Freight Forwarder & Shipping Company

Freight Forwarder & Shipping Company



Years in Business


On-Time Delivery


Error-Free Shipment

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Days Accident-Free

Our Industry-Leading
Supply Chain Solutions


Whether it’s by ocean, air or over the road transport, we got your freight covered. With us, you have an experienced partner who will be with you the entire way.

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In addition to freight forwarding solutions, Approved handles all aspects of logistics management, bringing efficiency and cost-effective operation to all points in your supply chain.

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Project Management

Whether it’s by ocean, air or over the road transport, we got your freight covered. With us, you have an experienced partner who will be with you the entire way.

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What our
Customers are saying

  • Peter B.

     “Having a fully stocked inventory at all times is important to my business keeping its doors open. Approved has always coordinated with my suppliers to ensure my product is scheduled so I never run out.”

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    ~ Peter B.

  • Bob M.

    “Approved took care of scheduling with my vendors, inventory of product, notified me of any damages or shortages, loaded my product by priority based on the project schedule. This allowed me to receive those products that were needed at critical times during the project AND made things easy on me.”

    ~ Bob M.

  • Jim P.

    “Since switching to Approved Freight Forwarders, my deliveries have always been on time and intact. Their drivers are helpful and take extra time to carry in my boxes when I am short staffed!” 

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    ~ Jim P.

Our Terminal Locations
To Serve Your Needs

For over 20 years, Approved has been the freight forwarder of choice because of our key West Coast terminal in Los Angeles, as well as our terminals in Honolulu, Maui, Hilo, Kona, Hawaii, Anchorage, and Guam. This network of facilities enables us to serve the mainland U.S. and other offshore locations.




Los Angeles

We can optimize your supply chain to stay ahead of today’s new “need it now” normal.Lean on us to deliver the highest quality products in a timeframe that suits your needs.

Whether it’s an office building, housing development or shopping center, we got you covered.

With our experience, you’ll have everything you need to ensure your guests have all they need.

We provide our energy clients with freight shipping, storage services and project management.Working with top auto parts manufacturers, we have reinvented “bumper to bumper” service.

Are you a 3PL Company?

Interested in expanding your freight-forwarding
capabilities to Hawaii or Guam?

See how we can help you solve your customers’
supply chain challenges.

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Since 1991
Providing Custom Logistics Solutions

Since 1991, Approved Freight Forwarders has dedicated itself to the unique shipping needs of the Hawaii and Guam trades. We are a family-owned-and- operated company and the only freight forwarder in Hawaii to have its own trucks and warehouses on all four islands.

We accommodate all types of commodities and all sizes of freight for both business and individual clients. Our highly trained logistics experts use advanced technology to tailor shipping solutions that fit your specific requirements.

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