Thunderbolt Global Logistics, LLC
|: 1501 St. Paul Street
|: Suite 127
|: Baltimore, Maryland 21202
|: United States Of America
|: Mr.Chris Osborne
|: +1 410 633 2722
|: +1 410 633 0099
Thunderbolt Global Logistics is a leading international freight forwarder/NVOCC and customs broker based in Baltimore, Maryland. We have an experienced staff that can navigate the complex world of international and domestic shipping.
We arrange shipments of general cargo and oversize machinery to/from any USA origin to/from any worldwide destination. We utilize flat racks, mafi’s and breakbulk vessels when necessary for out of gauge shipments. We have strong relationships with the major ocean carriers. Our domestic carriers are well equipped to handle multiple axle shipments to/from anywhere in the USA. We have a strong nationwide network of container carriers and less than truckload (LTL) carriers.
We have warehouses at all major seaports and inland locations that can load/unload containerized cargo and provide short or long term storage. Trans loading is strong area for us. We can break down cargo in ocean containers and deliver the shipment to single and multiple destinations. All of our warehouses can load cargo on flat racks to NCB specifications.
We have export service contracts with multiple ocean carriers that provide us with global coverage. We also have relationships with many of the breakbulk and project cargo carriers. We have LCL agreements with all major ocean consolidators in the USA providing global LCL coverage.
We work with a leading USA based air freight forwarder who takes care of all of our export air shipments for our clients and agents. We can offer domestic air service when necessary for time critical shipments.
One of key strengths is our worldwide network of agents. They provide excellent service in their respective country. We have worked with many of these agents for a long time and have very strong relationships with them both professionally and personally. We are members of 2 project cargo networks and 2 general cargo networks. Our agents are country specific experts in their particular market. We have agents in nearly every country around the world. From Aarhus to Zarate we have your shipment covered.
IMPORT SERVICES & CARGO INSURANCE SERVICES
Choosing the right customs broker will give your company a competitive edge. Thunderbolt is the partner that will protect your interests with a keen understanding of Customs Insurance, Customs Clearance, and the latest transportation rulings. Customer service is our hallmark, and just one project will show you what you have been missing.
Over 125 years of collective experience
Customs Compliance Officer is a Certified Customs Specialist (certified by NCBFAA)
ABI – Automated Broker Interface tied directly to U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP’s) operating system
ACH – Automated Clearing House for automated/electronic duty payment
PGA – Capability to clear other government agency cargo simultaneously with Customs Clearance, and assist you in compliance with each agencies’ regulations.
RLF – Ability to file entry in all eligible ports in the U.S. directly from our Baltimore office
BONDS – Ability to apply for Customs Bonds for our clients (either Continuous or Single Entry)
INSURANCE – Can include duty in insurance calculation as additional loss prevention
ACE – Automated Commercial Environment (ability to act as your liaison for obtaining various entry reports issued by CBP, and deposit blanket documents in their system on your behalf)
ISF FILING – We can file your Importer Security Filing on your behalf
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