Kingston Logistics Center (KLC) was established in January 2006 as a limited liability company under the ownership of ZIM Integrated Shipping Services and Jamaica Fruit and Shipping Company. With its offices located in close proximity to the port of Kingston and with the support off our parent company, KLC has become one of the leading logistics solutions companies in the Caribbean.
In overview, our business is driven to provide value-added logistics services to our clients no matter the size or final destination of their cargo. We provide timely and reliable service through our experienced team and streamlined processes.
“To provide all-inclusive logistics solutions to local and international manufacturers, commercial traders, and private and individuals using efficient processes in a customer focused environment”.
“We aim to be a leading international hub for the Caribbean and the Americas through continuous improvement, best practices and cost management”.
“Our company’s goals are guided by our desire to improve our reach to clients in strategic geographic spaces and improve our value-added services. This will position our business to be the logistics company of choice and thereby increase our revenues”.
As part of ZIM’s Ports and Logistics (ZPL) Global Logistics Network, KLC harnesses the expertise, relationships and reach of one of the largest container shipping companies in the world, for you and your business. With our free-zone status and bonded warehouse facility in close proximity to the port of Kingston.
At KLC we are serious about securing your goods. We have a flawless track record achieved through excellent processes and systems, including a closed-circuit camera system and 24-hour security personnel stationed on the property. Your shipment is safe with us.
The Kingston Free Zone facilitates the free movement of goods through exemption from taxes and custom duties on transshipment cargo. This allows you to ship goods from all over the world into the port of Kingston, for distribution to markets in the Caribbean and the Americas, without paying taxes and duties in Jamaica.