It’s not always straight forward sending out packages to foreign countries or receiving them from these countries.
Although cargo companies seem to have made the process seamless but you can easily get in trouble if you use the service of any of the many mediocre cargo company.
Receiving or sending cargo can really be relaxing and stress-free if you’re employing the service of the right cargo company.
In Nigeria, there are several top notch companies and below are our best 10 of them.
10 Best Cargo Companies in Nigeria
Zenith Carex International Limited
Located at Ajao Estate in Lagos, Zenith Carex International is a reputable cargo company in the country.
The company was incorporated in 2002 and has grown from a single office in Ajao Estate to a firm with over 40 offices and staff strength of 750.
Their services include courier service, clearing and freight forwarding. Their frieght forwarding includes both domestic and international logistics services.
Zenith Carex collaborate with local support partners which provides:
- Courier services
- Custom clearing service
- In-country haulage
- Integrated logistics service support
Overall, Zenith Carex is known to offer unique air express mail and freight delivery services to their clients.
Saima Nigeria Limited
Established in 1980, Saima Nigeria is one of the major players in the forwarding and logistics companies in Nigeria.
The services provided include:
- Sea freight
- Air freight
- Custom clearance
- Logistics and distribution etc
The logistics and distribution department at Saima Nigeria is focused on using specific transporting facilities for safe delivery of consumer goods.
Saima Nigeria also has skilled staffs at the seaports and airports in the country that meticulously coordinate operations in these ports to ensure timely delivery of cargoes.
Their air freight may involve using regular airlines or chartered cargo aircraft as the case may be.
Creaseada International Limited
Established in Ikeja in 1985, Creseada has maintained its credence over the years has one of the major cargo companies in the country.
Their corporate office moved to Ajao, Lagos in 1991 before becoming properly established at Apapa-Oshodi, Lagos. The company is a registered IATA cargo agent.
They have branches in Abuja and Port Harcourt and their services include:
- Air Logistics
- Sea Logistics
- Overland Logistics
- Contract Logistics
- Project Logistics & Marine Services
- International Moving Services
Overall, Creseada has consistently provided value based supply chain solutions to meet the requirements of both SMEs and multi-national companies.
With head office in Owerri, Imo State, ABC Cargo was established in 1993 with the goal of becoming one of the top transport companies in Nigeria.
The cargo company is a subsidiary of the ABC group with a focus on shipment handling and support services to courier and logistic companies.
They operate a network of terminals and delivery points for their efficient services. Also, they have forged strategic alliances with reputable organizations.
You can easily trace your cargo with ABC and they provide the best logistics solution
ABC has delivered excellent service in the last decades and they have numerous satisfied customers to attests to this fact.
Fortune Global Shipping
Fortune Global is one of the leading cargo companies in the country. they have a global service network of over 100 countries with the goal of providing reliable freight forwarding, project logistics management, ships agency and ships supply management.
The company was incorporated in 2006 and has provided seamless shipping and logistics service ever since then. Their culture is built around excellent service, transparency, teamwork, responsiveness, adaptability and professionalism.
Overall, their service:
- Global Freight Forwarding,
- Air Freight
- Oil & Gas Logistics
- Sea Freight e.t.c
Valuehandlers International Limited
Valuehandlers International is one of the top foremost cargo and freight forwarding companies in the country. They are well known for the following services:
- Freight forwarding
- Cargo handling services
- International trade representation
- Procurement advisory and support
- Logistics and shipping agency
Valuehandlers was incorporated in 1990 and currently has a team of entrepreneurs and well-skilled managers that have been responsible for the ranking of the company as one of the top firms when it comes to cargo handling.
Their cargo service is well represented in at least 40 cities all over the world. The company is known for their excellent customer service and flexibly tailored solutions to meet the unique demands of their customers.
Oregun Freight Handling Ltd
Just as their name implies Oregun Freight is located in Oregun, Lagos. Their services include:
- Freight Handling
- Customs Clearance
- Local Logistics
- Road Freight and
- Local Transport
They are well known specialists in freight handling and they have proven over the years to be reliable service providers in cargo handling and other related services.
When it comes to air freight forwarding, Chibyke Global is one of the most reliable companies in the country.
They help their numerous clients to move their cargo to countries like Senegal, Spain, India, South Africa, United Kingdom, United States of Africa, Senegal, Ghana, Canada, Germany and Austria.
Their office is located at the Abule Egba area of Lagos. Also, they are involved in:
- Cargo Handling
- Courier Services
- Unaccompanied cargo freight
- General Procurement and Distribution
Confidence Cargo Limited
Confidence Cargo is an international logistics service company that has been providing reliable efficient service
Their clients include notable companies:
- Nigeria Distillers Ltd
- Zinox Computers
- Mecure Healthcare
- Intercontinental Hotel Group
- Coscharis Group
- Siemens Nigeria e.t.c.
Rowsy International Limited
Rowsy International is one of the leading cargo companies in the country. they are particularly involved in logistics, freight forwarding and procurement services.
They have forged strong partnerships with leading airlines particularly Virgin Atlantic and Emirates.
The company was established in 2004 and has grown since inception to a massive network across the world in cities like London, Dubai, New York, Beijing, and Lagos