Definitive South African Shipping Agent List

Our clients and fellow-shipping industry professionals often ask us where they can access a comprehensive shipping agent list for South African ports. Hence, we decided to compile and publish a definitive list of shipping agents in South Africa on this page. We trust it will help you, as much as it helps us.

Licenced Shipping Agents in South Africa

Company Name Primary Contact Details South African Ports
Contact Person
Email
Telephone
Website
Cape Town
Durban
Richards Bay
Coega
Port Elizabeth
Mossel Bay
Saldanha
East London
AB Nautilus Projects (Pty) Ltd Arthur Brown e 021 511 0385 w x X
Advanced Maritime Transports (Pty) Ltd Guy McPhun e 021 510 5810 w X x x
African Marine Solutions Group P Maclons e 021 507 5777 w X x x
Berlco Maritime CC Glenn Berill e 041 581 1122 w x X x
BLS Portco SA Oscar Jasman e 021 421 1623 w X x x x x
CMA CGM Shipping Agencies Chris Gramany e 031 319 1300 w x X
DAL Transport t/a Simba Logistics Roger Philip e 041 398 0010 w x X x x
Diamond Shipping Services (Pty) Ltd Sumit Banerjee e 041 373 1399 w x x x x x x
DJ’s Shipping Izak Van Wyk e 041 364 1370 w x x x x X x
DSV Global Transport and Logistics Charmaine Vanrooyen e 041 501 2600 w x x
Elatispot (Pty) Ltd t/a Shosholoza Ian Rosario e 031 360 7108 w x X x
Fairship KZN (Pty) Ltd Obed Mabhida e 010 010 7700 w x X x x x x
Full sail 1 (Pty) Ltd Sumit Banerjee e 041 373 1399 w x x x
GAC Shipping Rene Kruger e 021 464 9700 w X x x
Hapag Lloyd Africa (Pty) Ltd Tim Phillips e 031 583 6500 w x X x
Maersk SA (Pty) Ltd David Elton e 021 408 6000 w X x x
Mainport Africa Shipping (Pty) Ltd Fiona Calitz e 031 202 9621 w x X x x x x x
Moduks Turkey Solutions Mduduzi Ncalane e 041 364 2072 w X x
MOL South Africa (Pty) Ltd Frederic Malevialle e 021 441 2200 w X x x
Oceanic Seagull Maritime CC Harry Panas e 031 201 5454 w x X x x x x x
Rennies Ships Agency Pty Ltd Jonathan Whittington e 041 581 8971 w x X x x x x
Seaclad Maritime Del Berry e 031 327 9400 w x X x x x
Simba Africa Maritime Pty Ltd Hemant Chawla e 031 582 9475 w x X x x
Tall Ships Agency Alistair Mancos e 041 585 0671 w x X x x x x x x
Thembani Shipping (Pty) Ltd Thami Gcaba e 031 201 1130 w x X x x x x x
Trans Marine Shipping CC Tamryn Page e 021 527 9260 w X x x x x x x
Wilhelmsen Ships Services Sean Roberts e 031 2058041 w x X x x x

[Note: This information was accurate on the date of publication – 14/05/2019. Contact details are for the head office which is indicated by the capital “X”. We try our best to keep it updated but if you would like us to update any details, please just send an email to info@shipchandlers.co.za]

Shipping Agents South Africa Knows & Trusts

The expert teams listed here have proven themselves exceptionally capable in acting as local representatives for vessel owners and charterers from around the globe. This includes liaising with local port authorities to book berth/anchorage spots; engaging service suppliers for delivery of goods and services to the vessel and acting as a go-between with the various authorities that play a role in this regard.

Our shipping agent list only includes agents that hold valid Shipping Agent licenses so you can rest assured that every vessel agent on our list comes with a stellar reputation. These shipping line agents will liaise with all relevant parties on your behalf, protect your interests at the port and work tirelessly to arrange the goods and services your vessel requires in Cape Town, Saldanha, Port Elizabeth, Coega, Durban and Richards Bay.

For ease of use, you’ll see we’ve indicated the ports each agency operates at. If you would prefer to see the list sorted by Port, just click the relevant link below to go to the relevant table:

Cape Town Shipping Agents

Company Name Primary Contact Details
Contact Person Email Telephone (Head Office) Website
Advanced Maritime Transports (Pty) Ltd Guy McPhun g.mcphun@amt-sa.com 021 510 5810 https://amt-sa.com/presence/south-africa/
African Marine Solutions Group P Maclons p.maclons@amsol.co.za 021 507 5777 www.amsol.co.za
BLS Portco SA Oscar Jasman oscar@blsportco.co.za 021 421 1623 www.blsportco.co.za
CMA CGM Shipping Agencies Chris Gramany dba.cgramany@cma-cgm.com 031 319 1300 www.cma-cgm.com
DAL Transport t/a Simba Logistics Roger Philip roger.philip@dalagency.com 041 398 0010 www.dalagency.com
Diamond Shipping Services (Pty) Ltd Sumit Banerjee sumit@dssrsa.com 041 373 1399 www.dssrsa.com
DJ’s Shipping Izak Van Wyk sakkie@djshipping.co.za 041 364 1370 www.djshipping.co.za
Elatispot (Pty) Ltd t/a Shosholoza Ian Rosario irosario@msc.co.za 031 360 7108 msc.co.za
Fairship KZN (Pty) Ltd Obed Mabhida dbnops@fairshipsa.net 010 010 7700 www.fairship.net
Full sail 1 (Pty) Ltd Sumit Banerjee sumit@dssrsa.com 041 373 1399 http://fullsail1.co.za/
GAC Shipping Rene Kruger Rene.Kruger@gac.com 021 464 9700 www.gac.com
Hapag Lloyd Africa (Pty) Ltd Tim Phillips tim.phillips@hlog.com 031 583 6500 www.hlog.com
Maersk SA (Pty) Ltd David Elton fjacobs@za.safmarine.com 021 408 6000 za.safmarine.com
Mainport Africa Shipping (Pty) Ltd Fiona Calitz Fiona@mainportafrica.co.za 031 202 9621 mainportafrica.co.za
Oceanic Seagull Maritime CC Harry Panas harry@oceanicseagull.co.za 031 201 5454 oceanicseagull.co.za
Rennies Ships Agency Pty Ltd Jonathan Whittington Jono@rennies.co.za 041 581 8971 rennies.co.za
Seaclad Maritime Del Berry del@seaclad.co.za 031 327 9400 seaclad.co.za
Simba Africa Maritime Pty Ltd Hemant Chawla hemant.chawla@simbalog.com 031 582 9475 simbalog.com
Tall Ships Agency Alistair Mancos alistair@lbhsouthafrica.com 041 585 0671 lbhsouthafrica.com
Thembani Shipping (Pty) Ltd Thami Gcaba durban@thembanishipping.co.za 031 201 1130 thembanishipping.co.za
Trans Marine Shipping CC Tamryn Page tamryn@tmsships.co.za 021 527 9260 https://www.transmarineshipping.com/
Wilhelmsen Ships Services Sean Roberts Sean.Roberts@Wilhelmsen.com 031 2058041 wilhelmsen.com

Saldanha Shipping Agents

Company Name Primary Contact Details
Contact Person Email Telephone (Head Office) Website
BLS Portco SA Oscar Jasman oscar@blsportco.co.za 021 421 1623 www.blsportco.co.za
Diamond Shipping Services (Pty) Ltd Sumit Banerjee sumit@dssrsa.com 041 373 1399 www.dssrsa.com
DJ’s Shipping Izak Van Wyk sakkie@djshipping.co.za 041 364 1370 www.djshipping.co.za
Fairship KZN (Pty) Ltd Obed Mabhida dbnops@fairshipsa.net 010 010 7700 www.fairship.net
Mainport Africa Shipping (Pty) Ltd Fiona Calitz Fiona@mainportafrica.co.za 031 202 9621 mainportafrica.co.za
Oceanic Seagull Maritime CC Harry Panas harry@oceanicseagull.co.za 031 201 5454 oceanicseagull.co.za
Rennies Ships Agency Pty Ltd Jonathan Whittington Jono@rennies.co.za 041 581 8971 rennies.co.za
Seaclad Maritime Del Berry del@seaclad.co.za 031 327 9400 seaclad.co.za
Tall Ships Agency Alistair Mancos alistair@lbhsouthafrica.com 041 585 0671 lbhsouthafrica.com
Thembani Shipping (Pty) Ltd Thami Gcaba durban@thembanishipping.co.za 031 201 1130 thembanishipping.co.za
Trans Marine Shipping CC Tamryn Page tamryn@tmsships.co.za 021 527 9260 https://www.transmarineshipping.com/
Wilhelmsen Ships Services Sean Roberts Sean.Roberts@Wilhelmsen.com 031 2058041 wilhelmsen.com

Port Elizabeth Shipping Agents

Company Name Primary Contact Details
Contact Person Email Telephone (Head Office) Website
AB Nautilus Projects (Pty) Ltd Arthur Brown arthur-b@nautilus-ie.com 021 511 0385 www.nautilusship.com
Advanced Maritime Transports (Pty) Ltd Guy McPhun g.mcphun@amt-sa.com 021 510 5810 https://amt-sa.com/presence/south-africa/
Berlco Maritime CC Glenn Berill agency@berlco.co.za 041 581 1122 https://www.brabys.com
BLS Portco SA Oscar Jasman oscar@blsportco.co.za 021 421 1623 www.blsportco.co.za
DAL Transport t/a Simba Logistics Roger Philip roger.philip@dalagency.com 041 398 0010 www.dalagency.com
Diamond Shipping Services (Pty) Ltd Sumit Banerjee sumit@dssrsa.com 041 373 1399 www.dssrsa.com
DJ’s Shipping Izak Van Wyk sakkie@djshipping.co.za 041 364 1370 www.djshipping.co.za
DSV Global Transport and Logistics Charmaine Vanrooyen charmaine.vanrooyen@za.dsv.com 041 501 2600 https://www.za.dsv.com/
Elatispot (Pty) Ltd t/a Shosholoza Ian Rosario irosario@msc.co.za 031 360 7108 msc.co.za
Fairship KZN (Pty) Ltd Obed Mabhida dbnops@fairshipsa.net 010 010 7700 www.fairship.net
Full sail 1 (Pty) Ltd Sumit Banerjee sumit@dssrsa.com 041 373 1399 http://fullsail1.co.za/
GAC Shipping Rene Kruger Rene.Kruger@gac.com 021 464 9700 www.gac.com
Hapag Lloyd Africa (Pty) Ltd Tim Phillips tim.phillips@hlog.com 031 583 6500 www.hlog.com
Maersk SA (Pty) Ltd David Elton fjacobs@za.safmarine.com 021 408 6000 za.safmarine.com
Mainport Africa Shipping (Pty) Ltd Fiona Calitz Fiona@mainportafrica.co.za 031 202 9621 mainportafrica.co.za
Moduks Turkey Solutions Mduduzi Ncalane emkay.operations9@gmail.com 041 364 2072 https://www.rgconsultants.co.za
MOL South Africa (Pty) Ltd Frederic Malevialle frederic.malevialle@mol-liner.com 021 441 2200 mol-liner.com
Oceanic Seagull Maritime CC Harry Panas harry@oceanicseagull.co.za 031 201 5454 oceanicseagull.co.za
Rennies Ships Agency Pty Ltd Jonathan Whittington Jono@rennies.co.za 041 581 8971 rennies.co.za
Seaclad Maritime Del Berry del@seaclad.co.za 031 327 9400 seaclad.co.za
Simba Africa Maritime Pty Ltd Hemant Chawla hemant.chawla@simbalog.com 031 582 9475 simbalog.com
Tall Ships Agency Alistair Mancos alistair@lbhsouthafrica.com 041 585 0671 lbhsouthafrica.com
Thembani Shipping (Pty) Ltd Thami Gcaba durban@thembanishipping.co.za 031 201 1130 thembanishipping.co.za
Trans Marine Shipping CC Tamryn Page tamryn@tmsships.co.za 021 527 9260 https://www.transmarineshipping.com/
Wilhelmsen Ships Services Sean Roberts Sean.Roberts@Wilhelmsen.com 031 2058041 wilhelmsen.com

Coega Shipping Agents

Company Name Primary Contact Details
Contact Person Email Telephone (Head Office) Website
Berlco Maritime CC Glenn Berill agency@berlco.co.za 041 581 1122 https://www.brabys.com
DAL Transport t/a Simba Logistics Roger Philip roger.philip@dalagency.com 041 398 0010 www.dalagency.com
DJ’s Shipping Izak Van Wyk sakkie@djshipping.co.za 041 364 1370 www.djshipping.co.za
Full sail 1 (Pty) Ltd Sumit Banerjee sumit@dssrsa.com 041 373 1399 http://fullsail1.co.za/
Mainport Africa Shipping (Pty) Ltd Fiona Calitz Fiona@mainportafrica.co.za 031 202 9621 mainportafrica.co.za
MOL South Africa (Pty) Ltd Frederic Malevialle frederic.malevialle@mol-liner.com 021 441 2200 mol-liner.com
Oceanic Seagull Maritime CC Harry Panas harry@oceanicseagull.co.za 031 201 5454 oceanicseagull.co.za
Rennies Ships Agency Pty Ltd Jonathan Whittington Jono@rennies.co.za 041 581 8971 rennies.co.za
Seaclad Maritime Del Berry del@seaclad.co.za 031 327 9400 seaclad.co.za
Tall Ships Agency Alistair Mancos alistair@lbhsouthafrica.com 041 585 0671 lbhsouthafrica.com
Thembani Shipping (Pty) Ltd Thami Gcaba durban@thembanishipping.co.za 031 201 1130 thembanishipping.co.za
Trans Marine Shipping CC Tamryn Page tamryn@tmsships.co.za 021 527 9260 https://www.transmarineshipping.com/

Durban Shipping Agents

Company Name Primary Contact Details
Contact Person Email Telephone (Head Office) Website
AB Nautilus Projects (Pty) Ltd Arthur Brown arthur-b@nautilus-ie.com 021 511 0385 www.nautilusship.com
Advanced Maritime Transports (Pty) Ltd Guy McPhun g.mcphun@amt-sa.com 021 510 5810 https://amt-sa.com/presence/south-africa/
African Marine Solutions Group P Maclons p.maclons@amsol.co.za 021 507 5777 www.amsol.co.za
BLS Portco SA Oscar Jasman oscar@blsportco.co.za 021 421 1623 www.blsportco.co.za
CMA CGM Shipping Agencies Chris Gramany dba.cgramany@cma-cgm.com 031 319 1300 www.cma-cgm.com
DAL Transport t/a Simba Logistics Roger Philip roger.philip@dalagency.com 041 398 0010 www.dalagency.com
Diamond Shipping Services (Pty) Ltd Sumit Banerjee sumit@dssrsa.com 041 373 1399 www.dssrsa.com
DJ’s Shipping Izak Van Wyk sakkie@djshipping.co.za 041 364 1370 www.djshipping.co.za
DSV Global Transport and Logistics Charmaine Vanrooyen charmaine.vanrooyen@za.dsv.com 041 501 2600 https://www.za.dsv.com/
Elatispot (Pty) Ltd t/a Shosholoza Ian Rosario irosario@msc.co.za 031 360 7108 msc.co.za
Fairship KZN (Pty) Ltd Obed Mabhida dbnops@fairshipsa.net 010 010 7700 www.fairship.net
Full sail 1 (Pty) Ltd Sumit Banerjee sumit@dssrsa.com 041 373 1399 http://fullsail1.co.za/
Hapag Lloyd Africa (Pty) Ltd Tim Phillips tim.phillips@hlog.com 031 583 6500 www.hlog.com
Maersk SA (Pty) Ltd David Elton fjacobs@za.safmarine.com 021 408 6000 za.safmarine.com
Mainport Africa Shipping (Pty) Ltd Fiona Calitz Fiona@mainportafrica.co.za 031 202 9621 mainportafrica.co.za
Moduks Turkey Solutions Mduduzi Ncalane emkay.operations9@gmail.com 041 364 2072 https://www.rgconsultants.co.za
MOL South Africa (Pty) Ltd Frederic Malevialle frederic.malevialle@mol-liner.com 021 441 2200 mol-liner.com
Oceanic Seagull Maritime CC Harry Panas harry@oceanicseagull.co.za 031 201 5454 oceanicseagull.co.za
Rennies Ships Agency Pty Ltd Jonathan Whittington Jono@rennies.co.za 041 581 8971 rennies.co.za
Seaclad Maritime Del Berry del@seaclad.co.za 031 327 9400 seaclad.co.za
Simba Africa Maritime Pty Ltd Hemant Chawla hemant.chawla@simbalog.com 031 582 9475 simbalog.com
Tall Ships Agency Alistair Mancos alistair@lbhsouthafrica.com 041 585 0671 lbhsouthafrica.com
Thembani Shipping (Pty) Ltd Thami Gcaba durban@thembanishipping.co.za 031 201 1130 thembanishipping.co.za
Trans Marine Shipping CC Tamryn Page tamryn@tmsships.co.za 021 527 9260 https://www.transmarineshipping.com/
Wilhelmsen Ships Services Sean Roberts Sean.Roberts@Wilhelmsen.com 031 2058041 wilhelmsen.com

Richards Bay Shipping Agents

Company Name Primary Contact Details
Contact Person Email Telephone (Head Office) Website
BLS Portco SA Oscar Jasman oscar@blsportco.co.za 021 421 1623 www.blsportco.co.za
Diamond Shipping Services (Pty) Ltd Sumit Banerjee sumit@dssrsa.com 041 373 1399 www.dssrsa.com
DJ’s Shipping Izak Van Wyk sakkie@djshipping.co.za 041 364 1370 www.djshipping.co.za
Fairship KZN (Pty) Ltd Obed Mabhida dbnops@fairshipsa.net 010 010 7700 www.fairship.net
GAC Shipping Rene Kruger Rene.Kruger@gac.com 021 464 9700 www.gac.com
Mainport Africa Shipping (Pty) Ltd Fiona Calitz Fiona@mainportafrica.co.za 031 202 9621 mainportafrica.co.za
Oceanic Seagull Maritime CC Harry Panas harry@oceanicseagull.co.za 031 201 5454 oceanicseagull.co.za
Rennies Ships Agency Pty Ltd Jonathan Whittington Jono@rennies.co.za 041 581 8971 rennies.co.za
Tall Ships Agency Alistair Mancos alistair@lbhsouthafrica.com 041 585 0671 lbhsouthafrica.com
Thembani Shipping (Pty) Ltd Thami Gcaba durban@thembanishipping.co.za 031 201 1130 thembanishipping.co.za
Trans Marine Shipping CC Tamryn Page tamryn@tmsships.co.za 021 527 9260 https://www.transmarineshipping.com/
Wilhelmsen Ships Services Sean Roberts Sean.Roberts@Wilhelmsen.com 031 2058041 wilhelmsen.com

East London Shipping Agents

Company Name Primary Contact Details
Contact Person Email Telephone (Head Office) Website
Diamond Shipping Services (Pty) Ltd Sumit Banerjee sumit@dssrsa.com 041 373 1399 www.dssrsa.com
Fairship KZN (Pty) Ltd Obed Mabhida dbnops@fairshipsa.net 010 010 7700 www.fairship.net
Tall Ships Agency Alistair Mancos alistair@lbhsouthafrica.com 041 585 0671 lbhsouthafrica.com

The South African maritime industry is an immensely important source of revenue for our developing country, which is why every roleplayer in the freight supply chain takes their responsibilities as a representative of the trade very seriously. At Link Ship Chandlers, this means that we go above and beyond the call of duty to ensure that every vessel owner and charterer that employ our services during their anchorage in Cape Town, Saldanha, Port Elizabeth, Coega, Durban or Richards Bay, receives seamless assistance from start to finish. It is our privilege to play such a pivotal role in smoothing the way for service excellence in South Africa and we look forward to assisting all vessel owners with the re-supply of their vessels.

For more information on our shipping agent list or individual ships agency operator suppliers in South Africa, feel free to reach out to a member of the Link team. We are happy to provide any additional information you require in this regard.