About Us

Continental Forwarding Services has been specializing in customs brokering of refrigerated commodities for over 25 years. Since 1989, Continental has been a leader in the import and export of cold stored goods in the nation’s largest inland port. Our facilities are recognized and certified by the USDA FSIS Est. #45078 and SAGRAPA/Senasica as approved inspection facilities for all cold storage commodities. We offer freight forwarding services in Laredo, Texas, USA, and hold Mexican Customs brokers licenses and operate in Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, and Columbia, Nuevo Leon, Mexico.

Company History

In 1989 Lic. Miguel Arturo Angulo Leon began his career as a licensed customs broker with a 2,000sq ft. facility and one employee.  His reputation for fair trade and attention to detail helped his business grow rapidly.  He outgrew his location and moved to second location with almost three times the square footage.  Lic Angulo’s company enjoyed tremendous success and his client list grew with him.  Today, Continental Forwarding Services has over 100,000 sq. ft. of space and over 40 team members in three locations.  Continental Forwarding has become the leader in short-term cold storage serving the nations largest inland port. Our clients include a host of Fortune 500 companies who require world class service with high standards.

Mission Statement

Our company was built on a legacy of family values and integrity. Our mission is to provide innovative, world-class, inspection services in state of the art certified facilities for all of our clients and a safe, enjoyable workplace for our family of team members..

Statement of Quality

Our complete scope of services, strategic location. and innovative systems are the foundation we use to serve a diverse customer base and complex customer needs. However, it is our people that sets us apart – people who are creative, dedicated to getting the job done, and absolutely committed to customer service. This is why Continental Forwarding Services has been a leader in the import – export and customs brokerage of temperature controlled commodities for over 25 years.

  • USDA FSIS Certified
  • SAGARPA Certified
  • SENASICA Certified
  • COMECARNE – Member
  • Association of Laredo Forwarding Agents – Member
  • Asociación de Agentes Aduanales de Columbia – Member
  • Asociación de Agentes Aduanales de Nuevo Laredo – Member