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Robert E. Landweer & Co., Inc. is one of the Pacific Northwest’s oldest and most experienced customhouse brokerage firms. Established and licensed in Seattle, Washington in 1936 by Robert E. Landweer himself, the company flourished during the Alaska immigration of the 1930’s and 1940’s. It gradually expanded its services to include all functions required of a Customs Broker and International Freight Forwarder including air and ocean freight, 3PL logistics, and cargo insurance.


In 1952 Robert E. Landweer Co., Inc. was incorporated. Since then, we have been privileged to participate in the dynamic growth and expansion of the Puget Sound region, one of the nation’s most important centers of international trade and commerce. Today companies both large and small, look to Robert E. Landweer & Co., Inc. to provide fast, efficient import and export services. Our experienced professionals keep abreast of changes in laws and regulations to ensure the most reliable service to all of our customers.


We have made it our business to provide personalized service with the same kind of knowledge, experience and enthusiasm that has contributed so much to our past and present success.


Robert E. Landweer & Co. Inc.  is proud to be the United Shipping representative for Seattle and Tacoma.


United Shipping is a worldwide network of independently owned and operated freight forwarders and Customs brokers.  The organization was formed in 1988 to offer importers and exporters the advantages of the multinational corporations with the expertise that can only be found in a locally owned and operated business.


United Shipping members offer importers and exporters tremendous resources:

  • Comprehensive trade and transport services.

  • NVOCC services operating on all major trade lanes.

  • Competitive freight, insurance and bond rates.

  • Reliable partners with proven track records.


United Shipping's Mission Statement:

     To forge a highly skilled and personally dedicated international network of professionals into a mutually supportive organization focused on the innovation and profitable marketing of a comprehensive range of worldwide transportation logistics services.




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