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Carlile Transportation is the premier Alaska-based transportation and supply chain partner. Carlile was established in 1980 to service Alaska’s retail, oil and gas, mining, construction, and commercial fishing industries.

In addition to providing complete logistics solutions for Alaska’s supply chain, Carlile also provides shipping solutions for Alaska’s consumers and businesses. As a premium provider of sea, road, and air freighting services with multiple locations both in Alaska and beyond, Carlile provides customers with swift market access and immediate access to Alaska’s full range of products.
What Are Supply Chain Logistics?

Supply chain logistics are the backbone of many different industries. For instance, the manufacturing process cannot exist without supply chain logistics. Various materials must be sourced from suppliers and brought to the factory to create a product. The manufacturing process would grind to a halt without supply chain logistics. The food industry is another excellent...

Northbound Voyage Shipping Delay

SHIPPING DELAY INFORMATION: Due to a mechanical issue, the northbound voyage 22113, scheduled for departure on July 20, 2022, has been canceled. Northbound voyage 22115 will continue as scheduled on Friday, July 22. Tote is expected to return to two sailings next week. Our team at Carlile is working diligently to minimize the impact of...

Carlile Steps Up For Safety at Annual Event

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 29, 2022 CARLILE STEPS UP FOR SAFETY AT ANNUAL COMMUNITY EVENT ANCHORAGE – Alaska has some of the most hazardous driving conditions in the country. In 2020, there were 53 fatal motor vehicle crashes and 64 deaths in the state, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Traffic fatalities at...

MyConnect Makes Shipping to Alaska Easier

Have you ever ordered something from a retailer only to find out that they don’t ship to Alaska? The reality is that it’s much more difficult to ship to the northern-most state than you might think. There are a lot of challenges that come with shipping to Alaska that can really hinder the process for...

What Are the Challenges of Shipping in Alaska?

If you’re looking to move goods to or from Alaska, you’ll need to be aware of the unique challenges that come with shipping in Alaska. For one, the terrain can be difficult to navigate, especially if you’re driving a freight truck. There are also size and weight regulations in place for trucks traveling in Alaska,...

What Are Cold Chain Logistics?

Cold chain logistics is a critical part of the supply chain for any company that produces or sells temperature-sensitive goods. It can be a complex process, but it is important to understand how cold chain logistics work. In this post, we will discuss the basics of cold chain logistics and what we do to keep...