uShip is a shipping and car transport company different than the others. They have come to be known as the “eBay” of the shipping world due to their online "free" market system, which allows for customers needing shipping services to have leading auto transport companies compete for their business.
The idea is simplistic. Those seeking to have their vehicle shipped will create a post which includes the details of their auto shipping needs. These posts will then be put up on an open board that is available to all registered auto shipping companies. These companies can then look at your post, and if they are able to provide the services you seek, they will send you a price quote for how much they would charge for your auto transport. The user is then able to reply to the various service providers with questions, concerns, or price negotiations in order to be sure that they
uShip has received some criticism in the shipping industry for working with uninsured and unprofessional carriers (read uShip reviews here: http://uship.pissedconsumer.com/uship-is-a-scam-period-20101021203662.html) where some have claimed that uShip is a risk to both consumers and suppliers.
You can visit uShip online at uShip.com to find out more. From there, you can also see first hand how the operation is run by looking at currents postings as well as reviews from past clients.
Written By:Joe Webster
Joe Webster began his journey in the auto transport field by attending the University of Southern California (USC), where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Marketing.
After college, he started his career in the auto transport industry from the bottom up and has done virtually every job there is to do at A-1 Auto Transport, including but not limited to: Truck Driver, Dispatch, Sales, PR, Bookkeeping, Transport Planner, Transport Manager, International Transport Manager, Brokering, Customer Service, and Marketing. Working with his mentor Tony Taylor, Joe Webster has learned the ins and outs of this industry which is largely misunderstood.
With over 30 years experience in the industry, we've been helping people ship their vehicles, motorcycles, RV's, heavy equipment, household goods and more across the country or overseas without a hitch. Ask us anything.