Ocean - Port Services

Ocean port services represent a critical aspect of international trade and logistics. They involve the management and handling of cargo at seaports to facilitate effective freight transport via sea routes. From the moment a ship docks, port services oversee multiple operations including freight loading and unloading, cargo inspection, sorting, and storage.

Additionally, ocean port services also manage customs procedures. Whether it’s to or from Halifax or Vancouver and anywhere in between, we ensure that all imported or exported goods comply with the country’s laws and regulations. This involves paperwork, levying duties, and preventing the smuggling of illegal goods.

Moreover, our services also include the provision of facilities for the repair and maintenance of vessels, supplying fuel, and providing amenities for crew members. In essence, ocean port services ensure a seamless transition of goods from maritime transport to other forms of transport, like trucks, railways, or air for their onward journey, thereby ensuring the smooth flow of global trade.

Break Bulk (Roll-on/Roll-off) Efficient break bulk and roll-on/roll-off services for oversized cargo.
Bulk FMi
Container Types Diverse container types to suit varied cargo needs and specifications.
Choose It
Crating Secure, custom crating solutions for safe and reliable cargo transport.
Crate It
Customs Documentation Facilitation Streamlined customs documentation facilitation for hassle-free international shipping.
Clear It
De-Stuffing (Portside) Efficient portside de-stuffing services for quick cargo turnaround.
Drayage (FCL) Reliable FCL drayage services for seamless port-to-door logistics.
Dray FMi
Export Declarations (CERS – Canadian Export Reporting System) Accurate export declarations via CERS for compliant Canadian exports.
FCL (Full-Container-Load) Optimized FCL solutions for cost-effective, full-container cargo transport.
FlatRacks Versatile FlatRacks for accommodating oversized or irregularly shaped cargo
Rack It
LCL (Less-Container-Load) Flexible Less Than Container Load options for smaller shipments.

Reach the Ocean on Either Side of the Continent

Canada has one of the largest coastlines in the world. Because of this, ocean freight shipping is a part of the lifeblood of our economy. Our ports are the heart that pumps freight in and out. Whether it’s Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal, or Halifax, we ensure that operations at the port level are smooth. 

Reliable Portside Freight Handling

It could be stuffing, de-stuffing, or trans-loading of your freight. A lot can happen at an ocean port. Handling of freight containers is a major part of any port service in Canada. Our ocean freight services ensure that your shipments are properly handled, regardless of which step they are in their journey.

Portside Documentation Done Right

Customs documentation facilitation can be a headache anywhere, let alone at an international ocean port. Without professional help, the possibility of mishandling your freight documents can be high. Let us at FMi Logistics handle the paperwork for you. Rest assured that you only have to wait for your packages to arrive. 


LCL - Less Than Container Load



FCL (Full-Container-Load)



Listing of All Ports for Solutions Mapping



Master Bill of Lading



Open Top Containers



Reefers (Temperature Controlled)



Transloading (Portside)



Break Bulk (Roll-on/Roll-off)



Container Types






Drayage (FCL)



Export Declarations (CERS – Canadian Export Reporting System)






House Bill of Lading









Service Features

Portside Freight Handling
We manage the handling of your freight at the port. This includes filling, unloading, and the transfer of shipping containers.
Shipping Container Options
We have containers that are appropriate for your shipments. These include 20', 40', and 40' HiCube containers.
Document Handling
Our experts ensure that your documentation at the port is done in accordance with the law.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I get started with FMi Logistics?

Getting started with FMi Logistics is easy. Simply reach out to our team via phone, email, or through our website, and we’ll be happy to discuss your logistics needs and provide you with a customized quote. We’ll work with you every step of the way to ensure a smooth and seamless transition to our logistics services.

Where can I find information about my shipments?

At FMi Logistics, we provide our clients with access to our convenient online shipment tracking tool, which allows you to monitor your shipments in real-time. You can access this tool through our website, and our team is always available to answer any questions or provide additional information about your shipments.

What are incoterms?

Incoterms are a set of standardized international trade rules that define the rights and responsibilities of buyers and sellers in import and export transactions. They specify who is responsible for paying for transport, insurance, and customs duties, among other things. At FMi Logistics, we have extensive knowledge and experience in managing incoterms for our clients, and we can help you navigate these rules to ensure a smooth and successful international trade transaction.

How does FMi Logistics manage international regulations on freight and transport?

At FMi Logistics, we have a deep understanding of international regulations governing freight and transport, and we work closely with our clients to ensure compliance with all relevant regulations. We stay up-to-date on the latest rules and requirements, and we leverage our network of international partners and carriers to ensure smooth and seamless international logistics operations.

What kind of consulting does FMi Logistics offer?

At FMi Logistics, we offer a range of consulting services to help our clients optimize their logistics operations and improve efficiency and profitability. Our consulting services include transportation analysis, inventory management, supply chain optimization, and more. We work closely with our clients to understand their unique needs and challenges, and we develop tailored solutions that deliver results.

Contact Us

No matter your business needs, FMi Logistics is here to serve you. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help you.

#111 – 7151 44th St SE
Calgary, AB T2C 4E8
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