With our efficient Ocean Freight services, your shipping experience will be plain sailing.

Bidvest International Logistics offers a full range of flexible ocean freight solutions and international shipping, customised to your requirements.

With our extensive footprint through the EMO Trans global network, skilled Supply Chain Engineers and a wealth of experience, we will support you in delivering your cargo in compliance with local and international laws and regulations, guiding you through the complexities of global sea transportation.

Our range of ocean freight solutions for imports and exports is enhanced by an impressive industry leading customs clearance service, critical to the efficient turnaround of your cargo.

Whether it is large consignments packed in full containers, groupage (LCL), bulk, breakbulk or project cargo, we will move your cargo most effectively and securely. We also handle plain standard shipments, out-of-gauge freight and hazardous cargo.

To succeed in such a fast-changing environment requires a new kind of business agility. We are innovative, pursuing the best-in-class technology that moves business forward. It’s not just innovation for the sake of it; it is about perfecting services and interactions for the best outcome for our customers.


Ocean Freight Services

For peace of mind, let us take care of your shipping requirements.

  • International Forwarding
  • Imports and exports
  • Abnormal cargo
  • Cross trade
  • Customs brokerage
  • Online shipment tracking, invoicing, costing and status reports
  • Door-to-door delivery
  • Extended logistics services, including ocean, air, road transport, warehousing and supply chain optimisation
  • Marine insurance
  • Security solutions
  • Trade Finance solutions
  • Represented at all major ports including Cape Town, Durban, Gqeberha and Ngqura, East London, Richards Bay, and Johannesburg logistics centres