Our Services In Africa

CMA CGM Group operates 28 regular lines between Europe, Asia & Indian Subcontinent, Middle East and the Americas offering regular and reliable links to all main African ports.Connect to our Lines and Services Area to find specific global transport solutions to/from Africa including schedules, vessels, transit times and comprehensive information sheets.


We can satisfy all your shipment needs with the ability to handle containerised or conventional: hazardous or controlled atmosphere/reefer cargoes, heavy lifts or out-of-gauge, project cargo etc. For any requirement or information, contact your CMA CGM agent.


We can complement and expand the value we bring to our customers by offering niche services across Africa allowing for tailor made solutions:

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CMA CGM offers its extensive experience of on-carriage throughout Africa to the landlocked countries: Burkina Faso, Central African Republic (CAR), Chad, DRC, Guinea Bissau, Mali and Niger, Southern Sudan, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe via secured inland corridors.
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A service focused on all main African export ports to worldwide destinations catering mainly for soft commodities such as cashew, cocoa, coffee, cotton, fish, rubber, groundnuts, sugar, tea, tobacco and timber, .... This list is not exhaustive. These often require expertise in the latest transportation techniques. Our specialist ‘Africa Export Desk’ is a unique single entry point focusing on total transport solutions from the sub-region.


Our team offer advice to protect the integrity of the commodity such as equipment, linings and dressings. For more information, please contact your nearest CMA CGM Agent.

A specialist reefer desk offers our customers total refrigerated transport solutions to/from and within Africa. With one of the youngest reefer fleets in the trade we can transport your goods to every corner of Africa.
For further information view our reefer cargo area.

CMA CGM Group offers an integrated African coastal service throughout West, East and South Africa with competitive transit times, unrivalled frequency of sailing (weekly or bi-weekly on some services) and an extensive network of local agents. We also provide services to African secondary ports through dedicated ocean feeder services ensuring regular round-trips.
For port-to-port service solutions please use our routing finder.

A specialist Projects Desk provides total transport solutions for XXL, Out of Gauge Cargo, Break Bulk and Project cargo. Our team can move your cargo from/to any part of the world to/from West, East and Southern Africa.
For further information about our tailor-made solutions please view XXL cargo area.

Contacts & Bookings

For all enquiries, rates and bookings, please contact your nearest CMA CGM agent

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