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Clearing and Forwarding Companies in Kenya

Clearing and Forwarding Companies in Kenya Description

Clearing and forwarding companies in Kenya acts like an intermediary between a shipper (person shipping or cargo owners) and other logistics providers on chain supply logistics. Clearing and forwarding agents in Kenya have proved to be a vital part of chain supply logistics.

Clearing and Forwarding Companies in Kenya

Clearing and Forwarding Companies in Kenya are also called Shipping Companies, Clearing & Forwarding Agents, Custom Clearing Agents, Custom Clearance, customs brokerage, shipping Agents and Logistics Consultants, Kenya Sea Freight Forwarders, Air Freight Forwarders and Cargo Shipping Agents.

Clearing and Forwarding Agents Companies in Kenya

Services Offered by Clearing and Forwarding Companies in Kenya

Kenya’s Clearing and Forwarding Agents Companies or Customs agents are logistics experts with a very good knowledge of the state of the import-export customs clearance and are well informed of Kenya’s and east Africa common economy customs regulations governance.

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Clearing & Forwarding Agents knows and understands the major rules and regulations applicable in the international clearance and forwarding process in Kenya, east Africa and their international trade partners. It would be a wise step to hire a clearance and forwarding agent if you are planning to ship products from different country to Kenya or through Kenya. In some countries Kenya and east African states being an example its mandatory to use Clearing & Forwarding Agents for your import or export at the customs declarations.

Clearing and Forwarding Companies in Kenya – Practice

Clearing & Forwarding Agents in Kenya performs the following functions:

  1. Creating an invoice for international shipping,
  2. Making arrangements for the shipment pickup and cargo delivery reports,
  3. Arranging and coordinating customs for attaching warehousing,
  4. Thoroughly completing all the documentation work required for your shipment,
  5. Confirming the delivery of your shipment.

Clearing & Forwarding Agents have established relationship with shipping lines, sea, air and land transportation system including rail services, trucking, and shipping ocean liners. Once the shipment has been handed over to the Clearing & Forwarding Companies Agents, the shipper or the cargo owners can rely on clearing and forwarding agents for timely shipping and safe delivery of the cargo.

A good Clearing and Forwarding Company will always be perfect in logistics skills of how to arrange for careful shipping of cargo whether they are dangerous cargo or require any additional support meets the shippers’’ specific wishes all along the sailing or shipping routes.

Clearing and Forwarding Agents in Kenya – Charges

Clearing and Forwarding Agents calculation of clearance and freight charges depends upon the distance and other arrangements made thereof for the safety of the product such as refrigeration facility, container facility, or some other sort of preservation facility is required, or if there is any hazardous material included in the package, or the number of carriers that would be required to carry the goods, etc.

Clearing & Forwarding Agents calculate all these factors for selecting the best bid then add their own fee and then give the client a cost.

If the Clearing and Forwarding Agents agree with shipper or cargo owner over the same frames of price, time and task, then it becomes the responsibility of the Clearing & Forwarding Agents to ship the assigned cargo to the destination.

Clearing and Forwarding Agents in Kenya – Custom Brokers

Customs brokerage is a profession that involves the clearing or forwarding of shipment through customs barriers for importers and exporters. This involves the preparation of shipping documentation and electronic submissions, the calculation and the customs taxes, excise duties and levies payment on behalf of the exporter / Importer generaly what we know as custom clearance.

Customs brokers also facilitate communication between the importer/exporter and clearing, forwarding agents and customs authorities. Customs brokers in the Kenya may also prepare and submit documentation through clearing and forwarding agents to notify or obtain the clearance from customs and other government agencies such as the Food and Drug Administration, the Kenya ministries of Agriculture, Fisheries, Kenya Wildlife Service, and many others.

Kenya Customs broker’s needs to be familiar with the Kenya customs clearing tariff schedule, a listing of duty rates for imported items, and the regulations governing importations to Kenya. Kenya’s Exports does not have as much regulations as the imports, so one will always export from Kenya easily.

Kenya Customs brokers may need to advise importers regarding their imports, country of origin marking requirements or the precise paperwork requirements for a shipment subject to Kenya customs or Kenya bureau of standards’ requirements, shipping and other logistics.

With customs brokers’ Knowledge of the importation requirements of each type of shipment can avoid costly delays or seizure of the merchandise. Many customs brokers specialize in certain types of transactions, such as freight forwarding, clearing the crew and manifest of large cargo vessels.

Kenya Customs brokers can be located at border towns to clear merchandise on transit or sent in bond a large number are located in Nairobi and around major airports but most are located in Mombasa city, around kilindini harbor or basically tend to be concentrated around ports with international traffic where shipment freights are frequent and around customs remittance offices.

Customs brokers normally arrange the forwarding, clearing, and transshipment, delivery, of customs cleared shipments through relationships with other logistics companies.

Customs brokers are not Kenya government or Kenya customs authority employees and should not be confused with Customs agents, although in some countries the term customs agent may mean customs broker and also in Kenya clearing and forwarding agents tend to be referred as customs agents or even customs brokers.

Custom brokers may be employed by or affiliated with clearing agents or freight forwarders, but may be independent businesses or may be employed by shipping lines, importers, exporters, trade authorities and customs brokerage firms which will be referred to as clearing and forwarding companies. Many customs brokers acts for clearing and forwarding companies but qualified customs brokers must pass an examination and background check to become licensed.

Kenya customs brokers are licensed by the Kenya Revenue Authority which heads Kenya Customs and Kenya Airport Authority and Kenya Port Authority a body that licenses clearing and forwarding companies, logistics, shipping lines and any other person handling customs duty and levies.

East African Common Economy will not require licensing customs brokers and clearing agents operating in a second the East African Country.

List of Clearing and Forwarding Companies in Kenya

  1. 200 degrees kenya Details, Contacts and Website
  2. ABA Freight Logistics
  3. Abaadila Enterprises Ltd
  4. Abexims Freight Masters Ltd
  5. Absolute Freight Services and Logistics Ltd.
  6. Acacia Systems Ltd
  7. Access Shipping & Logistics Ltd
  8. Act Kenya Agencies
  9. Action Business Systems Ltd
  10. Action Freight Ltd.
  11. Active Line Ltd
  12. Adair Cargo Services Ltd
  13. Adex Kenya Ltd
  14. Aditest Agencies
  15. Advent Logistics Services
  16. Aela Co Ltd
  17. Aero Marine Cargo Services Ltd
  18. Aeromarine Logistics(K) Ltd
  19. Aeropath Kenya Ltd
  20. Aerospace Consortium
  21. Afri Global Ltd
  22. African Salihiya Cargo & Clearing Ltd
  23. African Salihiya Nairobi Details, Contact and Website
  24. Afrilog Ltd
  25. Afrique Freight Services Ltd
  26. Afro Freight Forwarders Ltd
  27. Afro Sea Link (K) Ltd
  28. Afrofreight Forwarders Ltd
  29. Agility Logistics
  30. Agility Logistics Ltd
  31. Ahero Freight Forwarders
  32. Air Maritime (K) Ltd
  33. Aircom Cargo Logistics Ltd
  34. Airspeed Cargo Services Ltd
  35. Airwings Ltd
  36. Akarim Agencies Co Ltd
  37. Akiba Air Cargo Ltd
  38. Al – Sea Forwarders
  39. Al Heelam Clearing and Forwarding
  40. Al Heelam Travel/Tours Ltd
  41. Al-Afif Global Agencies
  42. Al-Ashraf Trading Co Ltd
  43. Al-Itgan Clearing & Forwarding Co Ltd
  44. Al-Mubarak Forwarders
  45. Alexandria FF Ltd
  46. Alitgan Clearing & Forwarding
  47. Alkasum Freighters
  48. Allcliff Agencies
  49. Alliance Cargo Forwarders Ltd
  50. Alliance Logistics Centre
  51. Allports Forwarders Ltd
  52. Almug (K) Ltd
  53. Aloys & Roy Freight Systems Co Ltd
  54. Alpha Logistics (K) Ltd
  55. Alpine Swift Services (K) Ltd
  56. Alvine Forwarders Co Ltd
  57. Amal Freighters & Forwarders Ltd
  58. Amazon Freight Ltd
  59. Amer Traders Ltd
  60. Ameritrans Freight International Ltd
  61. Ammona forwarders
  62. Andy Forwarders Services
  63. Andy Forwarders Services Ltd
  64. Ankester Logistics Limited
  65. Annointed Freighters
  66. Anthill Freight Ltd
  67. Anytime Clearing & Forwading
  68. Aquaero Cargo Co Ltd
  69. Archon Marine Shipping and Logistics Ltd
  70. Arcpro Logistics Ltd
  71. Arcpro Logistics Ltd
  72. Armstrong Clearing & Forwarding Agency Ltd
  73. Aro Cargo Clearing & Forwarding
  74. Around The World Merchandise
  75. Asfaw Trading Co Ltd
  76. Asiafrique Logistics
  77. Ask Cargo Ltd
  78. Associated lines ltd
  79. Associated Lines Ltd
  80. Australian Unitech Freighters (K) Ltd
  81. Azusa Ltd
  82. B T A Bigtimer Agencies Ltd
  83. Bahari Forwarders Ltd
  84. Bajaber Freighters Ltd
  85. Bakriz Holdings Ltd
  86. Baphilda Kenya Ltd
  87. Bario Exim Services
  88. Bayland Freight Agencies
  89. Beacon Movers (K) Ltd
  90. Beacon Movers (K) Ltd
  91. Beacon Movers Kenya Ltd
  92. Beana Trade Agents
  93. Beeline Enterprises Ltd
  94. Bemacy Freighters Ltd
  95. Bemm Importers & Exporters Ltd
  96. BenAfrica Kenya Ltd
  97. BenAfrica Kenya Ltd
  98. Beneli Freighters Limited
  99. Benjo Cargo Services
  100. Benlloyd Holdings Ltd
  101. Best Freighters Ltd
  102. Bestfast Cargo (K) Ltd
  103. Bestfreight Conveyors Ltd
  104. Bestlines Express (K) Ltd
  105. Better Best Services Ltd
  106. Beyond Africa Freighters Ltd
  107. Bigmack Agency
  108. Bikha Agencies Ltd
  109. Bin Zain Logistics Ltd
  110. Blaze Cargo Ltd
  111. Bluewave Logistics Services Ltd
  112. Bluewave LogisticsServices Ltd
  113. Bolfa Cargo Logistics Ltd
  114. Bondeni Kaya Ltd
  115. Bonfide C & F Co Ltd
  116. Bonne Freight Ltd
  117. Borborei Freighters Ltd
  118. Borderlink Agencies
  119. Bosco Group of Companies
  120. Bosmac Clearing & Forwarding
  121. Box Clever (K) Ltd
  122. Bretty Agencies Ltd
  123. Bright & Best Ltd
  124. Bright Field Cargo Ltd
  125. Brightways Air Services Ltd
  126. Bristish Airways World Cargo
  127. Brits Freighters Ltd
  128. Broadfields Ltd
  129. Broadway Express
  130. C B F Ltd
  131. Call Fast Services Ltd
  132. Call Fast Services Ltd
  133. Calofrona Clearing & Forwarding
  134. Care Freight Clearing
  135. Cargill Kenya Ltd
  136. Cargo Commercial Winds
  137. Cargo World Aviation Ltd
  138. Cargolux (Kenya) Ltd
  139. Cargomart Ltd
  140. Cargostars Kenya Limited
  141. Casements (A) Ltd
  142. Castle Freight Co Ltd
  143. Catesam Enterprises
  144. Certis Co Ltd
  145. Chada Freight
  146. Chaiso Agencies Ltd
  147. Challenger Cargo Carriers Ltd
  148. Channel Enterprises Ltd
  149. Chapet Cargo Services
  150. Charities Logistics Ltd
  151. Charmael Freighters
  152. Chasefast Logistics Ltd
  153. Chershire Freight Ltd
  154. Chorua Co Ltd
  155. Chris Cargo Handling
  156. Chromel Freighters Ltd
  157. Cien Freight Forwarders Ltd
  158. Circle Freight Services
  159. Circlelines Agency Ltd
  160. Citizen Clearing
  161. City Cartech Enterprises
  162. Clamexim Company Ltd
  163. Clearing & Forwarding Agencies
  164. Clearing Master
  165. Clearpack Freight Services Ltd
  166. Clever (K) Ltd
  167. Clique Agencies Ltd
  168. Coastal Clearing Co
  169. COIMEX S.A.R.L
  170. Collect Handling Services Ltd
  171. Commercial Forwarders Ltd
  172. Concise Freighters Limited
  173. Condor Maritime Services (K) Ltd
  174. Conken Cargo Forwarding Ltd
  175. Consolidated Warehouses Ltd
  176. Contilogic Forwarders Ltd
  177. Continental Logistics Network Ltd
  178. Conventional Cargo Conveyors Ltd
  179. Conventional Cargo Conveyors Ltd
  180. Corner Garage Transport Ltd
  181. Cornerstone Limited
  182. Cornwall Traders
  183. Corporate Aviation Ltd
  184. Cosag Trading Co Ltd
  185. Creative Freight Handling Ltd
  186. Crescent Transportation Co Ltd
  187. Cross Ocean Ltd
  188. Crossland
  189. Crystal Freight Ltd
  190. CYKA Shipping & Logistics (EA) Ltd
  191. Daima Cargo Forwarders Ltd
  192. Dalexy freighters ltd
  193. Dallas Holdings Ltd
  194. Dalsan Freighters Ltd
  195. Dart Express Kenya (PVT) Ltd
  196. Daveair Carriers Ltd
  197. DB Schenker
  198. Dean Logistics Ltd
  199. Dear Cargo Forwarders Ltd
  200. Decoship Services Ltd
  201. Deepmark Cargo
  202. Dejas Enterprises Ltd
  203. Demael Enterprises
  204. Destiny Cargo Handling Ltd
  205. Deugro East Africa Ltd
  206. Development Initiative, The (TDI)
  207. DHL Global Forwarding (K) Ltd
  208. Diamond Acres Ltd
  209. Difam Freight (K) Ltd
  210. Digeta Agencies Ltd
  211. Dilole Enterprises
  212. Diverse Cargo Marine Air C & F Service
  213. Dock Suppliers
  214. Dolphin Cargo Ltd
  215. Dominion Freight (Kenya) Ltd
  216. Donwell Technical Services Ltd
  217. Doric Enterprises Ltd
  218. Duke International Ltd
  219. Dunguni Agencies
  220. Duniya Forwarders
  221. Dynamic Cargo – Link International
  222. Dynamic Cargo – Link International
  223. Eagles General Enterprises
  224. Earth Link Freighters Ltd
  225. East African Express Ltd
  226. Eastern Global Ltd
  227. Echken Agencies
  228. Economic Carriers Ltd
  229. Edga Services Ltd
  230. Eldocon Forwarders Ltd
  231. Eldom Shippers Ltd
  232. Elimara Cargo Freighters
  233. Elka Cargo (K) Ltd
  234. Ellite Freight Forwarders Ltd
  235. Em-Lel Freight Forwarders
  236. Emasa Kenya Clearing & Forwarding Ltd
  237. Emeraldfreight International Limited
  238. Emmarn Ltd
  239. Endip Freighters Co Ltd
  240. Enfiel Forwarders Ltd
  241. Epic Freight Ltd
  242. Equatorial Cargo Services
  243. Eremo Stores Ltd
  244. Eridos Company
  245. Esidende Freight Agency
  246. Eston Cargo Links
  247. Etako Freighters Ltd
  248. Eurasian Freight Forwarders
  249. Eurolink Services Ltd

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