Companies looking for solutions for bulk liquid shipping in the food industry should consider the UWL FlexiTank for products such as edible oils, corn syrup, fructose, and wine. The benefits of our FlexiTank system are wide ranging, and UWL is proud to offer this service for our diverse clients. Let’s take a moment to look […]

Container throughput across the globe has picked up pace in 2017, compared to 2015 and 2016, according to industry analyst Drewry. In its latest Container Insights Weekly data, Drewry noted that nearly all major trade routes, including Asia-North American West Coast and Asia-North American East Coast, have made contributions to the volume growth. Asia-Mediterranean routes […]

The state of Texas is poised to allow higher weight limits in the vicinity of the Port of Houston. Governor Greg Abbott has signed SB1524, which will raise the maximum weight, with permit, to 93,000 pounds for six-axle trucks, or 100,000 pounds for seven-axle trucks within a 30-mile radius of Texas ports. Effective on January […]

UWL celebrates their 10 year anniversary
April 27, 2017

Press Release   CLEVELAND, OH (April 27, 2017) – The evolution of World Shipping, Inc., headquartered in Cleveland, OH, reached another milestone as their ocean NVOCC, forwarding and airfreight subsidiary, UWL, Inc. celebrated its 10-year anniversary in the first quarter of 2017. Responding to the global market shift in the shipping industry, World Shipping created […]

Hafen TV Eelco Cossee, Vice President, UWL in Europe was interviewed by Hafen TV on Thursday, March 17, 2016 to discuss the opportunities and capabilities at the Port of Moerdijk and world-class services of UWL. Hafen TV is a program (in German) on NRW TV that promotes collaboration between entrepreneurs, companies and institutions in the Netherlands and Germany. Watch the […]

Written by Tim O’Connor, Transportation & Logistics International No matter where in the world a product or piece of machinery needs to go, World Shipping can get it there. “We’re a middle-market company that’s focused on high-service delivery to the discerning international shipper,” President and CEO Fred Hunger says. World Shipping’s advantage in the logistics market […]

UWL is currently the second largest non vessel operating common carrier (NVOCC) in Ohio for exports, and brings over 50 years’ experience to the market and its customer. Its world headquarters is located in Cleveland, Ohio and it also has office in Houston, TX, Europe, and Brazil. The company specializes in the transport of breakbulk, […]