Houston to Seattle freight shipping

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Houston Freight Shipping

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Houston freight shipping services include a heavy mix of ocean and air, as well as truck and rail due to its strong road infrastructure, two airports and a busy ocean port. Houston has the highest population of any Texas city and it is also the fourth largest city in the entire US. Rich in commercial enterprise, Texas leads the nation in industries like agriculture, energy, electronics, and many more.

The most common freight shipping types in Houston:

  • Shipping consumer goods to China by ocean container
  • Distributing petroleum products to the rest of the state by rail
  • Cross-border shipments that need to enter Mexico

Seattle Freight Shipping

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Seattle is a coastal city in Washington State that's rich in exports including natural resources, construction materials, farming, fishing and consumer goods. Seattle is surrounded by water and interconnected to Canada, Alaska and the continental United States through a robust road and rail infrastructure. Air cargo freight is also a freight shipping option in Seattle.

Seattle freight shipping hubs include:

  • Seattle-Tacoma International Airport
  • Interstate 5 (I-5) and State Route 99 (SR 99)
  • The Olympic Pipeline – a 400-mile pipeline delivering gasoline to areas of the Northwestern United States
  • Port of Seattle
  • Burlington Northern Sante Fe Railway (BNSF)
  • Union Pacific Railroad (UP)