Ocean Freight

Cape Trans-Afriq Global offers tailored Full Container Load (FCL) and Less-Than-Container Load (LCL) solutions that balance lead time and costs.

Our Solutions

Tailored Solutions

Meeting customers’ unique needs with premium service and local expertise. Flexible options, exception management, frequent sailings, and on-time delivery.

Large Global Footprint

Cape Trans-Afriq Global-owned offices throughout the world – including high-growth emerging markets – guarantee we can support our customers, wherever you go.

Cargo Visibility and Management

Market-leading Track & Trace capabilities, online logistics management, powerful reports and analytics, and CO2 reporting.

Ocean Freight Products

Full Container Load

Premium Service
Fast transit time, space and equipment guarantees, customized schedulling (e.g. multiple sailings; high-frequency sailings) schedule integrity and premium EDI benefits.

Standard Service
Economy-value transportation, regular frequency, EDI capabilities

“Green” Service
Low carbon footprint transportation; slow steaming and larger vessels, with ability to provide carbon footprint measurements.

Less Than Container Load

Fast transit times, frequent departures, schedule integrity, electronic sailing schedules, door-to-door capabilities and track and trace.

Breakbulk and Out-of-Gauge Cargo

Specialist support in handling out-of-gauge cargo, be it on a flat rack or open-topped container, as well as break bulk and project cargo. 

Value Added Services

  • Custom Clearance
  • Insurance
  • Palletizing
  • Barcoding
  • Packing / Repacking
  • Short Term Storage
  • Merge-In-Transit
  • Buyers Consolidation
  • Order Management
  • Origin Cargo Management
  • Load Factor Optimization
  • Document Collection
  • Cross Docking
  • Distribution



 771000 TEUs     450000 Shipments    100 +Countries

Our accreditations

Our quality and service are frequently recognised by external organisations. Many of these awards and accreditations are made on a national basis – an overview of these can be found on our country websites.