Finding a Local Freight Forwarder

Freight forwarders are located in most metropolitan areas. Yellow pages often have a freight forwarder, or transportation, heading. Additionally, the National Customs Brokers and Forwarders Association of America will provide exporters with information on their members. They can be reached at

1200 18th Street, NW,
Suite 901,
Washington, DC 20036,
(202) 466-0222.


Privately operated forwarder listing services can be useful when looking for a local forwarder. The following websites have listings:

Agricultural Freight Forwarders

An extensive, detailed database of Agricultural Freight Forwarders, including their experience shipping agricultural products.