Pelican Cargo Services are able to offer a full range of multi-modal freight forwarding services, for Import and Export. If a service you require is not found above, please contact us as not all services have been listed or may already fall under the credentials of one of the above services.

Air freight

Working closely with major airlines and our partners, Pelican offers a full range of global airfreight solutions.

From a single carton to a full charter, we deliver goods to and from every major airport in the world. We offer various categories of airfreight services – Priority, economy, standard. All solutions are geared to meet our customers’ requirements and budget.


With their own fleet of trucks, Pelican is able to provide competitive rates on Road transport, from Beira Port to and from Malawi.

We also offer inland container haulage to ensure containers are delivered to our customer base as quickly and efficiently as possible.

RAIL Freight

Pelican can ensure a faster delivery of containers by utilising our rail freight service. The service links Port of Nacala in Mozambique to Blantyre and Lilongwe in Malawi.

Through the rail service, Pelican are able to transport and manoeuvre a large scale of containers regularly to meet our clients logistical concerns.

Sea Freight

Pelican offers comprehensive FCL (Full Container Load) and LCL (Less than a Container Load) ocean transportation services.

Our relationship with various carriers enables us to offer competitive rate to our customers for imports & exports.

Whether it is a single carton or 100 containers, we deliver loads to every major part of the world.

Freight Forwarding

Pelican offers a comprehensive FCL (Full Container Load) ocean transportation service. We specialise in door-to-door containerised shipping on a Through Bill of Lading, offered by our UK based Principal Freight Forwarder, under the protection of BIFA terms (British International freight Association). So with just one document covering movement, it couldn‘t be easier to get cargo into, or out of Malawi

Our nurtured relationship with various carriers and global agents, enables us to offer competitive rates to our customers for imports & exports.


Pelican is a fully licensed customs clearing agent.
We understand the importance of smooth and quick customs clearance for our customers, in conjunction with ensuring their shipments comply with customs procedures and protocols.

We are a customer driven company that strives to deliver at international standards on a local level.


Project cargo is a term used to broadly describe the national or international transportation of large, heavy, high value or a critical pieces of equipment.

For years Pelican have specialised in Project cargo, with an efficient team, whom are able to utilise their individual skills to ensure the fast and efficient transfer of project cargo from origin to destination.


Whatever your cargo, we can provide cost effective storage and distribution for both palletised and bulk cargoes from our warehouse.