Customs Brokerage / Import & Export

A single-point provider you can depend on.

Your time is better spent managing your core business. Lineage will handle your customs brokerage needs as the single-point provider to clear, transport and store imported and exported food products through U.S. ports and beyond.


Your team is ready.

Our in-house customs brokerage team specializes in each stage of the import/export process to expedite your product’s journey in or out of the country. We will manage your product through customs clearances, ISF Filings and even USDA Inspection. Pairing our value-added services like customs brokerage with our unparalleled cold chain solutions makes Lineage the international logistics provider of choice for customers moving product overseas.


Location, location, location.

Lineage’s strategic presence in the country’s busiest ports positions your products for swift, seamless movement around the world. Whether you’re moving proteins from the Midwest or produce from California’s Central Valley, partnering with Lineage helps you efficiently meet demand for your perishable food in overseas markets. We serve your east coast needs through the Ports of Charleston, Norfolk and Savannah as well as your west coast needs through the Ports of Seattle, Tacoma, Long Beach and our latest next-generation facility – Lineage Cool Port Oakland.


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Let us help you with

Supply Chain Engineering
Partner with Lineage to optimize your distribution network, leveraging your data and ours to optimize your supply chain, eliminate waste and help reach your customers faster.
Move your products seamlessly from one mode to another by letting Lineage manage your intermodal transloading.
Railcar Siding
Transition your product safely and efficiently from rail to storage using Lineage’s railcar siding services.
Adjacent Deep-water Terminal
Enjoy Lineage’s access to the world’s largest global ports—capable of accommodating a fully-laden Panamax vessel.
Drop Trailer / Container Plug-in
Keep your product cool and your team on the go by taking advantage of our drop trailer and container plug-in services.
Handball Container Loading/Unloading
Maximize your available container space without sacrificing quality by trusting Lineage to handle your product with care.
Factory Clearance
Partner with Lineage to move your product safely and seamlessly from the production floor to our storage facilities.
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Port-Centric Warehousing

Connecting your products to consumers around the globe.

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