What’s going on at BEST?

BEST highlighted in the Bermudian Magazine

Shipping is an essential part of the Bermudian economy, and BEST Shipping has been a key player in the industry since 1987. Over the years, while adapting to emerging trends in industrial, corporate and personal shipping, the company has grown into a premier provider of full-service shipping.

BEST Shipping

BEST Florida Agent

New this 2016 BEST Shipping announces they now have Florida agent and can
ship full container loads, partial container loads & airfreight.

Joe Vieira Acquires Controlling Interest In BEST Shipping

David Sousa, president, CEO and managing director of Bermuda Export Sea Transfer Ltd, trading as BEST Shipping (BEST) made the announcement yesterday that Joe Vieira, president of Joe Vieira Trucking Ltd, purchased the majority of his company‚’s shares.

‚ It is with great pleasure that I can now announce that Mr Vieira has completed the purchase of the majority of shares previously owned by The Total Group and is now the majority shareholder of BEST Shipping, said Mr Sousa. ‚ This purchase completes the alignment of our two companies and brings with it a wonderful blend of synergies that will see continued enhancements to the services we can provide to our clients.

Joe Vieira Trucking Ltd has provided trucking services to BEST Shipping for the past 15 years.

‚ I saw a great deal of potential in BEST and after working with them and the Total Group team for the past several years I thought that the time was right to forge an even stronger relationship, said Mr Vieira. I am very much looking forward to the future and in bringing a great deal of value to the customer experience. Over the course of the next few years I intend to learn as much as I can from David.

Click here to read more of the full press release.

Click here for the Bernews article.

Click here for the Royal Gazette article.

Click here for the Bermuda Sun article.

Coldwell Banker Home Show 2012

Ms. Aleila Richardson was the happy winner of BEST Shipping’s Coldwell Banker’s Home Show draw on Sunday February 12th.

BEST’s Booth at the show attracted a lot of people, all of whom had a chance to win a fabulous 32″ flat screen Sony TV. Mr. Nelmes said that Ms. Richardson was extremely happy to be the winner and is now a proud new member of BEST Direct’s family!

BDA SUN – Why we say we’re the BEST in shipping

Click here for Article on the BDA SUN website.

BEST offers numerous services for your transportation needs.

BEST Shipping offers both air and ocean freight.

For Weekly LOCAL/FCL Ocean consolidations our personnel are professionally trained and fully conversant with all Customs procedures and tariff rates. We can expedite island-wide deliveries.

BEST Direct is the easiest and fastest way to get US consolidated shipments to Bermuda. Along with BEST Shipping’s other services offered, we are now able to extend BEST Direct for your small package items from the UK and Europe markets. As an added benefit, BEST Direct delivers free within the City of Hamilton.

BEST Source is the right choice for that special something you just cant find in Bermuda. With BEST Source we will handle all your purchasing (online or in-store), your item/order pick-up, short or long term warehousing, order reconciliation, freight consolidation, shipping (air or sea), Customs clearance/documentation and delivery to your home. So this service is great for the fraud conscious, elderly, technically-challenged, or those who do not have time or a credit card to handle it themselves.

BEST Warehousing. With up to 20,000 sq ft of warehouse space locally and over 100,000 in our US depot we can accommodate your needs, be it for long or short term storage. Please call for details.

BEST Relocations. The first thing to do when you decide to make a move is to think about what you’re going to need, take, leave or sell. Whether youre taking a few boxes or packing a full container the best thing you can do to minimize your stress is to find an expert to help you!

BEST Shipping and our global EFFA affiliates take pride on delivering a turnkey import and export relocation service. Our professional teams are fully trained, personable and friendly and take care of every miniscule detail involved in your move to or from Bermuda and we do it with a smile.

Yes moves can be stressful but not when you make the BEST choice in local service providers.

BEST Your only Choice when it comes to shipping!

BEST is located at 3 Addendum Lane North, Pembroke. Call 292-8080 or e-mail

Bermudian Summer 2011 Magazine

In the Bermudian Summer 2011 Magazine BEST Shipping is mentioned helping Brenda Kramer with her Bermuda Cottage in New York.

“Next link in the chain was David Sousa of Best Shipping, who generously offered to ship to New York, free of charge, this special Bermuda export, a reminder of former years of agricultural trade. He also included something else uniquely Bermudian in that shipment.”

View the full article.