Red Kite Freight & COVID-19: Keeping Our Partners Safe

To Our Readers,

As the COVID-19 pandemic spreads, the world around us is changing rapidly. Our priority during this time of uncertainty is to balance the well-being of our customers, carriers and employees while continuing to provide products and services to essential sectors.

We wanted to communicate the steps we are taking to maintain operations while cooperating with efforts to reduce the spread of the virus.

Per the guidance provided by the Department of Homeland Security, CISA Department, Red Kite Freight Solutions provides specifically stated freight transportation support services to the below designated sectors (among others):

  • Energy – Oil/Gas/Wind/Solar Generation and Transmission Sectors
  • Transportation Systems Sector
  • Communications Sector
  • Defense Industrial Base Sector
  • Emergency Services Sector
  • Water and Wastewater System Sector
  • Chemical Manufacturing Sector
  • Critical Manufacturing Sectors

We Are Open for Business

First and foremost, Red Kite’s operations are running as normal and our staff still is available to assist customers and carriers via phone and email. Our commitment to providing you with the freight transportation services you need with exceptional customer service remains the same.

Additionally, we continue to publish our monthly Shipping Market Report to keep readers informed of news and indicators shaping the freight shipping industry. Read this month’s report here or sign up to receive the report in the future.

We Are Committed to Protecting our Carriers

Freight carriers play one of the most crucial roles in the fight against this pandemic. They are working hard to deliver the goods needed, when and where they are needed. We are committed to the safety and well-being of our carriers and are working with them to communicate any new policies or procedures our customers have put into place to reduce exposure risk.

We are committed to providing superior service, product quality and support during these uncertain times. We will continue to monitor the situation and communicate any developments as they occur.


Lacey Jackson

Founder & Logistics Manager, Red Kite Freight Solutions