Top Shipping Companies in Ghana
Are you looking for a reputable shipping and freight company to transfer your goods and commodities from one country to another? Asetena staff will introduce you to five companies whose services are trusted by thousands of Ghanaians.
The shipping price from one place to the other differs depending on the weight and the company bringing the goods in or taking them out.
What Makes a Good Shipping Company?
Selecting the right company to entrust your goods to should not be difficult. All you need to do is ask yourself a few questions and do important research before you begin.
Is the company reliable? Do goods arrive on time and in good condition? Or is it one of those companies that are known to mishandle delicate goods?
Are their services affordable? Or their shipping fees are more than the price of the goods you are bringing in.
Are they hell-bent on delivering the best services to their customers? What about their global network? The company should/can be affiliated with international shipping companies. It is essential.
The following carefully selected companies have some or all of the above qualities. Contact any of them if you need to transfer cargo, commodities, among others, from one place to the other.
McDan Shipping Company
The company was established in 1999 and partnered with Cross Trades and World Cargo Alliance. McDan has been providing great shipping and logistics services to Ghanaians through their expertise and efficiency.
Potential customers should note that McDan is the first and only freight forwarding company to obtain an Air Carrier License in handling chartered cargo flights in Ghana! Their major services include project cargo, cargo handling, haulage, and customs clearing. They say they are fast and reliable.
They are located on the Airport Bypass Road, Accra.
With contact numbers 030 276 2280/ 030 250 2158/ 024 999 1199
Send them an email through [email protected]
Apex Shipping and Commercial Company
Since 1997, they have been caring for the freight needs of Ghanaians, giving you nothing but the best of service.
They are registered under the Corporate Laws of the Republic of Ghana and have offices and port exits in Tema, Aflao, and Takoradi. Need to bring goods from abroad? Apex is one of the best shipping companies you can trust.
They offer freight forwarding services, ship agency services, and consultancy services. They have a dedicated team with experienced workers and good equipment.
At Tema, they are located at the Mariners Club Compound. At Takoradi, you can locate them at the TIDD building.
Call them on 027 306 2147
You have probably seen their advertisement on your television a few times. The company was established in 2008, but it has not stopped searching for potential customers.
It is an accredited company and a member of the International Federation of Freight Forwarders Association (FIATA). With qualified and well-trained personnel, the company has over 240 offices worldwide in 200 countries.
Locate their Ghanaian office in room no. 19, Bob Linus building, Community 4, Tema.
Call them for more information on 030 226 1510/ 020 452 8900/ 050 157 4355
Or send them an email through [email protected]
Global Cargo and Commodities Limited
Their services include shipping, clearing, consultancy, ship handling, haulage, and transport. With experienced workers, local expertise, good equipment, and international relations, Global Cargo delivers.
Do you need to import or export goods? You can trust Global Cargo to care for your goods. They are fast, and customer satisfaction is guaranteed.
Their head office is located behind Engen fuel station, Tema harbor. Locate their other branch at Takoradi, Harbour high street, adjacent fan milk depot.
Locate their KIA branch behind Media Pharmacy, East Legon.
Call them on 030 320 0740/ 030 321 4148
Or send an email through [email protected]
Mediterranean Shipping Company
The company deals in importing and exporting goods in Africa, Europe, the Middle East, and the Americas. They are a world leader in shipping logistics. Apart from sea transport, they also undertake haulage services.
They say that no matter your demands, they are here to meet your needs. Their services include eBusiness, European and short sea network, trade services, digital solutions, dry, reefer, project cargo, storage solutions, and suspension of transit.
Customer satisfaction is guaranteed. These are people who are experts in the freight business.
Locate them at James Ahiadome Complex, Meridian Street, community 1 Tema.
Call them on 030 321 1839
Send them an email through [email protected].
Other shipping and logistics companies worth mentioning are DHL Ghana Limited, Premier Freight Logistics, Epic Logistics, and FedEx Ghana.
If you can afford to work with any of the above companies, choose them for your shipping needs.
These are award-winning companies with local expertise and international relations, together with trained workers whose aim is to deliver nothing but the best service.
Which shipping company have you worked with, and what was your experience?