Matson’s China – Long Beach Express is recognized for industry leading on-time arrivals, next day cargo availability, and seamless intermodal connections using Matson’s logistics unit, Matson Logistics. Matson’s China shipping service is also distinguished by its fast transit times from China to southern California and exceptional levels of customer service.

Customers shipping from China who are seeking to improve their supply chain, whether through fast transits, dependable vessel schedules, responsive customer service, or online shipment management capabilities, will benefit from Matson’s singular focus on service.

The advantages of Matson’s China – Long Beach Express include:

  • Weekly sailings from Xiamen, Ningbo and Shanghai to Long Beach
  • Fixed day arrivals and next day cargo availability on a Matson chassis
  • Dedicated terminal facility in Long Beach
  • A conveniently located off-dock facility in Long Beach which provides faster truck turn times and container pick-up
  • Ability to carry the full range of dry and refrigerated containers – 20’, 40’, 40’ high cube and 45’
  • ‘Right-sized’ vessels which allow faster loading and unloading of your cargoes
  • Online technology that offers total in-transit cargo visibility
  • Expedited intermodal service to virtually any inland U.S. destination


For further information on shipping from China, or to place a booking, please contact a Matson customer service representative in the United States by calling 1-877-CHINA-02.

For cut offs, transit times and other details about Matson’s China – Long Beach Express, please click on the link below:

China – Long Beach Express (Xiamen, Ningbo, Shanghai, Long Beach) (PDF)