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 focus on the Australia and Asian markets, however also servicing European and American trades.

The corporate head office is located in Melbourne with operational offices in Brisbane, Townsville and Perth. Merchant also maintains a regional office in Shanghai and is support 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 is well placed to accommodate its clientele along with global and domestic trends.

With services tailor made to meet the demands of importers and exporters having needs that require greater flexibility and commitment, working closely with suppliers to the chemical, building and mining sectors, Merchant aims to deliver what others cannot.


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