About Us

Aviocean is an owner managed business where family members are personally responsible and involved in the daily activities of the company.


Aviocean has a global network of freight forwarders through which we are able to provide exceptionally competitive rates and services. Aviocean have a staff complement of 120, all of whom are highly qualified.

Aviocean is an owner managed business where family members are personally responsible and involved in the daily activities of the company. Together with our staff, some of whom have been with the company from inception, the team is passionate about our customers' shipments and everyone goes to extra lengths to provide a professional and personal service to make sure their cargo arrives on time.

We believe that in order to succeed in today's ever-changing market we need to offer good value for money, proactive management, integrity, communication and big company benefits but with small company personalized service levels.

Emphasis is on customer relationships and service and our objective is long term development rather than short term profit.


Partnerships with our freight forwarders around the world.


Access to over 20,000 professionals working around the clock.

Core Values

We operate our business with professionalism, integrity and honesty. Our success is the result of our commitment to our core values. These important principles, and our adherence to them, guide every aspect of our business.


Our commitment to “people first” is woven throughout our organization. Never forgetting that our business decisions impact people’s lives, we infuse fairness and professionalism into all that we do.


We are constantly planning, innovating and improving to deliver today’s innovation for tomorrow’s success. We invest and ensure the health and longevity of our company and employees.


We believe the best work is done side by side, striving for shared goals. We treat business relationships as true partnerships.


Our carefully chosen global partners are respected, stable organizations with years of experience. Your cargo is safe as it’s handled by our global partners through international hubs and important sea and air lanes. Our agents have the expertise and capacity to handle any type of shipment.


We are members of the Chamber of Commerce, the South African Association of Freight Forwarders and are National Regulator and Customs and Excise accredited. We are registered as Customs Brokers in Durban, Johannesburg and Cape Town and operate deferments with SA Revenue Services in all regions.


Aviocean Natal

+27 (0)31 465 5906


Aviocean Cape Town

+27 (0)21 386 0991


Avio Clearing & Forwarding

+27 (0)11 979 0060