OCEAN FREIGHT SOLUTIONS

At Rhenus South Africa, we offer full-container load (FCL), less-than container load (LCL), and break-bulk services. In strong partnership with selected carriers, we have the capacity, pricing and flexibility to develop cost-effective solutions for you.

Container Shipping Services

If you are looking for a cost-effective way to ship your goods, this is the right solution for you. Rhenus South Africa has regular scheduled sailings across all continents, providing reliability and consistency in your supply chain.

Our range of ocean freight products

FCL SERVICE: RELIABLE CONTAINER SHIPPING

Our full-container load (FCL) service is ideal for large volumes of freight being shipped. For the most cost-effective way to ship cargo, container utilisation is key. Rhenus has regular scheduled sailings to all continents, providing reliability and consistency for your supply chain.
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LESS-THAN-CONTAINER-LOAD AND CONSOLIDATIONS

For smaller ocean freight volumes, take advantage of our less-than-container-load (LCL) service, which consolidates freight from different clients to the same destination. This means you only pay for the space you use. We offer Buyer’s and Seller’s Consolidation services for your ocean shipments.
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BREAK-BULK AND PROJECT CARGO

For oversized cargo that cannot fit into a standard sea freight container, Rhenus South Africa provides the planning, execution and project management of break bulk, out of gauge and heavy lift cargo. 


We assist with abnormal loads to ensure the maximum safety and security standards.

Not sure which solution fits your needs?

Our ocean freight experts will assist you.

OUR VALUE-ADDED SERVICES FOR OCEAN FREIGHT

Benefits of choosing Rhenus for your ocean freight

  • International network in Europe, Asia-Pacific, Americas and Africa with branches in all important industrial centres
  • Forwarding of most of goods – whether dangerous, temperature-controlled or oversized cargo
  • National and international coverage with door-to-door services for your shipment
  • Scheduled services for import and export shipment with direct departures and reliable lead times

Our Visibility and Quality Standards

  • Reliability, security and punctual delivery are at the heart of our quality standards
  • Complete overview and control of your shipments with our online track & trace tool
  • Visibility from collection to delivery, digital online booking and paperless IT solutions
  • Certifications for the highest quality and security standards
  • Experienced and dedicated experts

We deliver your goods at the right time

  • Standardised processes and products within the Rhenus network and with our partners
  • Direct connection with high frequencies: Weekly and daily scheduled departures
  • Fixed and reliable transit times due to route optimisations for your shipments
  • Country-specific market knowledge for additional services like customs clearance