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DHL Transport Brokerage is a leading provider of custom freight broker shipping services, including full truckload (FTL), less than truckload (LTL) and expedited shipping. Every day, we connect shippers with carriers to ensure thousands of loads arrive where they need to go – safely, on time, and at a competitive price.

  • Whether you need to ship one item, ongoing or seasonal, custom or last minute, one large item or many, DHL Transport Brokerage can manage all your transportation needs. As a non-asset based brokerage with a large network of diversified carriers, no job is too big, too niche or too complex.

    The DHL Transport Brokerage Advantage

    • Capacity & Flexibility – Capacity is never an issue. We match your shipment with the right freight carrier every time based on its specific requirements.

    • Reliability – Our freight carriers are the best in the business, meeting the highest quality and safety standards. They are focused on communication and on-time delivery.

    • Visibility – Through our technology you gain complete visibility into your freight shipments, including real-time updates, tracking and reporting.


    Comprehensive Shipping Services

    • Truckload Shipping (FTL) – Our network of leading truckload shippers offer local, regional and long haul trucking services.
    • Less Than Truckload (LTL) Shipping – LTL service makes it economical to ship smaller loads, while still ensuring your shipments arrive on time and undamaged.
    • Expedited Shipping – Needed it there yesterday? We work with trusted carriers that offer dependable and secure same day, next day and two day shipping options for urgent deliveries anywhere in the United States.
    • Special Projects – DHL Transport Brokerage is expert at handling surge capacity needs such as product rollouts, site start-ups, etc.
    • Bulk Shipping – Shippers’ loads are matched with the specialized equipment and certifications needed, including HazMat. 
    • Temperature Controlled & Refrigerated Shipping – Shipping temperature-sensitive and refrigerated products can be complex so let us source the ideal transportation for all types of temperature-sensitive loads, including pharmaceuticals and chemicals.
    • Flatbed Shipping – Our carriers offer standard and step deck flatbed trailers to securely transport any type of large, heavy freight. 
  • At DHL Transport Brokerage, outstanding freight carriers are the backbone of our business. We don’t succeed unless our carriers succeed. That’s why when you join our nationwide carrier network, we equip you with advanced technology and a dedicated account manager that helps you secure loads that will enable you to operate efficiently and accelerate your business. As the the world’s largest warehouse operator in world, we also know how to minimize loading and unloading times, so you can spend more time delivering customers’ shipments on time, intact and on budget.

    • Grow Your Business – Your dedicated account manager will help secure new FTL and LTL truckloads and route them effectively to maximize your productivity and revenue. 
    • Make More Money – Enjoy competitive rates, quick pay, and preferred partner discounts on equipment and accessories. 
    • Build Your Reputation – In addition to being a DHL partner, get acknowledged for excellent performance via our recognition programs.
  • DHL Transport Brokerage leverages technology that provides around-the-clock visibility for our shippers and carriers so they always have the latest information on every shipment, every lane, every step of the way. Simply log in to your account anytime, anywhere for up-to-the-minute information on current shipments and lane data; create and manage new freight shipments; review shipping history and run reports.

    Shipper Benefits

    • Receive regular updates on shipping status
    • Track freight shipments 24/7
    • Obtain shipping paperwork
    • Generate and manage new shipping orders
    • Run reports and pull year-to-date data
    • Pull on-time data for shipments
    • View order and quote history


    Carrier Benefits

    • Post available equipment and capacity
    • Receive and accept tenders
    • Upload paperwork for faster payment
    • Access accounting information and invoice status
    • Run reports (by defined time)
    • Pull on-time data for shipments
    • Request accessorials
    • Faster payment thru/via our online portal

Why Choose DHL Transport Brokerage

  • Large, diversified network of the nation’s leading freight carriers
  • Connected to carriers with the right equipment and expertise to handle bulk, temperature-sensitive, hazardous or heavy haul loads
  • Ability to manage a single truckload shipment or your entire supply chain by matching every shipment with the right carrier
  • Flexible shipping services for every type of shipper and freight
  • More than $1 Billion in freight managed annually
  • Utilizing the latest technology to keep our shippers and carriers in the know about every shipment, every step of the way

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