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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.
How to Use MyConnect to Ship Your Package to Alaska

Table of Contents Introduction What is MyConnect? How MyConnect Ships to Alaska MyConnect Features & Benefits Ship to Alaska in 3 Easy Steps How Carlile MyConnect Can Help We all know the struggle. You find the perfect item online, only to discover that the retailer doesn’t ship to Alaska. It’s a common issue that many...

General Rate Increase   In response to the announced general rate increase by Ocean carriers coupled with increased costs across our industry, Carlile Transportation will be revising our rates effective November 12th, 2023.  In addition, Carlile is making changes to our fuel application on all shipments traveling via steamship from the Pacific Northwest to Alaska....

The Secrets of Successful Package Forwarding to Alaska

Table of Contents Introduction Secret 1: Understanding the Logistics Secret 2: Consolidation is Key Secret 3: Choosing the Right Package Forwarding Service Secret 4: Understanding Customs and Duties Secret 5: Tracking and Insurance with Carlile Conclusion Key Takeaways  Package forwarding is a service that aids international and domestic shoppers in buying from their preferred online...

Carlile Transportation Honored with the 2023 NDTA Corporate Distinguished Service Award

Carlile Transportation is thrilled to announce its selection as the recipient of the esteemed 2023 “NDTA Corporate Distinguished Service Award” by the National Defense Transportation Association (NDTA). This recognition stands as a testament to Carlile’s unwavering commitment to supporting the goals and objectives of the NDTA. The award will be presented during the NDTA Annual...

Carlile Transportation Celebrates Line Driver Michael Brad Hinkes’ Participation in the National Truck Driving Championships

Carlile Transportation is proud to announce the participation of its accomplished line driver, Michael Brad Hinkes (Brad), in the prestigious National Truck Driving Championships (NTDC) held in Columbus, Ohio. Brad, based in Fairbanks, brings his extensive expertise to the competition, having previously competed at the national level an impressive 8 times. This year, he will...

The Top 10 Things You Need to Include on Your Bill of Lading

Table of Contents Introduction Shipper and Consignee Information Freight Forwarder and Carrier Information Date of Shipment Purchase Order or Reference Number Description of Goods Harmonized System (HS) Codes Shipping Terms and Freight Payment Terms Special Instructions or Handling Requirements Signature and Date Declaration of Value Frequently Asked Questions How do you fill out a bill...

The Beginner’s Guide to Alaska Freight Forwarding

Table of Contents Understanding Freight Forwarding Why Alaska Freight Forwarding Can Be Complex Simplifying Alaska Freight Forwarding for Beginners Benefits of Using Package Forwarding Services for Alaskan Freight Forwarding Choosing the Right Freight Forwarding Partner: Carlile Key Takeaways Freight forwarding is the backbone that supports the seamless movement of goods across vast distances, ensuring that...