Shipping to Japan

We have been connecting Japanese businesses with key world markets for more than 70 years.

Whether you are shipping standard, refrigerated or oversized cargo, we have the local expertise and global network needed to get it to its destination on time – wherever in the world that happens to be. With offices in Tokyo, Nagoya and Osaka, we offer more than eight weekly calls to major ports across the Japanese archipelago. From here, the rest of the world is just a short hop away.

Dedicated customer service

The A.P. Moller-Maersk ports at Kobe and Yokohama are two of the most technically advanced ports in the world. And, with employees specialising in key Japanese industries, we help to increase the simplicity, efficiency and reliability of your supply chain – while making sure that your cargo arrives in perfect condition. Whatever you choose to ship with us, our team will ensure you get excellent customer service throughout the entire process.

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Experience our new and enhanced cargo booking on

Now with instant booking confirmation.

In our continuous effort to offer you a simpler and easier digital booking experience we are pleased to present to you our new booking solution on

You can now have your cargo booking request confirmed within seconds. In addition, you get greater visibility of sailing options with available vessel space, a list of depots with empty containers to choose from, and a choice of relevant value-added services. And you can now book from any device.

Contact us

If you want to speak to a sales person about a new shipment or if you have a question about your existing shipment, you can email us and we will respond within the next two days. If you have a more immediate question, you can search for help online.