Ocean Freight Services

Mainfreight offers a complete range of ocean freight services worldwide.   Take advantage of our in-house customs brokers, and utilise all or some of our services:

  • Global Door to door or Port to Port
  • Full Documentation Service, including all Customs and MAF Biosecurity requirements
  • Under Bond transitional facility
  • Special Projects
  • Oversize, special projects, roll on roll off

Where to start? Talk to our team today and we’ll get your goods on their way.

Why Sea Freight?

With options ranging from smaller consolidated LCL (Less than Container Load) shipments to large FCL (Full Container Load) shipments, and long standing relationships with all global strategic ocean freight carriers, Mainfreight’s international sea freight service partners with you to get your product where it needs to be.

Mainfreight Air & Ocean provide a total service covering not only the sea freight movement of your product, but also customs clearance and tariff classification, all operated by our in house team of international freight specialists.


We specialise in both LCL (Less Than Container Load) and FCL (Full Container Load) sea freight services.

LCL sea freight is a cost effective option for smaller shipments, we consolidate your product into a sea freight container.

FCL - have enough product to fill a sea freight container yourself?  Our Shipping Containers for Sea Freight will help you decide the best shipping container for your sea freight.  If this is for you, then you’ll be shipping an FCL (Full Container Load) of sea freight.

If you would like to know more about LCL or FCL sea freight, contact your local Mainfreight Air & Ocean Branch

Project Shipping

Oversize, complex project movements are best managed by a specialist Projects team.  Mainfreight Air & Ocean’s team are experienced in project shipping and will guide you through the process of complex, out of gauge or overdimensional sea freight movements and integration with other services across the entire supply chain.


Real time information on your sea freight movement allows you to plan and forecast.  If you’re sending product, then your customer will appreciate being kept fully communicated and informed.

Track & trace online every step of the way.  Electronic proof of delivery can be sent automatically, via ftp or email.  Get peace of mind by receiving automatic notifications once your export cargo has been received. 

Get Started

If your product is a world away from where it needs to be,get in contact with our team of experts today.

Ready to start shipping with us?

Whether it's air freight or sea freight we can help you with a quote today

Request a quote here

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