Maritime container transportation

Maritime container transportation (international transportation, international container transportation) is the most popular type of international transportation. Thousands of importers and exporters prefer this method of transporting the cargo due to its efficiency and ergonomics.

Offering of the optimal and the most efficient solution for you

with regard to the price, route, terms, shipping line and the type of containers;

LCL (joint cargo) transportation.

Less Than Container Load is transportation of small-sized cargoes, when the owner of the cargo pays only for the volume of the container that he actually uses. This is usually a variety of goods of independent cargo owners, collected in one container and going in the same direction;

FCL transportation.

Full Container Load is transportation of cargo, when the owner of the cargo pays for the entire volume of the container.

Consolidation (consolidated cargo).

Collection into one container and transportation of cargoes from multiple suppliers to one recipient.

Transportation of oversized cargoes.

On the basis of all specifications of non-standard cargo individually for you, we will develop a competent scheme of transportation of your cargo taking into account all the technical nuances. Upon your request we will offered you supporting services to address and / or facilitate all the procedures related to the clearance of such cargo.

Transportation of dangerous cargo.

We provide a full consulting support related to transportation and documentation procedure for dangerous cargoes, and organise secure transportation in accordance with all the requirements and standards of the IMDGC.

Transhipment of cargo

is the re-loading of cargo from one vehicle to another in order to optimise the transportation and logistics process.


is the full documentation of cargo at the port. In the customs terminals of the ports, where our companies are represented (Ukraine, Russia, China, Egypt, Moldova), we have good relations with all agencies and companies that provide the reliability and speed of cargo handling, its preservation, escorting and delivery directly in hand.

Customs clearance is the clearance of cargo at the customs.

We are a licensed customs broker and thoroughly know the procedure of customs clearance, as well as its specificity in each state where our companies are represented. Customs clearance of cargo is a process full of many pitfalls, therefore, it is best to entrust it to competent professionals, so that the receipt of the cargo was a pleasant event rather than a headache.

Supporting services

Portus carries out multimodal transportations on intercontinental directions, involving different types of transport. Portus group of companies offers complete organisation and coordination of the entire chain of “door to door” deliveries with an effective combination of sea, air, rail and road transport.

  • insurance, consulting and survey services.
  • export container transportation to any port in the world
  • import container transportation to any port in the world
  • short sea service: transportation on a “door to door” basis
  • terminal handling of cargo (repacking, consolidation, storage, etc.) in the ports
  • RO-RO transportation of oversized cargoes