Your Global Trade And Logistics Expert

Rely on us to anticipate and avoid problems.

We Offer Complete International Transportation Services

Full documentation support, customs clearance, and logistics capabilities.

We Hold Ourselves Accountable

as your eyes and ears to the myriad of services moving your shipment.

Transportation is an exercise in risk management.

BDG provides your firm with solutions and services to lessen these risks.

Every step of the way

we strive for your satisfaction.

Our clients can rely

on the knowledge of BDG’s experienced professionals to answer difficult questions, solve complex logistical challenges, and reduce costs to your supply chain.

We invest in the latest technology

to provide our clients the information they need to manage their shipments; whether it is a complicated letter of credit to India or 6,000 different products for import.

We consistently meet or exceed

our clients’ expectations for their distribution channels through value, integrity, communication, education, government compliance, and understanding.

No Matter Where Your Freight Needs To Go

BDG has associates in over 175 locations worldwide.  With this extensive network, we can provide international door-to-door service to our clients for import or export.

Freight Forwarder, Customs Broker, & International Trade Consultant

Based in the Chicago metro area, BDG provides global freight forwarding and import/export logistics services, offering special expertise with India and oversize freight. We offer deep expertise with freight forwarding, Customs brokerage, and international trade consulting.

International Logistics & Shipping

We offer air, sea and rail transportation with complete tracking and order management with SureTrack.

International Trade Consulting

We will help you comply with changing government regulations and utilize supply chain best practices.

Customs Brokerage

We ensure that imports to the US clear customs smoothly and quickly, backed with over 30 years of experience.

Latest News
FMC Detention and Demurrage Decisions

FMC Detention and Demurrage Decisions

On Friday, April 22, 2022, the FMC made its first ruling against a carrier for a case brought in November of 2021 by Golden State Logistics, who was charged $10,135 in detention fees by Hapag Lloyd when they returned eleven empty containers after the free time...

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Cargo Insurance: An Evergreen Need

Cargo Insurance: An Evergreen Need

International cargo is more often than not considered multimodal cargo, or freight requiring multiple modes of transportation between origin and destination. Air, sea, truck or rail,  inevitably there is a minimum of two, most often three and in some rare occasions...

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OSRA: Calming the Seas for Shippers

OSRA: Calming the Seas for Shippers

Four letters that could tip the scale in ocean shippers' favor: OSRA The hottest topic in Congress that cargo interests see as a chance to give them some measure of control in their battles with carriers over demurrage, detention and collusive behavior now goes to...

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SureTrack is an integrated real-time internet based order, freight, cargo & shipment tracking software application.  This web-based tracking software is designed to provide you and your business partners with 24×7 access to vital tracking information with an internet connection and web browser.  Now your trading partners can track their shipments and reports as well.  

All related order, shipment and declaration documents are uploaded to the website as images. This makes it very easy for you to login and print their own invoices off the website. Each customer contact can customize the look of their data via ‘customizable columns’.

Your Global Trade Expert

President’s “E” Award Recipient & C-TPAT Certified

  • BDG International, Inc. Affiliate IATA
  • BDG International, Inc. Affiliate E


  • BDG International, Inc. Affiliate IGLN
  • BDG International, Inc. Affiliate WCA

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