South Africa

Turners Shipping (Pty) Ltd

Turners Shipping is one of South Africa’s top non-asset based international freight management and logistics companies.

We offer our customers a broad range of freight management and customized logistics solutions.  Our services are backed by an extensive global network, a team of local experts and a sophisticated customer track and trace information portal.  With our 130 experienced and dedicated team members, we strive to meet our customers’ individual logistics needs at the local and global levels.

Our mission is to create satisfied, loyal customers by offering value-creating freight management and logistics solutions, each delivered with a personalized approach, an ease of doing business and a global expertise that simplifies an increasingly complex global marketplace.

Type of Services


  • Direct and consolidated consignments
  • Break bulk
  • On-forwarding (Africa)
  • Direct to customer distribution
  • Complete customs documentation
  • EDI links to carriers
  • Charters and past charters
  • Oversized and restricted cargo


  • Global NVOCC – FCL and LCL
  • Cargo track and trace moniroting
  • Multimodal transportation
  • Custom documentations
  • Regular sailings
  • FCL contract management
  • On-forwarding and distribution
  • Projects and charters

Road & Rail

  • Long distance and local deliveries
  • Full load and part load express
  • Unit train rail benefits
  • Cargo tracking facility
  • Vendor and origin consolidating
  • Dedicated vehicle facility


Turners Shipping, in conjuntion with the World-wide Network of 1000 global offices, is able to provide door-to-door freight forwarding services to and from any international location.  Turners Shipping is well-placed to provide the best possible air, sea, road and courier options to suit the specific requirements of each shipment, while through World-wide Network, we are able to provide solutions to every logistical challenge.

Customs Brokerage

  • Certified customs broker
  • Facilities at all South African ports
  • Duty payment
  • Shipment disbursement financing
  • Management reports
  • Bonded facilities
  • Compliance management reports
  • Customs audit facilities
  • Consultancy Services

Project Freight

  • Outsized and heavy lift capabilities
  • Door-to-door management
  • International forwarding and coordination
  • Shipment packing and crating
  • Turnkey project management
  • International cargo tracking

Courier Services

  • International
  • African
  • Domestic
  • Express
  • Track and Trace

Added Value Services

  • Claims management
  • Detailed shipping estimates
  • Distribution and warehousing
  • Import and export permit applications
  • Marine insurance
  • Customs tariff consultations

Warehousing & Distribution

  • Nationwide Facility with RDS Turners Warehousing
  • Hazardous Chemical
  • Cross Docking
  • Distribution
  • Automotive
  • Paper (Forestry)
  • Hanging Garment (GOH)
  • Steel

Member since: 2010
Member Status: Premium

Key Contacts

Conrad Cochrane-Murray
Chief Executive Officer

Blain Kondiah
Managing Director

Ian Losinsky
IT & Accounts Group Director

Durban (Head office)

Turner’s Shipping
37 Margaret Mncadi Avenue
Durban 4001 
South Africa
Telephone: +27 (0) 31 368 8000 
Fax: +27 (0) 31 332 8125


Neren Dayanand
Branch Mgr

Sea Freight

Terrence David
Import Mgr -Oil Channel

Pamela Devadas
Exports Mgr

Annette Pather
Forwarding Mgr

Chris Mulder
Project Mgr

Sagie Govender
Import Mgr -General Channel

Global Tenders:

Annette Pather
Global Tenders


Annette Pather

Treven Govender

Petrochemical Energy:

Vick Gopalan
National Petrochemical Mgr

Customs Tariffs:

Vishnu Munien
National Customs Mgr


Charlotte Govender
Assistant Mgr

Punitha Pather
Credit Mgr

Charmaine Moodley
Accounts Receivable

Chantal Pillay
Accounts Payable

Durban (Airfreight Office)

Turner’s Shipping
Unit 12, Tradehouse 1
Dube Tradeport
King Shaka International Airport
South Africa
Telephone:  +27 (0) 31 368 8000 
Fax:  +27 (0) 32 815 0319


Treven Govender 
Airfreight Mgr- KZN


Treven Govender
Airfreight Mgr – KZN


Physical Address:
Turner’s Shipping
Unit 1, Highway Gardens Office Park,
Cnr Minuach & Partridge Roads
Highway Gardens, Edenvale
South Africa

Mailing Address:
Turner’s Shipping
PO Box 9421
Edenglen, 1613
South Africa

Telephone: +27 (0) 11 452 8408  
Fax: +27 (0) 11 452 7956
Airfreight Fax: +27 (0) 11 452 7385


Rishen Naidoo
Operations Mgr


Marlon Reddy
Airfreight Mgr

Betsie Fourie
Air Import Channel Controller

Michelle Page
Air Forwarding Controller


Marlin Pillay
Seafreight Mgr

Sandy Daniels
Forwarding Team Leader


Paulo Alvares
Route Development: UK & Scandinavia

Cape Town

Turner’s Shipping
Unit 9, M5 Business Park Eastman Road
Off Upper Camp, Maitland
Postnet Suite 42, Private Bag X21,
Howard Place, 7450
South Africa
Telephone: +27 (0) 21 506 6200
Fax: +27 (0) 21 510 7170


Linda Newby
Branch Mgr


Bianca Johannes
Import Controller

Andrew Webb
Export Mgr

Natasha Van Rooyen
Assistant Import Mgr


Linda Newby

Natasha VanRooyen

Bianca Johannes

BDP Offices

  • Cape Town

    Turners Shipping (Pty) Ltd

  • Durban (Airport Office)

    Turners Shipping (Pty) Ltd

  • Durban (Head Office)

    Turners Shipping (Pty) Ltd

  • Johannesburg

    Turners Shipping (Pty) Ltd