Our Story

Making Global Trade Easy and Accessible for Everyone

Technology. Infrastructure. Expertise. Only Flexport brings it all together to deliver a more modern, dramatically better freight forwarding experience that enables businesses of all kinds to import and export globally.

Who We Are

Meet the Modern Freight Forwarder

First to market with a purpose-built cloud software and data analytics platform, Flexport today serves more than 10,000 clients and suppliers across more than 200 countries, offering a full range of services, including ocean, air, truck and rail freight, drayage & cartage, warehousing, customs brokerage, financing and insurance – all informed and powered by our software platform.

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Our Vision

At Flexport, we believe all people should be seamlessly connected in order to conduct trade, without regard for physical borders, boundaries, or political agendas. That’s why we’re building the first Operating System for Global Trade, a strategic operating model that combines technology and analytics, logistics infrastructure, and hands-on supply chain expertise.

Advanced Technology

Only Flexport connects all the parties in global trade through a single, secure cloud-based platform.

Logistics Infrastructure

We offer access to all modes of cargo shipping with reliable space and rates, as well as a growing network of cross-docking warehouses.

Human Expertise

Flexport delivers 24/7/365 human support, in which customers can interact with a core team of operations professionals.

Global Sustainability

We enable customers to carbon offset all of their shipments and offer support to NGOs and other aid services through Flexport.org.

Flexport Leadership

At Flexport, expertise is a core component in the Operating System for Global Trade. That’s why we’re led by industry experts with decades of technology and supply chain experience who are driven to make global trade easier for everyone.

Join Thousands of Leading Brands on Flexport

10,000+ high-performing logistics teams from top organizations like these are on the Operating System for Global Trade.

Our Investors

Flexport is one of those rare companies that will not merely satisfy its market, but grow it. There will be more international trade because of Flexport, and international trade is a very big thing for there to be more of.

Paul Graham

Moving Your Mission Forward

Through Flexport.org, we offer programs for our clients, NGOs, and donor organizations, including carbon offsets, discounted shipping, and pro bono supply chain counseling, to move their sustainability and aid missions forward.


Recent Recognition and Awards


Breakout List's Great Companies to Apply For


Business Insider’s Top 51 Enterprise Startups to Bet Your Career On


Lloyd's Loading List's Freight Forwarder of the Year


#8 on Inc. 5000, a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S


#13 on LinkedIn’s Top Startups


Global Cleantech 100


Inc.’s Best Companies to Work For

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