Frequently Asked Questions

Q How do I ship a package?
A: When you are ready to ship your package, you have to download from our website us a Letter of Intent, Export Power of Attorney, and Customers Declaration Form. Once you have downloaded and fill all this information, you can bring the package with the completed forms to our office that is nearest to you.

Q:Are you allowed two (2) names on the consignee/receiver?
A:Having two names on the bills of lading is NOT acceptable. Only one name can appear. Also, no c/o (care of) can be present unless it is a Company Name followed by a person’s name.

Q:What does the abbreviation RORO mean?
A:It stands for Roll on Roll off. On the day the vessel is loading, longshoremen drive your vehicle on the vessel and latch it down. Then once the vessel discharges at the discharge port your vehicle is driven off.

Q: Do we offer marine insurance?
A: Yes we do, please call for further information.

Q: What is allowed to be inside a vehicle when shipping it RORO?
A:When shipping a vehicle RORO there can not be anything inside unless it was made for the car such as a car jack. If there are accessories left inside they will be removed!

Q:What is allowed to be inside a vehicle when shipping it inside a container?
A: When shipping cargo inside a container almost anything can be put inside as long you present Hitech Courier with a packing list with all the contents. FOOD IS NOT TO BE SHIPPED!

Q: Before shipping, should I remove my license plates?
A:We suggest that you remove your plates at the time of drop off at the port and take them with you overseas.

Q:Should I have a full tank of gas when I deliver to the port?
A:No, for safety your gas tank should be at ¼ tank or less due to U.S. Coast Guard regulations.

Reasons to Use Hitech Courier

HiTECH Courier offers reliable cargo services to Nigeria, South Africa, Ghana, Senegal and other parts of Africa. Please call our offices to enquire about other parts of the world. You can easily track your goods online and know when they actually arrive at port of destinations.

When you ship goods to your loved ones, you want to be sure they get there, and on time. HiTECH Courier is your guarantee for safe, on-time delivery to Africa and other parts of the world.

  • We are the number one Nigerian-owned shipping company in America
  • We have a fully staffed office in Lagos, Nigeria
  • We ship to major African destinations
  • We operate under strict US government regulations.
  • We have been in business for over 15 years and understand the terrain in USA and West Africa
  • We have a large warehouse to accommodate your goods, both in America and Nigeria.
  • Our staff are honest, diligent and reliable

Current Shipping Notice

 

MARYLAND OFFICE NOW OPENS :

Please see details below:

 

 

 

 Sea Freight Schedule:

 

 

New Jersey: MOVED to 435 Division Street Elizabeth NJ 07201(OCEAN ONLY).  AIR FREIGHT: Please send packages to Schwaben Express/Hitech NJ/Your name, 145 Hook Creek Blvd, Terminal A7, Valley Stream, NY 11581.  

You may call 201-303-0433 or email; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  for questions. Thank you.

We intend to load container 090 in our new location, Elizabeth NJ on Tuesday 28th, 2018. Vessel is expected to arrive Nigeria in September 2018. Will provide details later. Customers are hereby advised to drop their packages as soon as possible, as we load by FIFO(First in First out) system. Please call 201-303-0433 or email; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to request your reference number before you drop your packages at the new location(435 Division Street, Elizabeth NJ 07201). The reference number for this container is CSI-18-00443.

 

Please request for your Receipt Number before drop-off. You should please write with a marker, the R/N on ALL your packages. Thank you. 

 

Hitech Courier llc reserves the right to change loading dates in view of circumstances beyond our control. 

 

CONTAINER 089: Loaded on Wednesday, August 1st, 2018. The Vessel is expected to sail on Monday, August 13th 2018. The ETA in Lagos is Wednesday, August 29th, 2018.(Please allow 1-2 weeks for collection). LOADED

 

 

CONTAINER 088: available for pickup from Friday, August 17th 2018. If anyone decides to pickup at the Port, please Femi Atoyegbe. Thank you

 

 

CONTAINER 087: available for pickup. 

 

NOTE: collection would be at our new office, Nigeria Army Shopping Arena, Oshodi, Lagos. UNIT EG3/01 for small packages. Large items would be released at Iba Office. Please request for a local delivery at a reasonable fee. 

Please contact  Femi Atoyegbe at 08188702998/ 07059647747 immediately. Thank you.

 

 

 

FLORIDA:  intends to load container 043 very soon.

Please call Florida office  @ 813-728-7510 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  for more details.

 

 

CONTAINER 042: this was loaded on Tuesday, July 24th 2018. Will provided details as soon as possible. LOADED

 

 

 CONTAINER 041: available for pickup.

 


 

 

 

MARYLAND: intends to load container 002 very soon.

Please call Maryland office @ 443-616-8912 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  for more details.

 

CONTAINER 001: this was loaded on Wednesday, August 1st 2018. The sailing date is Monday, August 13th, 2018. The ETA in Lagos is Wednesday, August 29th, 2018.(Please allow 1-2 weeks for collection).

 

 

 

 Please call Femi Atoyegbe @ 08134159475, 07059647747. Pick-up location: Nigeria Army Shopping Arena, Oshodi, Lagos

UNIT EG3/01. Small packages only. Bulk would be at Iyana-Iba. We deliver to every part of Nigeria either by Air or Land.