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Vessel/Ship Agent

When it comes to moving your precious cargo safely from point A to point B, we’ve got you covered.

MNM Strategic Partners (Pty) Ltd is the freight forwarding partner you can trust to get the job done without a fuss.

Providing full agency, husbandry and protective agency services in all ports in South Africa (Saldanha Bay, Cape Town, Mossel Bay, Port Elizabeth, Nquga, East London, Durban, Richards Bay) means you can always have MNM Strategic Partners (Pty) Ltd taking care of your assets.

Matching real time, on the ground, local knowledge and expertise with our strict operational standards, whether it is your vessel, crew or cargo, we looking after, our agents can be relied on to consistently make your port calls as efficient as possible. We use our expertise to make your everyday life more convenient with workshops and online tools.

Ships Agency – Services

  • Bunker Call Agency

 Total efficiency for all your bunkering calls.

  • Dry Docking

Get access to local expertise and knowledge from your dedicated dry-docking ships agent

  • Full Agency – Cargo Operations

Our operational standards consistently make your port calls as efficient as possible.

  • Protective agency for shipowners and charterers

We offer protective agency both for shipowners (OPA) and charterers/cargo (CPA) to supervise the counterparty’s agent throughout the port call. 

  • Husbandry Services

 Your partner in port, providing you tailor-made solutions for your husbandry needs. We secure the welfare of your vessel.

  • Lay-ups

 We take care of the lay-up of your vessel and deliver an agency service package including the lay-up, and later the re-employment to service.

  • Canal Transit Services

 With over 2000 transits per year from all types of segments, our dedicated Transit Desk is ready to assist you 24/7

  • Offshore Solutions
  • Improving operational efficiency and HSE of offshore rig fleet through services and product supply of quality brands such as Unitor™ and Nalfleet™
  • Port Agency Services – Cruise ShipsOptimize efficiency without compromise – our solutions enable you to stay compliant with regulations and keep your passengers safe and comfortable.
  • Hub Solutions

Increase your efficiency by letting us take care of your port call management; cost checking, disbursement account management and cash management, so that you can focus on your core competencies.

Full Agency, you get:

  • Reliable, predictable and professional agency people
  • Deep knowledge of cargo operations and how to carefully arrange loading and discharge of specific commodity types
  • An easy and intuitive network directory, so that you can quickly get in touch with our operations team in each port
  • Quality checked and trained agents with a set of KPI’s to measure our service performance towards you
  • Pre-agreed agency fees in selective ports
  • Professional Global Agents that handle all DA accounts and financial transactions
  • Solid connections with respective port authorities
  • Safe handling of your crew to secure the welfare of people

COVID-19 Response: Leading in a time of crisis

In a time like this, our company values have never been more important. With a special focus on stewardship and fair business practices, we will ensure that we are doing our bit for the industry by supporting you and your crew. This section consists of maps, tools and resources to aid you with your voyage planning through the COVID-19 pandemic.

Receiving and handling wet and dry cargo throughout Southern Africa.

As shipping agents, we take care of all the regular routine tasks of a shipping company professionally and efficiently.

We ensure all essential supplies, crew transfers, customs documentation, and waste declarations are all arranged with the port authorities without delay. We also provide the shipping company with updates and reports on activities at the destination port so that shipping companies have real-time information available to them while goods are in transit.

Efficient management and movement of your goods to buyers.

As your clearing agent, we arrange customs clearance and pay taxes on your behalf.

We ensure that all forwarding instructions are correctly documented, after which we arrange the safe and secure movement of your cargo to its destination.