Douglas Transport and Forwarding B.V.    


About Us
Douglas Transport Co was first established in Hamburg, Germany in 1948.

In 1958 a representative office was opened in Rotterdam and registered as a Dutch Corporation in 1984, under our current name; Douglas Transport and Forwarding B.V.

Our office is situated in the center of the Rotterdam Port Area, close to the main container terminals, custom offices and all other facilities required to arrange for prompt handling of our clients cargos.

Ever since our presence in Rotterdam, we have been working with large and small companies from all over the world, which we represent in various services :

 -  International Sea Transport
 -  International and Domestic Road Transport
 -  International Airtransport
 -  Warehousing, both bonded and regular
 -  International Distribution
 -  All custom formalities
 -  VAT representation

We have direct electronic links to the Dutch Customs Office and our very professional staff usually can arrange same day release for all inbound shipments.

Through our longstanding contacts with several Dutch transport companies, we can offer fast and reliable distribution of your goods, at a reasonable cost, within the European Union and elsewhere in Europe.  The direct communication lines we maintain with these transport companies mean we can keep track of your shipments at all times.

Our warehousing facilities have the latest handling equipment and a well instructed staff. We can handle all your needs;  regular storage, bonded storage.  We can store your chemicals, even if they are dangerous.

In addition to all our importing and distribution activities, we can also organise your export shipments to all corners of the world. Our expertise and priviliged contacts with the shipping companies allow us to offer you the best freight rates and the fastest shipping routes. Or you can use our contacts with the major airlines and airfreight your cargo out of Rotterdam or Schiphol airport.

In short, we will able to satisfy all your logistic requirements.


Why not give us a try ?







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