Established over 40 years ago in California, Centra is a family owned and professionally operated full service domestic and international air and ocean freight forwarder.
Founded on nearly 60 years of experience in transportation from the USAAF Air Transport Command to commercial Airline Management, Freight Forwarding and the Stevedoring of chartered ocean vessels.
We emphasize on dedicated professionalism and the company has grown to become one of the leading transportation companies of its kind handling over 150,000 m/tons annually, and to this day, retaining an inbred tradition of personalized customer first service by a strong support team of over 100 second generation professionals.
The centers are veritable cold chain distribution and container freight stations with mechanized systems, and a completely temperature controlled environment, supported by a fleet of refrigerated rollered trucks, for a true cold chain operation - a first for the industry - in a combined area of over 100,000 sq ft located at the Los Angeles and San Francisco International airport sites.
Centra continues to be the pioneer of new innovations in product protection, maximization of loads, improved handling methods and towards the active promotion of industry programs, and is the recipient of numerous awards and also accreditations as a rare first class personalized service striving for operational perfection.
We make that extra effort for product care and handling.
Centra is fully licensed by the industry and governmental administrations and our facilities are U.S. Customs Bonded, USDA compliance, TSA IAC & CCSF; and FAA approved Indirect Air Carrier centers.
We offer our customers the full spectrum of a one stop perishable cargo center with expeditious handling, competitive rates, joint promotional projects, interface with our trading partners, and providing for every assistance and guidance in the world market place.
Centra enjoys a financially solid rating in the Produce Blue Book.
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CENTRA FREIGHT SERVICES, INC.