Forwarding 360°

Forwarding 360°

With our forwarding 360° services we are able to offer a full range of freight services for all our Clients' requirements from any part of the world.

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Solution Driven

Solution Driven

Our solution driven services focus on our Clients' procurement patterns, their objectives and their decision making process to offer tailored and cost effective solutions.

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Cargo & Carrier Brokers

Cargo & Carrier Brokers

We have a comprehensive portfolio of Principals that constitutes the backbone of our Freight, Logistics and Brokerage services.

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Logistics Plus

Logistics Plus

If you require more to transport, we are able to offer a full range of logistics, ancillary and management support services to even the most complex of operations in Malta and overseas.

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Logistics Services

Cargo and Carrier Brokers

Cargo and Carrier Brokers
Cargo and Carrier Brokers

We are able to source amongst a number of liner services regularly operating to Malta or anywhere in the region as well as arrange for ad hoc calls for specialised consignments.

Liner and Carriers

Amongst our Principals who currently operate a number of regular services to Malta are:

Hanjin

Sullivan Shipping is the agent in Malta for Hanjin Shipping, which is Korea’s largest carrier that operates some 60 liner and tramper services around the globe transporting over 100 million tons of cargo annually. Through the services offered by  Hanjin Shipping, Sullivan Shipping is able to offer full load container services at excellent rates for Import and Export to/from the following destinations: China, Korea, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, Philippines, Taiwan, Australia, India and the Middle East.

As a top transportation provider Hanjin Shipping is looking above and beyond the ocean carrier business and expanding their value chain as a total logistics provider. Hanjin Shipping has weathered and survived many economic crises along with other top ocean carriers around the world. Now from simply being the No.1 Ocean carrier in Korea and becoming a top player in the global Hanjin is securing a global Logistics network.

MTL

Maritime Tunisian Line known as MTL Feeder, are a young and fast growing shipping line operating two services in the Mediterranean connecting Spain, North Africa and Malta. Through MTL, Sullivan Shipping is able to offer a direct service at very competitive rates for import and export to/from Spain, Libya, Tunisia and Morocco. MTL has further plans to expand the service to other Mediterranean Counties in due course.

Vectorys

Vectorys Group manage a fleet of over 500 trailers between mainland Europe and North Africa and have logistic facilities in all major European hubs. Vectorys continues to invest in new trucks and trailers as well as state of the art facilities which enhances & strengthens its services to their customers. In February 2013 Vectorys Group decided to add Malta to their already extensive range of destinations giving Sullivan Shipping the opportunity to offer Trailer Services (LTL, FTL, & Reefer Trailers) from all major European countries. Together with Vectorys we are able to offer our customers excellent transit times at very competitive rates from the following destinations;- Italy, France, Germany, Belgium, Holland, Spain, Portugal, Poland, Scandinavia, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Amsterdam and Switzerland. Vectorys Group focuses on the shortest possible transit times with daily shuttles coming in from all European countries into 4 centralised hubs in France and Italy giving us the opportunity to offer our customers Just in time collections.

Cargo Brokers

We have specialist broking competences dealing in all major markets: containers, dry cargo, deep sea tankers, LPG and ammonia, LNG, offshore, petrochemical gases, shortsea and specialised products for time chartering or ad hoc services.

Through our large database of ship owners, charterers & vessels, we succeed in bridging the gap and facilitating the transactions between the parties involved. With our expertise and knowledge we analyze the opportunities and market trends and put them forward to the relevant parties. We source the market through our international network for suitable tonnage and also negotiate, on behalf of our Clients, the price together with all other logistical details.

Logistics Services

Logistics Plus

Logistics Plus
Logistics Plus

Through the local competences and expertise of our People, combined with our strong Principals and consolidated network of forwarders we are able to offer a comprehensive array of Logistic solutions.

Warehousing and Ancillary Services

We handle a full range of Logistic solutions from warehousing to ancillary operations, including repackaging, labelling, quality control, tagging and Barcoding for all types of goods.

Project Cargo

We have vast experience in dealing with all types of project cargo and heavy lifts services. Handling project cargo takes special care, expertise and attention. Shipments are typically time bound, valuable goods or both – and through Sullivan Shipping’s global network, extensive local logistics experience and dedicated on site project cargo, staff ensures safe and timely delivery. In connection with our Brokerage Services, we are also able to source specialised and bulk vessels, as well as other air and land Carriers to carry the cargo from origin to destination.

Management Support Services

Through our management support services we are able to offer expert advice on global logistics operations, thus whether you require a just in time management solutions or have goods which require a larger degree of safety we can assist you in setting up an appropriate solution.

International Logistics

Malta’s strategic location and direct connections with all major trading ports makes it an ideal hub for international Logistics Operations in particular for those countries that surround the Mediterranean such as Libya, Tunisia and other North African states and all the Southern European countries. Through our Forwarding network we are able to offer solutions for cross trades from any origin to any destination. We further have very strong business partners in the North African States and are able to offer very competitive and comprehensive solutions in these countries. Over the years we have built up a strong network of contacts within the Libyan market, giving us the opportunity in providing Logistics & Freight services for import and export of LCL & FCL cargo to and from Libya.

Oil and Gas Logistics Operations

We offer a full range of tailor made Logistics and supply services for the Oil and Gas industry. Through our partners, who include local port operators we are able to supply shore side facilities and storage areas that can accommodate a full blown Logistic base in a tax free status and within the highest HSEQ standards.

Logistics Services

Solution Driven

Solution Driven
Solution Driven

There are a multitude of possible services all offering distinct features, varying on time, cost, service quality and additional logistic solutions. By understanding our Clients’ objectives, which can also vary from transaction to transaction, we are able to carve out specific services that will best suit their purpose and operate these services over a long term. This process further allows us to standardise and automate the solution as much as possible to facilitate the execution, reduce the cost and ensure clear and timely communication.

Long term solutions, means that we are able to take advantage our Clients’ volumes and repeated patterns to secure extremely competitive solutions.

Fast Track

Fast Track

These are solutions for organisations, where speed is critical not only to the transport requirements but also to the decision making process. Thus whether you are a fast moving retailer or require a just in time solution, these products are designed according to your needs.

Fit to Plan

Fit to Plan

These are solutions for those organisations that can plan their requirements in advance or have relatively fixed purchasing patterns. Through our strong network of Principals and Forwarders we are able to secure favourable terms, based on regular volumes and regular consignments.  Thus whether you are working within tight margins, need to hedge against fluctuations in transport rates or simply want to increase your efficiency, these products are designed for your needs.

Groups

Groups

These are solutions for Groups of Companies where we place value on the combined volumes of the entities within the Group and centralise the procurement function for our customers, to offer a cost effective and efficient solution. Through our strong network of international warehousing and collection hubs we are further able to structure multiple pick up and consolidation solutions combining the efficiency and flexibility of LCL cargo to the cost savings and security of FCL services with the added benefits of having to deal with a single operator throughout the process.

Tender to Contract

Tender to Contract

Where our customers are preparing for large contract work, our specialised logistics team is able to assist and advise in structuring the transport activities from the early stages. We design the entire logistics requirements including warehousing and other specialised requirements such as heavy lifts and project cargo from origin to destination. We manage all parts of the transport operation and ensure that all activities are handled within the highest HSEQ standards and in line with the contract requirements.

Online Solutions

Online Solutions

If you are planning on opening an online shop, whether to venture into new areas or simply as an addition to your current services, we have designed a transportation and logistics platform that will manage the logistics and transportation activities of your online services. We can assist you in the initial planning and development stage to ensure a cost effective and integrated solution. We manage all parts of the transport and logistics operation from origin to final destination and can include facilities such as cargo tracking and other online features.

Service Plan
Flexible Solutions – Agreements with all major Carriers
Efficient Solutions – Access to our Network’s Global Framework Agreements with Carriers
All services (Sea, Road, and AIR – LCL/FCL) from one provider
Strong focus on communication, documentation and after sales services
Individual attention through your own dedicated Sales Rep
One secure integrated system
Long term solutions – planned and tailored according to your requirements
Consolidation and collection hubs designed on your requirements
Combine volumes to secure better conditions

Logistics Services

Forwarding 360°

Forwarding 360°
Forwarding 360°

Through our portfolio of Principals and consolidated network of forwarding Partners we handle  all types of services (LCL and FCL) from anywhere in the world on all transport modes – sea, air and road.

We leverage on our networks’ global volumes and framework agreements with Carriers to secure the best possible deals and service arrangements for all our Clients. Our Principals’ global network further ensures that we have a reach in every trading port. Operating one common platform also means that we are able to obtain information on quotes and transport status in real time.

Our commitment to Innovation is to continually engineer our Principals’ global services to come up with micro solutions for our customers.

Service Plan
Flexible Solutions – Agreements with all major Carriers
Efficient Solutions – Access to our Network’s Global Framework Agreements with Carriers
All services (Sea, Road, and AIR – LCL/FCL) from one provider
Strong focus on communication, documentation and after sales services
Individual attention through your own dedicated Sales Rep
One secure integrated system