TQL Global Certified into Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism Program
Cincinnati, OH (September 10th, 2021) — Total Quality Logistics’ (“TQL”), subsidiary, TQL Global, LLC (“TQL Global”) has been certified as a member of the Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (“CTPAT”) program. CTPAT is a voluntary U.S. Customs and Border Protection (“CBP”) program that brings together private and public sector supply chain stakeholders to improve cargo and U.S. border security. Of CTPAT’s over 11,400 members, only 7% are Licensed U.S. Customs Brokers.
As part of the CTPAT program, TQL Global has committed to work with CBP to protect the supply chain, identify security gaps, and implement specific security measures and best practices. Benefits of membership, beyond pride in protecting the country and its borders, include:
- Assignment of a Supply Chain Security Specialist to the company
- Access to the CTPAT web-based Portal system and a library of training materials
- Possibility of enjoying additional benefits by being recognized as a trusted trade Partner by foreign Customs administrations that have signed Mutual Recognition with the United States
To learn more about CTPAT visit CBP.gov.
About TQL Global
TQL Global, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Total Quality Logistics, LLC, and is a Federal Maritime Commission licensed ocean freight forwarder and Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier, a U.S. Customs and Border Protection licensed customs broker and Transportation Security Administration approved Indirect Air Carrier.
At Total Quality Logistics (“TQL”), we create greater supply chain efficiencies for our customers by combining industry-leading technology and unmatched customer service. Customers and carriers turn to us daily to solve their transportation needs with competitive pricing, continuous communication, and a commitment to do it right — every time. Annually, we move more than 2+ million loads across the nation through our comprehensive portfolio of logistics services and our network of 90,000+ carriers. In addition, through TQL Cares and the TQL Foundation, our company and employees make the world a better place by donating thousands of volunteer hours and millions of dollars each year. TQL is proud to be the naming rights sponsor of TQL Stadium, the home of Major League Soccer’s FC Cincinnati. Founded in 1997 in Cincinnati, Ohio, TQL is one of the largest freight brokerage firms in the nation, with 6,000+ employees in 55 offices across the U.S. Learn more at TQL.com.