About Us

Founded in September of 2002, KCarlton International is dedicated to personalized customer service and attention to detail making us one of South Florida’s leading international freight forwarders and licensed Customs brokers.

When asked, “What makes your firm different from your competitors,” owner Kathy Carlton replied simply:

“Our clients have confidence and trust that we will handle the transport from door-door so they can concentrate on the business of selling their product.”

KCarlton International. Ship with Confidence.


Our mission is to ensure our clients’ global success by generating confidence and prosperity through quality customer service, with the most reliable and efficient supply chain solutions.


  • Integrity
  • Confidence
  • Reliability
  • Knowledgable
  • Commitment to customer service
  • Compliance


We are knowledgeable, experienced, efficient, available around the clock, offer a network of reliable partners, provide on-time deliveries and utilize the latest supply chain technology to monitor, move and clear cargo.


KCarlton offers proactive solutions, strives for 100% accuracy, is fanatical about Customs compliance and seeks to deliver total customer satisfaction.


Kathy 2Kathy Carlton, President of KCarlton International, is a licensed Customs Broker and has served as both as a director and officer with the Florida Customs Brokers Association (FCBF) from 1993-1998 and 2006-2011. She is an active member of the National Customs Brokers of America (NCBFAA) and served as the Board Member representing Area 4 which includes the states of Florida, Georgia, North and South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia.

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