Do you have freight shipping to-or-from Mexico?

If so, The ILS Company has you covered in three easy steps to help you move your materials to and from Mexico like a seasoned pro.


You can expect to experience why hundreds of customers like you, trust their supply chain to The ILS Company.

Step 1: Get the Details.

It is important to get shipment details prior to asking for a quote. Accurate shipment information such as the pick-up and delivery zip codes, commodity, weight, cargo dimensions and value of the load are critical to understand the mode of transportation needed to secure your Mexican freight quote.

Step 2: Share the Details

An ILS member may ask you for missing detailed information needed for a successful Mexico shipping experience.

Step 3: Receive and Approve our Quote and let us get to work

You can expect to experience why hundreds of customers like you, trust their supply chain to The ILS Company

Do you need help understanding what happens at the USA-Mexico border with your freight?

If so, The ILS Company has you covered. We will guide you through the successful import and export at the US - Mexico border


There are four critical obstacles that require 80% preparation and 20% execution in border crossing cargo

Obstacle 1: Customs Brokerage

With certainty, you can expect questions to arise when your freight reaches the Mexico border prior to entering or leaving the country.

You really need an expert to help you with customs brokerage documentation, clarifying case-by-case needs, and providing key visibility to trade processes to avoid costly delays.

Obstacle 2: Driver Availability

Transfer agents at the US-Mexico border offer a limited capacity due to great demand. Prior notice is expected to secure a transfer driver who is authorized to border cross freight.

Obstacle 3: Regulation

US and Mexico importation and exportation rules vary based on commodity. Customs brokerage and inspections, licenses and permits are amongst the variety of overlapping international trade layers, needed to clear the shipment.

Obstacle 4: Congestion at the Port

Border crossing cargo takes time. It also varies on the congestion of the port city. Cities like Laredo, Texas, El Paso, Texas and Otay Mesa, California, dominate border crossing of land cargo with thousands of border crossing shipments per day

Looking for solutions on transportation in today's complex logistics world?

Talk to the experts!

We invite you to speak to one of our team members and learn how we help build solutions to help keep your freight moving between Mexico and the world