Sea Freight Africa
P4D are experts in our field. We offer only the fastest, most reliable, and cheapest sea freight delivery services to Africa from the UK.
We work with trusted and reputable international couriers who are also experts in their field, to bring you the best offers and service available to ship your goods to Africa. Use the instant quote generator for a free quote today on your shipment to Africa.
Africa Sea Freight Information
Africa is an enormous continent, with many miles of coastline. Whatever your reason for shipping to Africa, P4D can help. We take the stress out of the job, eliminating the need to make multiple arrangements on either end to deliver your goods. With P4D, you can make all the arrangements you need in one place, to ensure your cargo is delivered safely and efficiently from door to door.
Africa covers around 6% of the earth’s total surface. With 38 of its 54 states coastal or insular, Africa’s port facilities are vast, and handles around 6% of the world’s water cargo traffic. Over 90% of Africa’s imports and exports are conducted by sea, making it one of the biggest and most important areas of the world when it comes to sea freight.
Our experts at P4D will be able to advise you of the best routes and couriers needed for your shipment to Africa. We are also able to advise you on the individual documents and forms required, just contact us today to find out more information on the initial forms needed to get your cargo on its way.
The main seven steps for any sea freight delivery to Africa are the following:
- Export Haulage
- Origin Handling
- Export Customs Clearance
- Ocean Freight
- Import Customs Clearance
- Destination Handling
- Import Haulage
If this looks daunting – don’t worry, that’s what we’re here for. P4D will be with you every step of the way to ensure a smooth transit of goods to Africa. At P4D we’re committed to taking the stress out of filling in the appropriate paper work, customs forms, etc. We’ll work closely with you on this to make sure you match Africa’s tough regulations.
We offer a comprehensive tracking system so you can check on the delivery status of your consignment as it’s being delivered to Africa. If you have any further questions about your order or our sea freight service, please contact P4D directly by clicking here.