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W. Smith Cartage Co. Inc.


W. Smith Cartage Company excels in the highly competitive transportation industry by maintaining a comprehensive commitment to our customers, employees, community and environment. We focus on achieving superior quality and reliable performance for all of our customers special needs. The ability to meet and exceed customer expectations is enhanced by the interactive long-term relationships developed with our customers. We strive to be leaders in the industry by setting and maintaining the highest level of standards in all phases of our operation. We take tremendous pride in our ability to provide excellent equipment and quality personnel.


W. Smith Cartage Company will be the model for all other transportation companies in our region. We strive to be innovators in the industry, but also recognize the importance in the ability to adapt to sudden changes with short notice. Providing outstanding service to customers, a rewarding work environment for employees and an atmosphere for sustained growth will allow W. Smith Cartage Company to maintain leadership in the transportation industry.


  • Teamwork: A necessity in our business. It takes every person in our company to sustain our competitive edge in the industry.
  • Dedication: We are dedicated to being the best in the industry, while maintaining honesty and integrity with all of our customers.
  • Safety: Our most important concern is for the safety of our employees and the communities in which we do business.
  • Growth: Sustained growth is an important factor in the future of W. Smith Cartage Company. We recognize the importance of taking risks to capture the opportunities that may not be acknowledged by our competitors.