Mainport Africa Shipping is an independent ship agency operating in South Africa and its neighbouring territories since 1981.  

Covering the full range of agency services, both Liner and non-Liner, our aim is for our Principal to have peace of mind and to know that Mainport will take care of its client’s vessel as if it were their own .

Mainport  offers a range of services including:

  • Port Agency
  • Cargo Agency
  • Owners Protective Agency
  • Charterers Agency

These services are available in all ports of South Africa and as a hub service in all East and West African ports.

The main office is based in Africa’s busiest port, Durban, with branch offices in Richards Bay, Cape Town, Saldanha Bay and Johannesburg. The port of Mossel Bay, Ngqura (Coega) and Port Elizabeth operate from company satellite offices.