World Wide Shipping

Whether you are shipping just a few items of personal effects or moving the full contents of your family home, we have container shipping services to suit your budget.


about us

With over 25years experience within the shipping industry, EMEL Shipping is a major operator of worldwide logistics and a recognised force in the global container shipping industry. We have established relationships with key personnel at all the major container shipping lines, allowing us to provide high quality full container load (FCL) and less than container load (LCL) services, with competitive rates and priority for space and equipment.


The most frequent question we as a company are asked is "How much will it cost" Our answer is simple we will cost out your requirements and give you the best possible price for the job, without compromise. Whether it be port to port or door to door. Full container or part container, with no last minute hidden extras!


Never shipped before? No problem, our staff are on hand to give you guidance and advice every step of the way. Whether it's a one-time shipment or shipping on a regular basis, large or small, local or on the other side of the world, EMEL Shipping offers custom freight forwarding solutions for all your cargo shipping needs.

Our Skills

Overseas/Household Removals
Project Shipping
Loading/Unloading Service
Door to Door
Customs Clearance


Weekly Container Service

We offer a weekly container service for your Full Container Loads (FCL) from most destinations around the world. Our aim is to provide a low cost international container shipping service with the fastest available route to your destination. EMEL Shipping offers the fastest and most direct service to our regularly scheduled port of Famagusta in Cyprus.

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Door to Door Service

EMEL Shipping offers a variety of door to door pick-up and delivery services from Full Container Loads (FCL) to Less than Container Loads (LCL), this includes anything from vehicles to baggage and personal belongings. With our professional teams in Famagusta and Nicosia, we take care of the customs clearance process to simplify the service before delivering your cargo.

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Vehicle Shipping Service

In addition to our professional vehicle shipping services, we have experience in shipping agricultural and construction vehicles/equipment. Smaller vehicles ie. cars, can either be shipped via container or 'RoRo' service. Larger vehicles which cannot be containerised are shipped via. RoRo vessels. We also have a direct liner service from the UK Port of Harwich to Famagusta for all vehicles and break bulk cargos.

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Worldwide Representatives

. We have Worldwide Offices, Representatives and Warehouse Facilities

Our Offices

EMEL Shipping Ltd. Offices are in the following cities:



Worldwide Representatives

We have Worldwide Representatives in the following countries:

China Taiwan
Italy Turkey (Mersin)
Japan UK
Sweden USA


UK Warehouse Loading Depots

EMELShipping have the following Warehouse Loading Depots in the UK:

PGL Export Services Ltd (Essex)
Harwich International Port




Image of Chartered Ship

We are on our way

Worldwide container service


Fast and efficient loading

Container Loading

North Cyprus

Chartered Vessels

United Kingdom


Importing cars safe dry and secure

Chartered Vessels


Importing cars safe dry and secure


Big or small
we deliver them all

Chartered Vessels

Shanghai China


From the hold to dry land


We will even ship
your boat


Mersin Turkey


Frequently Asked Questions

Your Satisfaction is our Goal

We provide our quotes within 48 hours of a survey, online enquiry or telephone call.
Plan your move in advance, if you are relocating start planning at least 2-3 months before, if you are sending a few items and require a collection arrange your collection with us at least 2 weeks in advance.
We can send your goods by Road, Sea or Air depending on where they are going to in the majority of cases they either go by road or sea as they are the most cost effective ways of sending your goods.
Our quote is valid for 28 days from date of estimate.
Some items cannot be accepted under general conditions of carriage and storage, eg, creams, aerosol cans, ink or printer cartridges, liquids, food, cash, bonds, jewellery, alcohol, explosives, flammable gas, lithium batteries, poisons, toxins, gas cylinders, scuba tanks and various other items. Certain items cannot be imported as personal effects to certain countries or may be subject to inspection and/ or treatment or you may have to obtain an import license. Please check with our representative if in doubt.
We specialise in the shipment of all motor vehicles, bikes, caravans, boats, trucks and motor homes worldwide and can offer a Ro-Ro service or container service .
Roll-on/roll-off (RORO or ro-ro) ships are vessels designed to carry wheeled cargo, such as cars, trucks, semi-trailer trucks, trailers, and railroad cars, that are driven on and off the ship on their own wheels or using a platform vehicle, such as a self-propelled modular transporter.
FCL = Full Container Load. LCL = Less than Container Load, aka Groupage. They are two common shipping terms used in the international logistics industry for export and import ocean freight cargo. LCL means you share space with others, also share cost.
  Standard 20'   Standard 40'   High Cube 40'  
Inside Length 19'4" 5.89m 39'5" 12.01m 39'5" 12.01m
Inside Width 7'8" 2.33m 7'8" 2.33m 7'8" 2.33m
Inside Height 7'10" 2.38m 7'10" 2.38m 8'10" 2.69m
Door Width 7'8" 2.33m 7'8" 2.33m 7'8" 2.33m
Door Height 7'6" 2.28m 7'6" 2.28m 8'5" 2.56m
Capacity 1.172 ft3 33.18m3 2.390 ft3 67.67m3 2.694 ft3 76.28m3
Tare Weight 4.916 lb 2.229 kg 8.160 lb 3.701 kg 8.750 lb 26.512 kg
Max. Cargo 47.999 lb 21.727 kg 59.040 lb 26.780 kg 58.450 lb 26.512 kg
Transit times vary depending on your destination, mode of transport and a country's customs. We will give you an estimated time of arrival once the ship leaves the UK.
Once your goods have arrived at their destination we will contact you to arrange a convenient delivery date.
In most cases we can arrange delivery at a charge although in some countries you would have to pick up from the nearest depot to arrival port.
Most countries will require you to be present on arrival of your goods at chosen destination, although some countries will allow you to nominate another person to clear goods at customs on your behalf.
Your EMEL Shipping Agent will be with you every step of the way. One-to-one contact with your Agent will keep you fully updated with the progress of your move.
Once you have paid for your freight from the UK to Destination, you will have further charges abroad such as customs clearance, landing and port charges and agency fees in most instances you can choose to pay all charges here in the UK but in some instances you would have to pay these charges at destination depending where your goods are being shipped to. Please check this with our representative before shipping.

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EMEL Shipping Limited

Muftu Ziyai Sokak
Demak Ishani
Daire. 301

Tel: 0392 228 8350
Fax: 0392 228 5764