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Direct Drive Logistics (DDL) stands as a premier Vancouver freight broker and logistics company, dedicated to revolutionizing supply chain management and elevating cargo transportation in and around Vancouver. With a rich history of delivering exceptional logistics solutions, DDL has become the trusted partner for businesses seeking streamlined and cost-effective freight management.

  • We are independently insuredWe carry our own policies for Primary cargo/auto/errors and omissions. This gives you ONE point of contact for all cargo claims.
  • Real-time tracking We offer easily accessible real time tracking on all shipments so you have complete assurance in the safety and timeliness of the delivery. 
  • One-on-one personal serviceThe biggest & largest logistics companies in the world will bounce you around to a handful of reps who have no relationship with you or your company. Our service is personal, respectful, and 100% accountable from delivery to destination.


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As a leading 3PL logistics company and freight broker in Vancouver, Canada, DDL boasts an impressive 99% claim-free delivery record, showcasing our commitment to ensuring secure and efficient cargo transportation. What sets us apart is our rapid response time, with a response time within 10 minutes. This remarkable dedication to swift communication ensures clients are well-informed and empowered throughout the shipping process.

Within Direct Drive Logistics, integrated logistics encapsulates the variety of logistical solutions we provide, encompassing drayage, inbound and outbound operations, as well as our consulting expertise. We collaborate directly with our extensive carrier network to manage your shipments, whether you need it shipped via truck, van, aircraft or railway.

Modes of Shipping

Vancouver Drayage Company

DDL's expertise extends to drayage services in Vancouver, making us a go-to choice for container movement within the city. Our Vancouver drayage services are designed to optimize the movement of containers between ports, warehouses and distribution centers. With a focus on efficiency and precision, DDL ensures the critical link of drayage seamlessly fits into the broader supply chain puzzle.

For short trips to a nearby warehouse or long-haul trips, we are able to handle your drayage shipment.

Intermodal Logistics Company Vancouver

In the dynamic world of logistics, intermodal solutions have gained immense prominence, and DDL stands as an expert intermodal logistics company in Vancouver. By seamlessly integrating various modes of transportation, including rail, road and sea, we craft comprehensive solutions to balance cost efficiency and delivery speed. DDL's commitment to innovation shines through in our intermodal offerings.

Shipping Container Size & Pallet Count
Specs 20 ft. int’l container40 ft. int’l container45 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

Inbound Shipping to Vancouver

For Vancouver-based businesses, inbound shipping is a crucial aspect of maintaining smooth operations. DDL's strategic expertise comes into play when designing inbound shipping strategies to prioritize timely and cost-effective arrivals of materials and products. By partnering with DDL, your businesses will have a seamless supply chain flow into Vancouver.

Outbound Shipping to Vancouver

Expanding beyond Vancouver's borders requires a logistics partner who understands the intricacies of outbound shipping. DDL's outbound shipping services are designed to facilitate businesses in reaching customers across North America. With our robust network and strategic collaborations, we ensure goods leave Vancouver efficiently and securely, reaching their intended destinations on time.

Our Range of Vehicles for Any Shipping Needs

DDL offers a comprehensive fleet of vehicles tailored to meet a diverse range of shipping requirements. This includes:

Over the Road (OTR) Trucks:
Designed for long-distance transportation, OTR trucks offer the capacity and reliability needed for efficient cargo movement.

Full Truckload (FTL) Freight:
DDL's FTL services ensure larger shipments are transported intact within dedicated trucks.

Less Than Truckload (LTL):
Perfect for smaller shipments, DDL's LTL services allow businesses to share truck space, reducing costs.

Expedited Freight:
When urgency is the priority, expedited freight services guarantee swift delivery without compromising safety.

Refrigerated Freight:
Temperature-sensitive cargo finds a secure home within DDL's refrigerated freight services.

Heavy Haul Shipments:
Oversized or bulky goods are handled with precision through DDL's specialized heavy haul solutions.

Power-Only Freight:
DDL's power-only services provide the necessary equipment to move trailers efficiently.

Produce Shipments:
For perishable goods, DDL's expertise ensures produce shipments remain fresh during transit.

International Freight Broker Vancouver

Navigating the complexities of international logistics demands a knowledgeable partner, and DDL excels as an international freight broker in Vancouver. We offer guidance and solutions for customs regulations, documentation and risk mitigation. Our consultative approach allows businesses to confidently expand their reach across borders.

Shipping Between Canada and the United States

DDL takes on the intricacies of shipping between Canada and the United States, ensuring customs procedures are managed seamlessly. This dedication simplifies the transportation of products across the two nations, saving time and minimizing potential hurdles. DDL's expertise in handling customs formalities contributes to a smooth and efficient cross-border shipping experience.

Choose DDL as your Freight Broker & Logistics Company in Vancouver

Direct Drive Logistics (DDL) establishes itself as a prominent Vancouver freight broker and logistics company, dedicated to optimizing supply chains, enhancing cargo movement and delivering exceptional solutions. With a focus on efficiency and a remarkable track record, DDL transforms the logistics landscape in Vancouver by providing clients with unparalleled services and a trusted partnership.

Logistics Consulting

Hire Direct Drive Logistics as an outside consulting firm to determine your potential capability as a 1PL or consider an outsource solution. We're a US-based logistics company that reaches international shores, with personal service that can't be matched. We understand the needs of a variety of international and domestic businesses and industries and can help you thrive.

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Full-Service Freight Logistics Provider

Tell us what you need, and we'll handle it. DDL has more 3PL capabilities than any other in supply chain management. Capabilities including:

  • Fulfillment
  • Warehousing
  • Storage
  • Distribution
  • Comprehensive consulting

We are exactly who you need us to be, where you need us to be in. Let's discuss how we can help you accomplish the shipping needs of YOUR business.

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A Larger Network of Carriers Allows for More Shipping Capabilities

DDL is prepared to handle shipments of all shapes and sizes using a variety of shipping containers. From our connections across the nation, to top independently owned operators, to our own asset-based trucking fleet; DDL has the solutions for you.