensive regional presence you need to take your organization to the next level.

AIT has a robust global logistics network, with more than 60 offices worldwide.

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