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Troy Container Line Announces New Partnership with Basic Warehousing & Distribution, Inc.

NVOCCs’ Clients to Benefit from an Expanded Presences in Chicago Market

RED BANK, NJ (Feb. 18, 2014) – Troy Container Line, one the world’s largest American-owned NVOCCs, today announced a new partnership with Chicago-based Basic Warehousing & Distribution, Inc.  As of Monday, February 17, CFS services for export and FCL shipping transportation will go through Basic Warehousing’s Elk Grove Village location. The new CFS is centrally located outside of Chicago and adjacent to O’Hare International Airport with access to several major highways, easily connecting the warehouse to a global supply chain. The recent announcement solidifies Troy’s standing as a full service provider in the Mid-West region. 

 “At Troy Container Line, we continually evolve to meet the needs of our growing client base,” commented Patricia L. Fitzgerald, COO of Exports.  “Direct exporting from the Chicagoland area to hundreds of destinations around the world, including European, South America and Asian trade lanes, will be enhanced with this new partnership.  Our export team looks forward to working with the Basic Warehousing & Distribution team in this market.”

The Basic Warehousing & Distribution CFS is an approved and fully bonded Customs and Border Protection Container Freight Station. The 100,000-square-foot facility includes 13 door docks and full indoor-outdoor surveillance systems. This new partnership will further expand Troy Container Line’s presence in Chicago and offer enhanced, convenient services to and from the Mid-West market. Importing to Chicago and beyond is now easier with the short lines and flexible hours for cargo pickups offered through Troy’s partnership with Basic Warehousing & Distribution.

“Troy Container Line is committed to providing cost-effective, efficient services – no matter what the destination,” commented Chris Hellow, COO of Imports. “This is an ideal partnership for Troy Container Line in that the Basic Warehousing team shares our vision for efficiency and service.”

“We are very honored to been chosen by Troy Container Lines to represent their CFS in the Chicagoland market.  We look forward to partnering with Troy and being committed to providing excellent service for them and their customers,” commented Sam Spahic, CEO of Basic Warehousing & Distribution. 

With its 30th anniversary quickly approaching in March, Troy Container Line is continuing a decades-long commitment to efficient, professional and cost-effect services. The new Chicago CFS is one of many new announcements slated from Troy Container Line in 2014.

To learn more about Troy Container Line, please visit www.TroyLines or call 1-800-331-0058.  For more information about Basic Warehousing & Distribution, please visit www.basicenterprise.com.

About Troy Container Line

Founded in 1984 as a Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier, Troy has become one of the largest companies in its industry.  From 21 strategically placed warehouses, Troy Container Line serves the needs of an international customer base located in 700 destinations on six continents.  Since its inception, founder Michael Troy realized the level of service his company, as an NVOCC, could provide individual shippers over that of steamship lines.  For the past twenty-nine years, this has become the driving force behind every facet of Troy Container Line’s operations.  This is exemplified in the company’s mission statement, which is to provide the ultimate in personalized customer service.  Please visit www.TroyLines.com or call 1-800-331-0058 for additional information.     

About Basic Warehousing & Distribution

Since its inception, Basic Enterprise, Inc., the parent company of Basic Warehousing & Distribution, has made its number one goal to satisfy customers and their customer needs. With more than 30 years of experience in transportation and logistics, the company’s knowledge and can-do attitude provides the best customer service possible.  Basic Enterprise, Inc. provides an integral service in regards to the transportation needs for the Freight Forwarding, Pharmaceutical, Mining, Wind Energy and/or Manufacturing Industry. www.basicenterprise.com.