East London Ship Chandlers that get the job done, 24/7/365

Seasoned East London Ship Chandlers

Link Ship Chandlers offers a comprehensive array of East London port services and provisions to vessels docking at this well-positioned port. As South Africa’s last remaining river port, located at the mouth of the Buffalo River in the East Cape Province, this smaller, yet bustling port, handles approximately 2,900 000 tonnes of cargo per year, including containers, on a common-user basis. The port currently comprises a multi-purpose terminal, bulk terminal grain elevator, and car terminal.

Why Collaborate with Link as your East London Ship Chandlers?

With branches at the most central ports throughout South Africa, Link Ship Chandlers have garnered a well-deserved reputation as efficient, reliable chandlers with a strong focus on detail. Our customers benefit from 24h support, and the rates we offer are some of the most competitive in the industry by far. We also take great pride in our ability to match product specs, which means the necessities you order will be the necessities that we deliver.

Vessels We Supply at East London Port

As a renowned provider of East London ship supplies, equipment, parts and provisions to the shipping industry, Link Ship Chandlers supplies a full complement of vessels. This includes:

  • Container vessels
  • Cruise liners
  • Fishing vessels
  • Offshore oil rigs and tugs
  • Bulk cargo carriers
  • Ro-Ro vessels

As East London ship suppliers, you can count on us to deliver top-notch fresh and dry food and beverage provisions, as well as frozen, chilled and bonded items. Our services also extend to include the provision of office supplies such as stationery, computer-bridge related consumables, and clothing (boots, gloves, shoes, jackets, etc.).

You can also rely on us to supply medical must-haves and safety supplies. This includes standard medical supplies, non-prescription meds, personal protection equipment, etc. On the safety end, we can deliver fire-fighting essentials, fall-arrest equipment and more. Cabin and deck supplies, maintenance necessities, housekeeping requirements, electrical tools, fittings and equipment, as well as cleaning products and parts for maintenance of the engine also fall under our jurisdiction.

Need to keep your crew connected on land and sea? We also supply SIMs, airtime and data as a local reseller of Sim4Crew sim and data cards. Additionally, Link Ship Chandlers is affiliated with reputable ships agents for water- and oil-bunkering services at the port of East London, and can manage the process of putting you in touch with an agent. In short, when it comes to East London vessel supply, we offer a turnkey service across the board.

You can find a full list of our services here.

About East London Port Services

The port of East London has 11 commercial berths that range up to 250 metres in length. The grain elevator is the largest in South Africa, with a storage capacity of 76 000 tonnes suitable for discharged cargo. The multi-purpose port handles mainly containers, and the car terminal can handle 50 000 units per year with room for expansion when required. The port is also home to a yachting marina within the harbour at Latimer’s Landing.

Contact Our East London Ship Supplier Offices

Get in touch to find out more about our East London ship chandling services. The Link team is standing by to ensure that you enjoy exceptional service from start to finish, at cost-effective rates to boot.

Contact details:
+27 61 1045176
eastlondon@shipchandlers.co.za
www.shipchandlers.co.za