Marine transportation solutions tailored to meet your needs
Kent Line is a well-established Canadian-based shipping company, with a long-standing reputation as a provider of marine transportation service solutions. Our dynamic history spans more than 65 years, serving some of the world’s biggest shippers.
We will provide you with timely, flexible, cost-effective shipping solutions throughout Northern Europe, the eastern U.S. Seaboard, east coast Canada, South America, the Mediterranean, and the Caribbean.
Kent Line has the largest and best-equipped agency in Saint John, New Brunswick, serving eastern Canada. We are the only agency in Saint John with a bonded storage warehouse.
Our proven track record for client satisfaction stems from an experienced and innovative management team supported by dedicated, well-trained employees. This winning combination has created a standard of service that has enabled Kent Line to become ISO 9001:2008 certified.
Kent Line is a proud member of the J.D. Irving, Limited Group of companies. J.D. Irving, Limited is a family owned company with over 125 years of service in forestry, oil and gas, wholesale/retail operations, shipbuilding and transportation services.
Kent Line is a member of the Irving Transportation Services (ITS) group: a network of companies that provides a comprehensive range of road, rail and ocean services to the global market.
Make Kent Line your carrier of choice – call (506) 632-1660
Are you looking for timely, flexible, cost-effective shipping solutions? Kent Line delivers throughout Northern Europe, the eastern U.S. Seaboard, east coast Canada, U.S. Gulf, Central America, South America, the Mediterranean, and the Caribbean. Explore Kent Line’s expansive serving area.
At Kent Line, we are committed to being involved in our community. We understand the importance of giving back - through charitable donations, sponsorships, scholarships and the many efforts of our dedicated employee volunteers. Find out more about how Kent Line is helping strengthen our communities.
Kent Line is continually exploring innovative new ways to lighten our environmental footprint. Our environmental record has been exemplary. Explore Kent Line’s pro-active approach to environmental sustainability.
Discover how our disciplined approach to business management delivers consistency, cost savings and a higher standard of service to you. Kent Line uses the latest in Six Sigma/Process Improvement tools and LEAN principles. Explore Kent Line’s commitment to continuous improvement..
Safety & Security
Benefit from a company that upholds the highest standards of safety and security, on land and at sea. The safe delivery and security of your cargo is always our top priority. Learn more about Kent Line’s safety and security procedures.
From the first vessel, the Elkhound, purchased in 1934 by Mr. K.C. Irving, to the official incorporation in 1946, to our streamlined services today, Kent Line has built a solid reputation. Explore Kent Line’s legacy of excellence at sea.
J.D. Irving, Limited
J.D. Irving, Limited is a diverse family owned company with operations in Canada and the United States. For over 125 years, our focus has been on providing quality service and products to customers around the world. Dedicated to using the best practices to make the best products. Learn more about J.D. Irving, Limited.