3rd party Logistics Provider in Montreal, Canada
Direct Drive takes pride in providing freight broker & 3rd party logistics solutions for businesses of all sizes. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in our remarkable 99% claim-free delivery record, showcasing our dedication to ensuring your shipments arrive safely and on time. At Direct Drive, we understand the value of timely communication, which is why we pledge to respond to your queries within just 10 minutes, ensuring you have the immediate support you need to keep your supply chain flowing seamlessly. When it comes to freight brokerage and logistics services in Montreal, we're the name you trust.
Direct Drive offers efficient intermodal shipping solutions. As a logistics broker with an understanding of the intricacies of modern transportation, we offer you a versatile range of options for shipping your goods. Our extensive network of carriers and partners allows us to seamlessly integrate various modes of transportation, optimizing efficiency and cost-effectiveness. With intermodal shipping, you gain the advantage of tailored solutions to meet your unique requirements, allowing you to navigate the complex landscape of logistics with ease. As a leading Montreal drayage company, we ensure your cargo is handled with care at every stage of its journey.
Drayage Shipping from Le Port de Montreal
Montreal drayage plays a pivotal role in the efficient movement of goods, connecting various components of the supply chain seamlessly. When considering Montreal drayage services, partnering with a reputable Montreal drayage company is essential to ensure the swift and reliable transportation of containers. Direct Drive specializes in container drayage in Montreal, managing the crucial task of transporting shipping containers between ports, railroads and distribution centers. Our expertise lies in navigating the intricacies of port logistics, customs procedures and local regulations, all while maintaining a keen focus on timeliness and cost-effectiveness. With container drayage being a critical link in the logistical chain, opting for a trusted Montreal drayage company ensures goods are transported smoothly, meeting delivery deadlines and fostering a streamlined supply chain process.
We work to coordinate your shipment out of the Le Port de Montreal to wherever it needs to go in North America. The Port of Montreal is Canada’s largest port with over 35 million metric tonnes going through the port in 2022. Our drayage service offers many benefits for shippers including:
- Cost: Transporting your freight over short distances via truck can save time and money.
- Accuracy: We use state-of-the-art warehouse software to manage shipments and ensure accuracy.
- Security: Our staff is highly experienced with drayage operations and will ensure that your freight makes it from point A to point B without an issue.
For short trips to a nearby warehouse or long-haul trips, we are able to handle your drayage shipment.
Montreal Shippers & Carriers for FTL & LTL Loads
We pride ourselves in our long-term partnerships with shippers and carriers to transport freight across Canada and through customs at the American border. We broker shipments for full truckload shipments (FTL) and less-than-truckload shipments (LTL) shipments through our network of verified carriers. Our shippers love that they have one point of contact at Direct Drive Logistics from day one ‘til their freight is delivered. Real-time satellite tracking is another feature loved by our shippers. This system allows you to track exactly where your freight is 24/7. We carry a large variety of fleet vehicles to meet all your shipping needs, including:
- Over the Road (OTR) Trucks
- Full Truckload (FTL) Freight
- Less Than Truckload (LTL)
- Expedited Freight
- Refrigerated Freight
- Heavy Haul Shipments
- Power-Only Freight
- Produce Shipments
International freight broker & logistics consultant
Direct Drive stands as your dedicated international freight broker and trusted logistics consultant. With our global reach and extensive network, we're equipped to tackle the challenges of international shipping head-on. As a freight brokerage Montreal relies on, our experienced team of logistics consultants meticulously plans and executes your international shipments, taking into account everything from customs regulations to cultural nuances. This meticulous approach guarantees your cargo reaches its international destination seamlessly, no matter how complex the journey may be. As a 3PL company Montreal businesses trust, we are committed to helping you expand your reach on the global stage.
Shipping between the US and Canada
Navigating the intricacies of shipping between the US and Canada demands a partner who understands the complexities of customs and border regulations. Direct Drive offers you a seamless and hassle-free experience. As a Montreal shipping company with expertise in freight brokerage and logistics services, we have a deep understanding of the customs processes on both sides of the border. Our extensive knowledge and experience ensure your products cross the border smoothly, minimizing delays and ensuring compliance with all necessary regulations. Whether it's Montreal drayage, container drayage in Montreal or any other aspect of the shipping process, we have you covered.
|Specs||20 ft. int’l container||40 ft. int’l container||45 ft. int’l container|
|Standard GMA Pallets (48” x 40”)||8-10||18-20||20-22|
|48” x 48” Pallets||8-10||18-20||20-22|
|42” x 42” Pallets||8-10||18-20||20-22|
|Approx. Max Payload||62,000 lbs||63,000 lbs||60,000 lbs|
|Capacity Volume||1,172 ft3||2,391 ft3||3,036 ft3|