Freight Forwarder Antitrust Litigation

Did you purchase Freight Forwarding Services to transport goods via Air, Sea, Road or Rail between January 1, 2001 and January 4, 2011?

You may be eligible to receive a substantial payment from a Settlement.

Settlement Total
Settlement Total
Eligible Purchase Dates
1/2/01 - through 1/02/11
Eligible Purchase Dates



Background Information

Freight Forwarding Services is defined as freight forwarding, transportation, or logistics services for shipments, and includes services relating to the organization or transportation of items via air, ocean, rail, and road, both nationally and internationally, and related activities such a s customs clearance, warehousing, and ground services.

Settlement Information

Filing Deadline: April 3, 2017

Direct purchaser class+

All Persons and/or entities (excluding government) that purchased freight forwarding services (Air, Ocean, Rail or Road) for shipments within, to or from the United States; or purchased or sold within the United States regardless of the shipments location; from any of the defendants or their subsidiaries/affiliates at any time between January 1, 2001 and September 14, 2012.


ABX Logistics Group ($3,500,000); Air Express International USA, Inc.; Airborne Express, Inc.; Baltrans Logistics, Inc.; Bax Global Inc. (part of Schenker Settlement); DSV A/S ; DSV Solutions Holding A/A; DSV Air & Sea, Ltd. ($1,500,000 plus future Air Cargo Proceeds); Dachser Intelligent Logistics; Dachser Transport of America, Inc.; DB Schenker (part of Schenker Settlement); Deutsche Bahn AG; Deutsche Post AG; DHL Danzas; DHL Express (USA), Inc.; DHL Global Forwarding; DHL Global Forwarding Japan K.K.; Eagle Global Logistics LP; EGL Inc. ($10,000,000); Exel Global Logistics, Inc.; Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. (70% of Air Cargo Antitrust Settlement Proceeds); Geo Logistics: Geodis Group; Geodis Wilson USA, Inc. ($3,000,000); Hanshin Air Cargo Co. Ltd.; Hankyu Hanshin Express Holdings Corp.; Hanshin Air Cargo USA, Inc. Ltd.; Hellman Worldwide Logistics Inc.; Japan Aircargo Forwarders Association; Jet Speed Air Cargo Forwarders (USA), Inc. ($750,000 plus future Air Cargo Antitrust Settlement Proceeds); Kintetsu World Express (USA) Inc.; Kuehne + Nagel, Inc. ($28,000,000 plus future Air Cargo Antitrust Settlement Proceeds); K Line Logistics (USA) Inc.; Jet Speed Logistics Ltd.; Jet Speed Logistics (USA), LLC; K Line Logistics Ltd. f/k/a K Line Air Services Ltd.; Kintetsu World Express Inc.; Kuehne + Nagel International AG; MOL Logistics Co. (Japan) Ltd.; MOL Logistics (USA) Inc.; Morrison Express Logistics PTE Ltd. ($1,678,700 plus 72.5% of future Air Cargo Settlement Proceeds); Morrison Express Corporation (USA); Nippon Express Co. Ltd.; Nippon Express USA, Inc.; Nishi-Nippon Railroad Co. Ltd. ($20,082,896 plus 50% of future Air Cargo up to $500,000); Nissin Corporation; Nissin International Transport USA Inc.; Panalpina, Inc.; Panalpina World Transport (Holding) Ltd. ($35,000,000 plus future Air Cargo) Settlement Proceeds; Schenker AG; Schenker Inc. ($8,750,000); ***SDV International Logistics ($350,000 plus 75% of future Air Cargo Settlement Proceeds); Spedlogswiss aka Association of Swiss Forwarders; ***Toll Global Forwarding (USA) Inc. ($900,000 plus 100% of proceeds); ***United Aircargo Consolidators, Inc. ($230,183 plus 75% Air Cargo Settlement Proceeds); United Parcel Service, Inc.; UPS Supply Chain Solutions Inc.; UTI Worldwide, Inc. ($3,243,658 plus 80.5% of future Air Cargo Settlement Proceeds); Vantec World Transport (USA); Vantec World Transport Co., Ltd. ($9,900,000); Yamato Global Logistics Japan Co. Ltd.; Yamato Transport USA Inc.; Yusen Air & Sea Service (USA) Inc.; Yusen Air & Sea Service Co. Ltd.


DHL: $53,000,000; Hellmann: $550,000


Client is aware that claim forms are available from the Class Administrator. Class members are not required to sign up with any third-party service in order to participate in the monetary relief, buy may instead file their claim directly with the Class Administrator. No-cost assistance will be available from the Class Administrator and Class Counsel during the claims-filing period. For additional information, class members may visit, the court approved website for this case.


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