Top Shipping Companies in Kenya

top shipping companies in Kenya

The shipping industry in Kenya is evolving at a very fast pace, this has seen the use of technology to ensure faster, safer and timely delivery of goods to the clients.

Today, shipping companies specialize in overseas freight movement from one corner of the globe to the other. When shipping goods from one destination to another, make sure you choose one of the reputed international shipping companies and shipping consultants.

Below is a list of the top shipping companies in Kenya;

Simba Freight

We offer an online platform that allows shoppers in  Kenya to shop from any site in UK and have their shopping delivered to their doorstep. The shipping of your favorite products from international online shopping stores in the  UK to your home is now easier. We ship the products via Airfreight and Seafreight as well. We provides the best and secure shopping services in Kenya.

Golden Gate Cargo

Golden Gate Cargo Services Ltd offers secure hassle free, credible, convenient, and pocket friendly cargo logistics solutions from anywhere in your world to your door steps. We offer air freight solutions from China, Dubai, Turkey, India, Vietnam, Bangladesh, Thailand, Europe and United Kingdom.


Kenfreight East Africa Limited started out in the 1970s in Mombasa, Kenya, as the inland logistics agent for MSC (Mediterranean Shipping Company), a core business which we stil perform and have grown with supermarkets, large manufacturers and commodity traders as our core clientele. Recently we have grown to be one of the biggest project forwarders in East Africa. With our own fleet of modular trailers, extendable trailers, lowloaders, heavy duty tractor units, jacking and skidding equipment etc.

RHS Freight Services

Headquartered in Dubai, U.A.E, RHS Freight Services (RHS FS) is the main forwarding arm of the RHS Group. Established 1910 in Dubai, The RHS Group has over 100 years of experience and has managed to establish a very strong brand, extremely well known for its credibility ( Amongst the oldest and most key sectors of Dubai’s economy, the shipping and logistics industry is one that due to the strategic position of Dubai at the heart of three major continents, and under the visionary guidance of Dubai and U.A.E leaders.

Aeromarine Capital

Aeromarine Capital Group is a Kenyan Freight Clearing and Forwarding company driven by the unwavering belief in its original ideology being the combination of flexibility, speed and innovative spirit of an ever changing team with strength, security and integrity of a major Freight Clearing & Forwarding, Shipping and Freight Logistics provider. With years of experience in Freight Clearing & Forwarding, shipping and Supply Chain Freight Logistics, Aeromarine Capital Kenya.

Rolling Cargo

From online purchasing, Airfreight Imports & Exports, we have tailor made solutions for your business. Accredited by KEBS & KRA to offer cargo Consolidation Services, we focus on your needs to have a reliable shipping provider that is cost effective, timely and carefull with each of your shipments no matter the size. Whether you are sending a care package to a loved one hundreds of miles away or sending shipment for your business, and If you are moving palletes or large cargo you’ll need a freight company that can handle the demand.

Firstlane Logistics

Firstlane Logistics was founded in the year 2008 as a simple transport company offering transport services within Kenya. Due to demand from clients from our neighboring countries (Uganda, Rwanda and Southern Sudan) we extended our services cross border. During this time, Firstlane Logistics was known as one of the best trucking provider in East Africa as all these countries use Mombasa port and Jomo Kenyatta International Airport as their entry/exit points.

Shardi Shipping and Cargo

With the right values, comes the right way forward. Since inception, our values have guided us, shaped our culture and defined our character. It is our values that help us fulfill our obligation of building a better, stronger and more durable organisation by helping us meet our commitments to our stakeholders and customers. They set our benchmarks, ensuring customer delight at all times.

Bolt Speed Cargo Forwarders

Bolt Speed Cargo Forwarders Ltd is a company with extensive experience in Kenya and abroad, specialized in international freight forwarding, transportation management services and logistics. The company realizes the connection between its customers and national and international markets.

Salama Cargo

Salama Cargo provides solutions to address the growing demands from individuals and small to medium sized businesses for their moving and shipping needs to and from China, Dubai, Turkey, Istanbul, India and major international ports. From small express shipments to large scale projects, our air and sea cargo divisions are well equipped with the latest software and a large network across the globe, assuring your shipments are handled with the optimal care.

Kawaison International

Kawaison International is a dynamic clearing & forwarding company based in Nairobi, and branch in Mombasa and Malaba. We offer high-quality standard services, reliability and professional across the operation.

Other Shipping Agents in Kenya include;

  • Sivicom Liners Limited
  • Famio Services limited
  • Sheffield Cargo Logistics limited
  • Storm Shipping Agency Limited
  • Seaforth Shipping Kenya Ltd
  • Rais Shipping Services Kenya Limited
  • Emirates Shipping East Africa Limited
  • Inchcape Shipping Services K Limited
  • Sea Bulk Chartering And Trading Limited
  • Wilhelmsen Ships Service Limited
  • Bollore Africa Logistics Kenya Limited
  • Cma Cgm Kenya Limited
  • Access Shipping Agency Limited
  • Access Shipping And Logistics Limited
  • Merlion Shipping Limited
  • Shipmarc Agency And Logistics Limited
  • Sima Marine Limited
  • Great Circle Line Kenya Limited
  • Harbour Agency Limited
  • International Shipping Agency Limited
  • Smat Shipping Services Limited
  • Green Island Shipping Services Limited
  • Maersk Kenya Limited
  • Oceanfreight Ea Ltd
  • Sturrock Shipping (Kenya) Limited
  • Seatrade Agencies Limited
  • Kenya National Shipping Line Ltd
  • Socopao Kenya Limited
  • East African Commercial And Shipping Company Ltd
  • Seven Seas Shipping Agencies K Limited
  • Southern Engineering Company Limited
  • I Messina K Limited
  • Express Shipping And Logistics Ea Ltd
  • Fay Logistics Limited
  • Emirates Shipping Agencies Kenya Ltd
  • Bio Fuels Limited
  • Sharaf Shipping Agency (K) Ltd
  • Diamond Shipping Services Ltd
  • Pil (Kenya) Limited
  • Zam Zam Shipping Limited
  • Sosco Fishing Industries Limited
  • Gulf Badr Group Kenya Limited