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Ja! Germany

Customized ocean and air freight services for the Germany-Canada and Germany-USA trade lanes.

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For over 40 years, we have offered industry leading ocean and air freight services, including four import services from Germany (weekly ocean consolidations, weekly ocean FCL, weekly air consolidations and daily air direct) and three export services to Germany (weekly ocean consolidations, weekly ocean FCL, daily air direct).

Discover the Universal Logistics difference

  • Reliable transit time available – two weeks from date of sailing
  • Unmatched shipment tracking, including automatic weekly updates (enRoute) and track and trace via our web site (UConnect)
  • Clockwork service based on scheduled weekly departures 51 weeks a year (excluding Christmas/New Year’s week)
  • Your freight is shipped direct, a step that shortens transit time
  • Lower trucking costs from all origin points (under ex-works terms), because our agent-partner operates their own truck freight services offering daily pick-up and delivery schedules
  • Routing flexibility with agent-partner offices operating at the key seaports, airports and strategic inland terminals throughout Germany, The Netherlands and Belgium
  • Emergency and rush shipments can be diverted – on short notice – from ocean to air
  • Order status updates on request. Just give us your purchase order number – we do the rest

More reasons why it pays to choose JA! Germany, available exclusively from Universal Logistics

  • Fully integrated freight and customs brokerage services to reduce costs, optimize transit times and streamline deliveries into Canada and the U.S.
  • Pre-shipping reporting and trade compliance support under the Single Window Initiative (SWI) and Integrated Import Declaration (IID) programs:
    Canada
    Advance Commercial Information (ACI) and eManifest
    U.S.
    Automated Commercial Environment (ACE), Importer Security Filing (ISF ’10+2′) and eManifest
  • Comprehensive insurance coverage available for all modes of transport
  • Client Care, a combination of people, processes and technology that empowers our clients by providing timely, integrated and actionable information
  • Expert consulting on customs issues and freight services
  • Monthly Route newsletter and Trade Alerts!, posted on the Home Page of this web site
  • Universal Logistics is a corporate member of the Canadian International Freight Forwarders Association (CIFFA), the Canadian Society of Customs Brokers (CSCB) and the National Customs Brokers and the Freight Forwarder Association of America (NCBFAA) trading under CIFFA, CSCB and NCBFAA terms and conditions.

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True or false? AMPS penalties only apply to import shipments

Answer: False. Canadian exports are subject to about 17 AMPS (Administrative Monetary Penalty System) infractions.

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