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Sea Freight Companies - Image 1Welcome to our site Sea Freight Companies. CargoMaster is one of Australia’s most trusted sea freight companies, CargoMaster has been moving international sea freight to and from Australia for over 20 years and offers over 35 years transportation experience. CargoMaster offers an established and proven international sea freight network and a broad range of sea freight services . CargoMaster moves shipping containers and other international sea freight from all of Australia’s International Shipping Container Gateways, located in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, Port Hedland, Darwin, Townsville and Newcastle. Container Vessels sail weekly from all of Australia’s capital cities.

CargoMaster is able to collect your sea freight or deliver your empty shipping containers for packing (stuffing) to most locations around Australia, once delivered standard free time for you to pack the container is 12-14 days. When you have finished packing (stuffing, industry term!) CargoMaster will collect your export container, weigh the container, fasten a numerical security bolt seal on your container then lodge your container at the export wharf for loading onto a Vessel.

Sea Freight Companies - Image 2CargoMaster will also process and lodge all the required export documentation. All types of equipment are available to transport sea freight: 20ft and 40ft containers, 20ft and 40ft flat racks, 20ft and 40ft open-top containers, and 40ft high cube shipping containers. CargoMaster sea freight services extend to Project shipments, shipping heavy industrial equipment and machinery, and other types of break bulk sea freight (all shapes, sizes and weights!) CargoMaster has experience with most types of international freight documentation, including, Bills Of Lading, Sea Way Bills, Letters Of Credit and other types of country-specific documentation. . CargoMaster offers many years’ experience delivering all types of international cargo from Australia to all corners of the world. When you call CargoMaster as your international sea freight shipping partner, you get an established and proven international network of experienced international sea freight forwarding specialists that KNOW HOW to move international freight quickly, safely and cost-effectively!

CargoMaster will transport most types of cargo, including boxes, crates, pallets, pharmaceuticals, motorcycles, jet skis the list is endless. Sea freight consolidation services for pacific islands freight to Vanuatu, Fiji, Samoa, PNG (Port Moresby, Lae, Kavieng, Buka, Kieta, Alotau, Wewak, Lorengau, Lihir, Madan), Tahiti, New Caledonia, Tonga, Manus, Hawaii, Guam, Tuvalu, Niue,Palau, Nauru, Kiribati, Micronesia (Yap, Chuuk, Phonpei, Kosrea), Solomon Islands and Cook Islands (Rarotonga and Aitutaki) plus many connections to more remote islands a atolls. Self pack international shipping companies are available from all Australian capital cities to most worldwide centres.

Sea Freight Companies - Image 2Self-Pack International Movers are an ideal low-cost alternative to expensive removalists. Moving Overseas Shipping Containers Call CargoMaster for more information about international moving 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. CargoMaster is backed by an international team of sea freight specialists delivering high-performance, next-generation sea freight solutions throughout the world!

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For Australia-wide assistance, reach out to CargoMaster at 1300 767 136

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Specialists in Heavy Shipping, Worldwide Transportation for Heavy Machinery
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Freight Companies Australia: Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, Canberra, Darwin, Hobart

FAQ About Sea Freight

What does sea freight mean?
Sea freight is the transportation of commodities in a cargo vessel. There are many different types of sea freight. The most common sea freight is commodities transported in bulk carriers and commodities transported by shipping containers. Sea freight is the world’s oldest method of transporting goods internationally.

Is sea freight cheaper than air freight?
Generally, yes, sea freight is considered the cheapest way to move commodities around the world. Sea freight has a longer transit time compared to air freight. Sea freight shipments are, in most cases, bigger and heavier than air freight.

How long does sea freight take?
Sea freight has a longer transit time than air freight. The transit time of sea freight will depend on the origin and destination of the freight and the type of sea freight service used.

Does CargoMaster handle sea freight Australia to the Pacific Islands?
Yes, CargoMaster offers sea freight services to most islands in the Pacific and has been doing so for over 20 years. Call CargoMaster for a sea freight quote.

How much does it cost to ship a 20ft container?
Sea freight quotes are available anytime; simply call CargoMaster. There is no standard sea freight rates. Sea freight costs will depend on the origin, destination, and size of your goods.

What is the best sea freight company?
CargoMaster is one of Australia’s most trusted sea freight companies. CargoMaster offers over 20 years looking after international sea freight shipping from and to Australia.

Where do we get sea freight rates from Australia?
Easy, contact CargoMaster for sea freight rates from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, Newcastle, Port Hedland, Townsville, and Darwin. Vessels sail weekly to all corners of the globe.CargoMaster - Contact


  • 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

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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.

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TEL: 1300 767 136