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About Us

Overseas Freight Solutions, LLC is a family owned and operated company with over 40 years of industry experience. The proprietors of Overseas Freight Solutions, LLC have been able to capitalize on outside corporate experience, education and industry knowledge, as a catalyst for growth by blending these resources and applying them to a family business environment. One of our main philosophies is to grow with our customers, expanding services when needed to improve the customer’s experience.

In an industry where government oversight and regulations are an ever growing concern, Overseas Freight Solutions, LLC offers its customers the peace of mind; knowing that we always strive for 100% compliance. We are dedicated to the needs of each individual customer, and gear our infrastructure to meet those needs. Overseas Freight Solutions, LLC has incorporated technology as part of their growth strategy and continuously upgrades in order to meet the demands of information availability.

Overseas Freight Solutions, LLC understands that in the ever expanding global economy, we must be able to offer services from anywhere in the world. That is why we have developed strategic partnerships, and established a Caribbean Headquarters in the Dominican Republic. These strategic decisions help Overseas Freight Solutions, LLC effectively manage its overhead, while being able to offer personalized service at a reasonable cost. We invite you to explore the services we provide and contact us with any questions. At Overseas Freight Solutions, LLC it is our goal to build long standing relationships with our customers, no matter the size.

• Export Shipping Documentation
• Full Container Load (on or off-site)
• Less than Container Load
• Air shipments
• Inter-modal
• Warehousing
• Loading/Unloading Containers
• Packaging

Carlos Bengochea Jr.

Carlos Bengochea Jr. is part owner of Overseas Freight Solutions, LLC. Carlos’ focus is mainly on business operations such as warehouse operations, LCL Cargo, compliance, and acts as the company’s security coordinator. Carlos graduated Florida International University, where he earned his Bachleor’s in Management Information Systems (MIS).

After graduation, Carlos launched his career as an Information Technology professional in a Fortune 500 corporation, Harte Hanks in Miami, Florida. While working as an IT professional, Carlos acquired certifications such as A+, Microsoft Certified Professional, and MCSE. Soon after, Carlos received his Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) from Nova Southeastern University.

After several more years as an IT professional, Carlos returned to work in his family business. With the experience gained working within a large corporation, and as an IT professional; Carlos brought that experience to be implemented into a small family business. Carlos continues to work to improve his business with a clear strategy for growth, and service using the tools he has acquired through his education and professional life.

Elizabeth R. Bengochea

Elizabeth R. Bengochea is also part owner of Overseas Freight Solutions, LLC. She is involved in the day-to-day operations of the business, focusing on customer relationship building. Elizabeth specializes in project cargo, concentrating her efforts to ensure all project shipments are completed on time and within budget.

Elizabeth graduated from the University of Miami with a Bachelor’s in Business Management. She initially worked in the finance industry and later completed her Master’s of Business Administration at American University in Washington, D.C. Upon graduation, Elizabeth worked for Fortune 500 Companies such as Ryder System Inc. and Carnival Cruise Lines for almost a decade, mainly in marketing research and competitive analysis.

After her years in the corporate world, Elizabeth opted to join the family business and use her education and experience to further expand Overseas Freight Solutions, LLC. Elizabeth also successfully passed the Customs House Broker exam in October of 2014 and is now the in-house Customs Broker for Overseas Freight Solutions, LLC.

Carlos Bengochea Sr.

Owner /Founder


Carlos Sr. and Olga B. Bengochea are part of the original team that created what is now Overseas Freight Solutions, LLC. Both Carlos and Olga who have been married for over 40 years, have extensive experience in the shipping business, both through personal experience and family history.

Carlos Sr. arrived to the United States from Cuba at 16 years of age. In 1967, Carlos Sr. began working as a freight forwarder handling accounts while still learning the English language. With his growth and success in the industry, he decided to open his company with a business partner. In 1982 Carlos Sr. founded Overseas Forwarding Corp. with his brother in law. With four small children, Carlos Sr. started this venture at a significant cost to his financial well-being.

As time progressed Overseas Forwarding Corp. became a successful business with its roots in family and service. Carlos Sr. acquired various professional certifications in the industry, but his success was based purely on his own drive and merit. Carlos Sr. oversaw every aspect of the business, and over time built a legacy that is still growing today.

In 2012, because of a changing industry landscape, the Overseas Forwarding Corp. name was changed to Overseas Freight Solutions, LLC. Carlos Sr. is still very much a part of the day-to-day operations; and his expertise continues to be a meaningful source of information to Carlos Jr. and Elizabeth. Currently Carlos Sr. splits his time between his business and his duties as a grandfather.

Olga Babun Bengochea

Owner /Founder


Carlos Sr. and Olga B. Bengochea are part of the original team that created what is now Overseas Freight Solutions, LLC. Both Carlos and Olga who have been married for over 40 years, have extensive experience in the shipping business, both through personal experience and family history.

Olga Babun Bengochea arrived to the United States from Cuba at a very early age. After staying at home for some time to raise her four children, Olga decided to return to work with a local shipping line. While working full time and raising four children, Olga found the time and the drive to seek out a Bachelor’s of Business Administration from Florida International University. Not long after graduating, Olga joined Carlos Sr. in Overseas Forwarding Corp., handling the company’s finances.

Since the company name change to Overseas Freight Solutions, LLC, Olga has continued to be an integral part of Overseas Freight Solutions, LLC’s financial growth and security. As time has gone on, Olga has built a team of financial professionals which has given her the opportunity to split more time between work and her duties as a grandmother.