Merchant Shipping - Delivers the cargo that others cannot

Merchant Shipping, a division of Merchant Overseas Logistics Pty Ltd, commenced operations in 2004. An Australian based company, Merchant Shipping operates niche-shipping services with a focus on the Australian and Asian markets, as well as servicing European and American trades.

The corporate head office is located in Melbourne with operational offices in Esperance, Kalgoorlie and Perth. Merchant Shipping also maintains regional offices in Shanghai, Qingdao, Port Klang, Singapore and is supported by a strong agency network. Having a culturally diverse team with a wealth of shipping and land based logistical experience, coupled with local business knowledge, Merchant Shipping is well placed to deliver a first-class service to its customers.

With services tailor made to meet the demands of importers and exporters, especially those that require greater flexibility and a higher level of logistics know how, Merchant aims to deliver what others cannot. Merchant Shipping has a long history of working closely with suppliers to the chemical, building and mining sectors.


Our objective is to offer our customers seamless delivery of their goods. We offer a personalised competitively priced service.  With our focus on trade between Western Australia and Asia, we expect to deliver an increase in our schedules, services and operated vessels in response to customer demands.