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

 

 Sea Freight Schedule:

 

 

New Jersey: We intend to load container 086 on Saturday, April 28th, 2018. Vessel is expected to sail on Monday, May 7th, 2018. The ETA in Lagos is Sunday, May 27th 2018. Customers are hereby advised to drop their packages as soon as possible, as we load by FIFO(First in First out) system.

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

 

 

 

CONTAINER 085: Loaded on Saturday April 7th, 2018(confirmed). The expected sailing date is Monday April 23rd, 2018. The ETA in Lagos is Sunday May 13th, 2018.(Please allow 1-2 weeks for collection). Thank you.

 

 

CONTAINER 084: this container came out this evening of Monday, April 23rd. We would unload at the Port in the morning. And collection would be from Wednesday April, 25th. Unless anyone volunteers to pick-up at the Port.

Our sincere apologies for the late clearing in Lagos. This is due to our U.S. office inability to collect the Bill of Lading on time. The company that makes our bookings had their business account with TD Bank closed, due to 419 nonsense, with a bad check of $30,000.00

Our money was paid into the same account, but unfortunately, they could not remit our money to Grimaldi Group as scheduled. We thank you for your patience and understanding on this matter.

 

 

CONTAINER 083: available for collection.

 

NOTE: collection would be at our new office, Nigeria Army Shopping Arena, Oshodi, Lagos. UNIT EG3/01.

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

 

 

 

FLORIDA:  intends to load container 041 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 040: this container was loaded on Tuesday, April 17th, 2018. Will update the details later.

 

 

CONTAINER 039: available for pick-up.

 

 

CONTAINER 038: available for pick-up.

 

 

CONTAINER 037: available for pickup.

 

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

UNIT EG3/01.