Global commerce in motion.

CAI is a different kind of transportation company - one that combines equipment, global shipping expertise, and a company-wide devotion to customer service and customer success. With our diverse fleet of international marine containers and railcars, and advanced North American and international logistics capabilities, we simplify your shipping needs to get your cargo where it needs to be, fast and efficiently. 

CAI Containers.
You may not know it, but you saw us today.

With more than 1.2 million TEU's in use around the world, chances are you’ve seen a CAI intermodal container. As a leading global transportation company, you will find our containers on railcars, ships, highways, and everywhere goods are transported. 

CAI's standard and specialized containers, transport raw materials, agricultural products, and finished goods from where they are to where they need to be, fast and efficiently. 

CAI was formed in 1989 to provide leasing services to the shipping industry, the foundation of global trade. Over the years we have added assets, capabilities, and expertise, with our container business at the forefront of servicing our global customers.  

CAI Rail.
Transporting what America makes.

CAI's rail operations focus on specialized, high-quality equipment, and a wide variety of leasing terms to meet your needs. Our team of experienced professionals are always there to provide the best solution and customer experience. 

CAI Rail is a team of professionals with extensive experience in every discipline associated with these assets: We know rail transportation. We understand your needs, develop the best solution, and get things done.

CAI Logistics.
Around the corner and around the globe.

The best route from A to Z is not always a straight line, and the best route today might not be the best route tomorrow. Together with our subsidiaries, ClearPointt, Hybrid Logistics, and Challenger Overseas, we will find you the best route whether you're shipping around the city or around the globe. Our logistics capabilities increase efficiency, while providing current status and complete visibility. 

What we do is important; how we do it is essential. Our logistics support focuses on service, which has five key components:

  • Understanding the direction of your company,
  • Developing value to support your objectives,
  • Defining strategies to serve your needs,
  • Honoring our commitments, and
  • Delivering results.


To learn more about our services, please contact your CAI representative or complete this contact form and a representative will call you shortly.

We Are More Than Just Equipment: CAI Logistics

We manage the logistics needs of importers and exporters on a global scale through CAI Logistics, which leverages the financial strengths of CAI as well as the relationships CAI has forged with many of the world’s leading transportation companies since the company was founded in 1989.

Our in-depth industry knowledge and experience of global shipping gives us a unique, powerful perspective in facilitating and managing the movement of cargo. We provide domestic point-to-point service. We can tap our own fleet of 20-foot and 40-foot containers (including a range of specialty containers). We have a global presence with CAI offices around the world and access to more than 250 depot facilities in 48 countries and relationships with more than 300 global customers.

We Offer Premiere Over-The-Road Trucking and Brokerage Services: Hybrid Logistics

CAI's Hybrid subsidiary, based in Portland, Oregon, was formed to provide complete logistics management (carrier selection, tender, dispatch, load management, POD, billing, and metrics) at the specific request of a long-term customer.  The Hybrid Logistics model is a collaborative process between all stakeholders within the supply chain and Hybrid.  Rather than conform to their system, they assemble services to compliment their customer's business objectives.

We Ship Your Freight: ClearPointt Logistics

CAI’s ClearPointt subsidiary, based in Everett, Washington, is an experienced logistics provider with transportation capabilities throughout the 48 continental U.S. states, Canada, and Mexico. Their  job is to move your goods, but their mission is to do that job in a way that fosters trust and generates confidence, creating solutions in a competitive world. At ClearPointt, many years of successful experience and a relentless dedication to personal service contribute to their ability to bring focus, precision, and clarity to the complexities of logistics.

We Manage Global ShipmentsChallenger Overseas

Challenger Overseas LLC, CAI’s international logistics subsidiary, is based in Eatontown, New Jersey. As a Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier (NVOCC), Challenger specializes in international transportation including a full range of ocean and air freight management, oversized shipments, and intermodal services.

Transportation is the final stage of your sales effort: delivering products to customers. That is what Challenger specializes in — transportation solutions that are service-driven and competitively priced.

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Our in-depth industry knowledge and experience of global shipping gives us a unique and powerful perspective in facilitating and managing the movement of cargo.