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

 

 

 

DELAWARE: Effective Tuesday, January 1st 2019, we would start collecting both air and ocean shipments for the convenience of our valued customers living in Delaware and the neighboring States.

 

DROP LOCATION: 26 Liborio Lane, Smyrna, DE 19977. Please call 201 303 0433 for details.

 

 

 Sea Freight Schedule:

 

 

New Jersey: 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 are now collecting and intend to load container 103 on or before Friday, August 2nd. This should be in Lagos by early September. 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-19-00017.

 

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

 

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

 

 

CONTAINER 102 & 102B:  Vessel is expected to sail on Sunday, July 28th 2019. The ETA in Lagos is Sunday, August 18th 2019.(please allow 1-2 weeks for collection). LOADED

 

 

CONTAINER 101: CLEARING IN PROGRESS.

 

 

CONTAINER 100: AVAILABLE FOR PICKUP.

 

  

NOTE: collection could either be at our new office, Nigeria Army Shopping Arena, Oshodi, Lagos. UNIT EG3/01 or KM 4, LASU Isheri Expressway(opposite Iba Housing Estate Main Gate, Iba, Lagos. 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 051 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 050: Loaded Monday, July 8th,2019. Will provide details later.

 

 

CONTAINER 049: Loaded on Wednesday, May 29th 2019. The expected date of arrival in Lagos is July 3rd 2019.(please allow 1-2 weeks for collection). DELAYED BY THE U.S. CUSTOMS. WILL PROVIDE THE NEW ETA AS SOON AS IT BECOMES AVAILABLE. RELEASED. NEW ETA IS JULY 18TH 2019.

 

 

CONTAINER 048: AVAILABLE FOR PICKUP. 

 

 

 

 

MARYLAND: intends to load container 013 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 012: Vessel is expected to sail on Sunday, July 28th 2019. The ETA in Lagos is Sunday, August 18th 2019.(Please allow 1-2 weeks for collection). LOADED

 

 

CONTAINER 011: Loaded on Friday June 14th 2019. Vessel is expected to sail in June 27th. The ETA in Lagos is July 14th, 2019(please allow 1-2 weeks for collection). ARRIVED. CLEARING IN PROGRESS.

 

 

CONTAINER 010: AVAILABLE FOR PICKUP.

 

 

CONTAINER 009: AVAILABLE FOR PICK UP. 

 

 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.