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Container Tracking

The MEX is UAFL’s flagship service giving the best transit times from India, Pakistan, and the UAE directly into our markets with 18 Days Frequency.


Jebel Ali — Karachi — Mutsamudu — Nacala — Nhava Sheva — Port Victoria


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A weekly service connecting the Mascarene Islands (Mauritius & Seychelles) with Reunion and Madagascar (Tamatave).


Port Louis — Port Victoria — Reunion — Salalah — Tamatave


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A weekly service connecting South Africa with Reunion, U.A.E. (Jebel Ali) and India (Nhava Sheva & Mundra)


Durban — Jebel Ali — Mundra — Nhava Sheva


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A bi-weekly shuttle between Mutsamudu, Moroni and Longoni and the only container service serving Pemba Port in Northern Mozambique.


Longoni — Moroni — Mutsamudu — Pemba — Mtwara — Nacala


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A weekly service connecting China and the Far East Asia with our markets via Jebel Ali.


Busan — Qindao — Ad Dammam — Xiamen — Nansha — Da Chan Bay — Port Kelang — Jebel Ali


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A weekly service connecting Europe to our markets via Jebel Ali.


Bremerhaven — Rotterdam — Antwerp — Le Havre — Jebel Ali


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A weekly service connecting Jebel Ali with Zanzibar via Mombasa.


Jebel Ali — Mombasa — Zanzibar


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The ZEX Service connects all Zanzibar cargo via Mutsamudu and Mombasa with 18 Day Frequency


Mombasa — Zanzibar — Mutsamudu


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A weekly service connecting the main ports of China and South-East Asia with our markets via Jebel Ali.


Ningbo — Shanghai — Shekou — Port Klang — Jebel Ali — Colombo — Singapore


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The Indian Ocean Experts
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From comprehensive shipping routes to specialized handling of containers, break bulk, and hazardous cargo, we are committed to being your go-to partner for all your shipping needs in the Indian Ocean.


Latest News and Insights

Stay updated with the latest developments and announcements from UAFL. Discover insights, company news, and essential updates for shipping in the Indian Ocean.

The UAFL Group purchased and took delivery of MV Okee Alicia.


The UAFL Group purchased and took delivery of MV Okee Alicia

New Member of the UAFL Management Team


We are pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Abhishek Sabharwal to the position of Operations Manager with effect from 1st March 2024.

UAFL Organizational changes


We hope you all had a festive break, and wish you the very best for 2024.

Rise of Port Charges in Seychelles


Rise of Port Charges in Seychelles

New Member of the UAFL Team


We are pleased to welcome Mr. Rejees Choolayil as Trade Manager for India / South Africa / Indian Ocean Islands

New EuroGulf Service connecting North Europe ports to Jebel Ali


UAFL are proud to announce the start of the EuroGulf Service connecting North Europe ports to Jebel Ali

Extension of their Middle East Express Service


UAFL are proud to announce the extension of their Middle East Express Service ( to include the port of Nacala.

New Member of the UAFL Team


Mr. Guillaume Adam has joined UAFL as Trade Manager for Far East and Asia.


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Experience reliable and efficient shipping solutions that make global connections smoother and more accessible for everyone.

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UAFL offers regular trade routes, linking the Islands and the East African coast with the rest of the world via a number of key regional transshipment hubs.

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We are experts in the region. Our local staff are on hand to offer you the best advice and ensure your shipments are delivered safely, effectively and on time.

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Founded in 2000 UAFL Shipping today stands for expertise, experience, quality and reliability.

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Its world-class infrastructure, advanced logistics capabilities, and strategic location at the intersection of Europe, Asia, and Africa provide unparalleled access and connectivity to major global markets.

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Linking
Global
Markets

Seamlessly connecting an array of dynamic locations

like Comoros, India, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mayotte, Mozambique, Oman, Pakistan, Réunion, Seychelles, South Africa, Tanzania, Kenya, Zanzibar and the United Arab Emirates

with worldwide destinations.

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Streamlining Global Trade from China and Europe.

To dynamic markets of East Africa and the Indian Ocean Islands, ensuring swift and secure transit of goods.

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Ocean

Creating Opportunities for Emerging Markets

Positioned at the heart of the Indian Ocean our extensive knowledge of this unique region, combined with our specialized fleet, allows us to offer bespoke solutions that cater to the intricate demands of these waters. From the bustling ports of the Comoros Islands to the scenic harbors of Seychelles, we provide seamless, efficient, and reliable shipping services.

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We do business with a Personal Touch

Our dedicated team, always ready with a friendly smile, is committed to providing you with efficient and approachable service, ensuring that every interaction is as pleasant as it is productive.

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Our Routes

Our routes link the markets of Europe, South Africa, the Middle East, the Indian Subcontinent and the Far East with the Indian Ocean Islands and the East Coast of Africa.

MEX Express

The MEX is UAFL’s flagship service giving the best transit times from India, Pakistan, and the UAE directly into our markets with 18 Days Frequency.

AMEX Service

A weekly service connecting China and the Far East Asia with our markets via Jebel Ali.

IOE Service

A weekly service connecting the Mascarene Islands (Mauritius & Seychelles) with Reunion and Madagascar (Tamatave).

EGS Service

A weekly service connecting Europe to our markets via Jebel Ali.

GISA Service

A weekly service connecting South Africa with Reunion, U.A.E. (Jebel Ali) and India (Nhava Sheva & Mundra)

GMZ Express

A weekly service connecting Jebel Ali with Zanzibar via Mombasa.

CEX Shuttle

A bi-weekly shuttle between Mutsamudu, Moroni and Longoni and the only container service serving Pemba Port in Northern Mozambique.

ZEX Service

The ZEX Service connects all Zanzibar cargo via Mutsamudu and Mombasa with 18 Day Frequency

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