ICS was established in 1973 and is a Canadian owned and operated company with extensive experience in all types of commodities shipping.
We have operated vessels at all B.C. outports and are active in the port community, serving on various marine boards and committees.
ICS is committed to meeting and exceeding our clients’ expectations with professional staff, industry expertise, and proactive handling of vessel operations. Our tailored solutions and close relationships with ocean carriers ensure the best experience for every customer.
ICS has moved many types of cargoes in and out of the West Coast including livestock, explosives, automobiles & yachts. We specialize in forest products, agricultural products and mining products. We are also very experienced in liquids, bulk cargoes, and breakbulk commodities.
Our customers include both large and small lumber companies, commodities brokers, mining companies and food producers. We act for Owners, Charterers, Suppliers, Producers, and Brokers. ICS can communicate with customers in several languages including Spanish, Chinese (Mandarin / Cantonese) and French.