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Ocean Freight


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  • Strategically located at all major hubs
  • Global ocean freight network
  • Industry leading customs clearance

​​Ocean Freight


​Why Us​ 


BPL offers a full range of flexible ocean freight solutions, customised to your requirements.

​Our global partner, Panalpina, is one of the world's largest providers of ocean freight services, enabling BPL to benefit from this virtually unlimited capacity.

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 in the most effective and secure manner.


​Key Services


  • International Forwarding
  • Imports and exports
  • Abnormal cargo
  • Cross trade
  • Customs brokerage
  • Online shipment tracking, invoicing, costing and status reports
  • Door-to-door deliver y
  • 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, Port Elizabeth and Ngqura, East London, Richards Bay, and Johannesburg logistics centres