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Polaris Group offers professional and flexible solutions to meet all your shipping requirements
SHIPPING SERVICES WE OFFER
SHIP AGENCY & HUSBANDRY
At Polaris Ship Agencies, we take pride in being your trusted vessel agent across all the major ports in Southern Africa. With a proven track record, we specialize in efficiently handling vessels of all types and managing diverse cargo requirements. Our distinctive edge lies in our unparalleled local expertise and an extensive port network that spans the region.
BREAK BULK SERVICES
Polaris Freight Services proudly offers cargo space aboard our customers versatile cargo vessels servicing the Southern African region. The vessels are designed to cater to a wide spectrum of cargo types, including bulk, break-bulk, Ro-Ro and project cargo, with routes spanning both East and Westbound directions.
Polaris Group is your dedicated partner in offering personalized door-to-door services, seamlessly connecting all South African ports to a multitude of inland and cross-border destinations — and the reverse journey as well. Our area of expertise shines when it comes to handling oversized, heavy, and intricate project cargo. Beyond our comprehensive import, export, and shipping offerings, Polaris extends its support with bonded warehousing, secure storage solutions, and efficient customs clearing services.
Polaris Group proudly stands as a distinguished member of two prestigious networks, the ABA Apollo Breakbulk Alliance (Shipping) and The Cooperative Logistic Network (Freight). These powerful affiliations empower Polaris to effectively manage a wide spectrum of shipping requirements by seamlessly connecting us with specialized partners across nearly every corner of the globe.
Dedication. Expertise. Passion.
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Introducing Polaris Ship Agencies: Your Trusted Shipping Partner
At Polaris Group, we are committed to delivering professional and flexible solutions to meet all your shipping requirements. With a combination of dedication, expertise, and passion, we strive to exceed your expectations and provide exceptional service that sets us apart in the industry.
"Our word is our bond." We firmly believe in the value of trust and integrity. When you choose Polaris as your shipping partner, you can rely on our unwavering commitment to honouring our promises and delivering on our commitments. We understand that trust is the foundation of successful relationships, and we take pride in upholding our word at every step.
We understand that no presentation can compare to a conversation. We believe in the power of effective communication and collaboration. To provide you with a swift and tailor-made shipping service, we go beyond the surface level. We take the time to listen, understand, and internalise your specific operational and agent-related requirements. By making your needs our own, we ensure that our solutions align perfectly with your business objectives.
We are proud to be a Level 1 contributor (135%) according to the South African B-BBEE legislation. Our commitment to transformation and empowerment is deeply ingrained in our values and business practices. As an empowering supplier in line with the DTI (Department of Trade and Industry) Codes of Good Practice, we actively contribute to the development and advancement of our society, fostering economic inclusion and creating opportunities for all.
Choose Polaris as your trusted shipping partner, and experience the difference that dedication, expertise, and passion can make. Let us navigate the complexities of the shipping industry for you, while you focus on what matters most—growing your business. Contact us today to explore how we can tailor our services to meet your specific requirements. Together, we'll chart a course to success.
South Africa is located at the southernmost tip of the African continent and boasts an extensive coastline of 2800km along the Atlantic and Indian Oceans. As a major economic hub and gateway to the region, South Africa has several ports that play a crucial role in facilitating trade and commerce. These ports serve as vital transportation hubs for imports, exports, and cross border distribution of goods, connecting the country to international markets and supporting its economic growth. Here's an overview of some of the significant ports in South Africa: