Sea Freight Services | CargoMaster®

Sea freight services made easier with the CargoMaster team!

CargoMaster’s sea freight services are available to and from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, Darwin, Townsville and Port Hedland. CargoMaster offers many years’ experience delivering all types international freight to all corners of the world. With CargoMaster as your international sea freight partner you will enjoy door to door freight services from and to almost anywhere in Australia, for consolidation to over 300 international cities.

CargoMaster handles boxes, crates, pallets, pharmaceuticals, motor cycles, jet skis the list is endless. Sea freight consolidation services for pacific islands freight to Vanuatu, Fiji, Samoa, PNG, Tahiti, New Caledonia, Tonga, Manus, Hawaii, Kiribati, Micronesia, Solomon Islands and Cook Islands plus many more are easy to use and available Australia Wide. Self pack international shipping containers are available from all Australian capital cities to most worldwide centres.

Self Pack International Movers are an ideal low cost alternative to expensive removalists. Moving Overseas Shipping Containers Call CargoMaster for more information about self pack international moving containers. CargoMaster’s experience extends to heavy shipping of machinery and industrial equipment, CargoMaster works with the mining and construction industries shipping mining and earthmoving equipment. Project cargo, break-bulk and out of gauge sea freight services to and from most cities around the world.

Australian businesses and regular importers and exporters call on renowned international freight forwarders CargoMaster for 20ft and 40ft sea freight containers, flat racks and open top containers from Australia to the Middle East, Europe, North America, South America, Africa and Asia/Pacific. With CargoMaster your backed by an international team of sea freight specialists delivering high performance, next generation sea freight solutions throughout the world!

FAQ About Sea Freight Services

What are ocean freight services

Ocean freight services refer to cargo or freight that is transported by sea on or inside a cargo ship. Ocean freight services are available to and from all of Australia’s capital cities to almost anywhere in the world. Ocean freight services include transportation by sea container or a break bulk cargo. Call CargoMaster for sea freight rates from Australia.

How does sea freight work?

CargoMaster looks after all types of sea freight from and to Australia. International sea freight can be collected and consolidated inside shipping containers, or it can be consigned as break bulk or out of gauge sea cargo. CargoMaster offers a low-cost relocation service for anyone moving overseas shipping containers. There are many different types of sea freight services; call CargoMaster for more info.

What is sea freight and why use it?

Sea Freight Shipping is the transportation of goods by sea in a cargo vessel. CargoMaster offers weekly sea freight services from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, and Adelaide. Sea freight is ideal for goods that are not urgent enough to require air freight. Sea freight is usually larger than air freight. The reason to use sea freight is cost is a lot cheaper than air freight.

What are ocean freight charges?

Ocean freight charges, more commonly known as sea freight charges, are costs you will need to pay to move your goods by sea freight. Sea freight charges include various different charges. Some payable at origin and some payable at the destination.

Is air freight more expensive than sea freight?

In a word “yes,” air freight is more expensive than sea freight, however, air freight is a lot quicker than sea freight. Air Freight is also a better option when it comes to fragile or valuable cargo.

How much more expensive is air freight than sea freight?

Air freight is a lot more expensive compared to sea freight, as mentioned above air freight is a quicker mode of transportation. Call CargoMaster for Australia’s best sea freight quotes and air freight quotes to or from Australia.

What does sea freight mean?

Sea freight means the transportation of cargo by sea on or inside a cargo ship. Sea freight is the world’s oldest form of international transportation. CargoMaster is one of Australia’s most trusted sea freight companies.

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  • Kenya
  • Mauritius
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique
  • Namibia
  • South Africa
  • Zimbabwe
Asia / Pacific

  • Australia
  • Bangladesh
  • China
  • Fiji
  • Guam
  • HongKong
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Japan
  • Korea
  • Malaysia
  • Myanmar
  • Nepal
  • New Zealand
  • Pakistan
  • Philippines
  • Singapore
  • South Korea
  • Sri Lanka
  • Taiwan
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam
Caribbean & Central America

  • Bahamas
  • Bermuda
  • Costa Rica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Jamaica
  • Honduras
  • Netherlands Antilles
  • Nicaragua
  • Panama

  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Hungary
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Malta
  • The Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Russia
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Turkey
  • Ukraine
  • United Kingdom
Middle East

  • Bahrain
  • Egypt
  • Israel
  • Jordan
  • Lebanon
  • Kuwait
  • Oman
  • Qatar
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Syria
  • UAE
North America

  • Canada
  • Mexico
  • United States

South America

  • Aruba
  • Argentina
  • Bolivia
  • Brazil
  • Chile
  • Colombia
  • Ecuador
  • Guyana
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Uruguay
  • Venezuela
Type of Container Inside Dimensions (m) Door Opening (m) Tare Weight (kgs) Volume (cbm) Loading Capacity (kgs)
20′ Standard Container 5.92×2.34×2.38 2.29×2.28 1.9 33 22.1
20′ Open Top Container 5.92×2.34×2.38 2.29×2.28 2.177 31.6 21.823
20′ Reefer Container 5.38×2.24×2.29 2.24×2.12 3.209 24.1 17.111
20′ Flatrack 5.94×2.40×2.27 2.56 21.44
40′ Standard Container 12.06×2.35×2.38 2.29×2.28 3.107 67.3 27.373
40′ Open Top Container 12.064×2.34×2.37 2.29×2.25 4.445 64 26.067
40′ Reefer Container 11.21×2.25×2.18 2.22×2.12 4.84 49.3 25.64
40′ Flatrack 12.07×2.42×2.10 5.55 25.22
40′ High-Cube 12.06×2.34×2.68 2.29×2.25 3.265 75.8 27.215

CargoMaster door to door sea freight world-wide
Containers packed daily, vessels sailing weekly
CALL CargoMaster: 1300 767 136 (Nationwide)

Mining industries

Sea and air freight services (and air freight services for urgent freight)

Construction industries

Delivered via Sea Freight across Australia

Heavy industrial machinery

Professionals in international shipping of earthmoving equipment and heavy industrial machinery via international sea and air freight.

Professional Logistics services offered by CargoMaster


Sea Freight LCL

Sea Freight FCL

Weekly shipping

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