Deseret Forwarding is especially honored to serve the U.S. Military Personal Property
Program (MPPP) by providing international household goods forwarding and door-to-door
relocation support for thousands of dedicated members of the U.S. Armed Forces and
their families – and for other local moving agents working on behalf of military
Our corporate headquarters is in El Paso, Texas – home to Fort Bliss, one of the
largest U.S. Army bases in the continental United States. As a member of the Spectrum
Relocation Group family of companies, which includes Central Transportation Systems
and Scobey Moving & Storage, we also have affiliated moving and storage service
centers in Killeen and San Antonio, serving Fort Hood and Fort Sam Houston respectively.
And we have our own near-port warehousing and transportation capabilities in Houston,
which is ranked #1 in import tonnage and #2 in export tonnage.
We’ll Move You Wherever Your Service to Our Nation Takes
While our roots are in Texas, our global experience and established worldwide network
of reliable, trustworthy partner agents enable us to move military personnel households
to or from any overseas location. With our decades of experience moving military
personnel and civilian employees of government, we’re the licensed and approved
international household goods forwarder you can trust to strive for a well-planned,
safe and secure, on-time delivery – wherever your service to our nation takes you.
Many of the U.S. military personnel we serve are not only customers – they’re our
neighbors, family, and friends. That’s why we understand the unique logistical and
emotional challenges that relocation creates for U.S. military families. We stand
ready to help our dedicated men and women in uniform – and their families and loved
ones – by providing the experience, global knowledge and intelligence, and complete
array of door-to-door services required for a hassle-free, smooth move.
We are experienced in working with the government, civilian, and international agencies
that are all part of the international moving and forwarding process. If you need
special assistance, a Deseret customer care representative is as close as a phone
call or e-mail away. Our move coordinators are professional problem-solvers, who
will work closely with you to quickly resolve the unexpected and unavoidable obstacles
that pop up along the way in international moves.
Quality, Service, and Experience You Can Trust.
When you select Deseret, you can trust that
we’ll do our very best every step of the way to ensure that your move
Safe. Your valued
possessions will be carefully packed and containerized specifically for international
shipping, expertly loaded and safely secured for the entire trip whether by land,
sea, or air.
Organized and Expedited.
We will file the necessary forms, acquire the clearances, and deal with any customs
or international shipping regulations that are unique to military relocation. You’ll
also find an array of helpful information on our
Resources page – information that will help you better prepare and know
what to expect in your cross-border move.
On Time. From
the first day of packing through departure, transit, arrival, and off-loading, we’ll
track the progress of your move to make sure things stay on schedule and on time.
And you’ll have the assurance of knowing that you, too, can track your shipment
using our advanced, online eTrack system, accessible from any computer or telephone
with Internet access.
Reliable. A trained
and experienced Military Move Coordinator will help plan your shipment and handle
all the details. We use systems and checklists that have stood the test of time
for moves large and small, far and wide. Our team is comprised of professional problem-solvers
who will keep things moving smoothly and with military precision. And we’ll respond
quickly to any problems that might arise.
We’re Ready to Serve You!
We’re proud to have as part of the Deseret family Kayla Hawthorne, our Human Resources
Manager, and her fiance, U.S. Army Sergeant First Class Willie Lee White III, a
COMSEC/Computer Technician stationed at Kikurk, Iraq. Willie’s home duty station
is Fort Bliss.
U.S. Army Command Sergeant Mayor Bobby Gallardo is the husband of Deseret accounting
team member Marebel Sanchez Gallardo (right). A 28-year member of the Army and an
Airborne Ranger, Bobby is a recipient of the Legion of Merit medal, Bronze Star,
and Combat Infantryman’s Badge. Also pictured is their daughter Kristina.