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South africa

We are the ship supplier of a wide range of goods and services to vessels calling to South Africa, ports of Durban, Richards Bay, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, Saldanha Bay and Coega.

We are full service ship supplier covering the all South African ports.

offering provisions, bonded, deck, engine, cabin and other marine stores


We are EXPRESS | XPS Ship Chandlers

The most reliable Ships supplier in South Africa viz Ports of Durban, Richards Bay, Port Elizabeth, Coega, Cape Town and Saldahna Bay
Express Ship Chandlers was established in 1994. We are an ISO 9001: 2015 Certified Company, based in Durban and Cape Town, South Africa. Our aim is Total Customer Satisfaction, and we have built a reputation of being a Quality Supplier. Offering Competitive Prices without compromising on Quality, for a comprehensive range of provisions and marine stores.
Why choose Us?

Why choose Us.Because we are Reliable.

We care about the services we provide and we assure 100 % customer satisfaction with our products | services and reasonable prices. We focus on fast and efficient operation, we deliver on time every time.

Why choose Us?

Our Mission.Establishing long lasting relations with our customers.

Rendering services with highest standards and keeping the customer satisfaction at highest level with our most suitable and correct financial solutions are main mission of our company

Why choose Us?

What we Do.Make our Customers Happy.

We provide 7 days 24 hours uninterrupted chandelling service to ships arriving South African ports with our experienced, expert and dynamic staff

Stores we supply to ships

We, Express Ship Chandlers, provide provision, bonded, deck, engine, cabin, ffa, lsa servicing, safety and welfare and general chandlery stores to vessels calling South African ports. We offer 24/7 around the clock service offering competitive prices for the right quality and service required by vessels.

Provision and Bonded stores: We offer a complete range of fresh, frozen and dry provision to cater to the diverse preferences of crew from differing Nationalities. We stock a wide range of products to satisfy crew’s desires whatever they may be. We regularly source and supply special items needed on request. Fruit and vegetables are purchased and delivered daily from the market. Our storage facilities, equipment and work procedures are fully compliant with the high demands of today's food supply chain and international food safety standards.

Technical Marine Stores: We supply competitively priced, well-known marine quality brands, spare parts and equipment from A to Z according to IMPA and ISSA Standards.

Marine Equipment and Spare Parts Handling: We have a dedicated customs division for this. We clear through customs, handle, store, consolidate and transport marine equipment and ship spares on behalf of ships technical management.

Inspections, Maintenance and Repairs: We facilitate inspections and servicing of firefighting, lifesaving and safety equipment including liferafts, and navigational/communication equipment / ships medical locker.

Our Commitment to meeting Our Customers' needs are attended to by Our Dedicated Employees working through a Quality Management System. Our Technical Department, has an unrivalled reputation of obtaining All Customers requirements, coupled with their superb expertise and knowledge, which has over the years assisted vessels in obtaining the correct items and spare parts at the most Competitive Prices.

We are trading in all South African Ports

Our pricipal branches are located in Durban and Cape Town. We are servicing all other ports viz Richards Bay, Port Elizabeth, Coega, East London and Saldahna Bay
Durban, South Africa


South Africa
The Port of Durban, commonly called Durban Harbour, is the second largest port of South Africa and one of the busiest ports in Africa. Our Company is situated in Bayhead, Durban, which is ideal for Quick Supply, due to close proximity to the Harbour.
Richards Bay, South Africa

Richards Bay

South Africa
The Port of Richards Bay is located in Richards Bay harbour on the Indian Ocean coast of South Africa, and contains the Richards Bay Coal Terminal (RBCT) which is the largest coal export facility in Africa.
Προμηθευτής πλοίων στη Νότια Αφρική · Schiffsausrüster in Südafrika · Skips Utfordrer i Sør-Afrika · Ship Chandler in Zuid-Afrika · จัดส่งซัพพลายเออร์ในแอฟริกาใต้ · 南非的船舶供应商 · Судовой поставщик в Южной Африке · Fornitore di navi in Sud Africa · Proveedor de buques en Sudáfrica · Fournisseur de navires en Afrique du Sud · 南アフリカの船舶サプライヤー · 남아프리카 공화국의 선박 공급 · दक्षिण अफ्रीका में जहाज आपूर्तिकर्ता · مورد سفن في جنوب أفريقيا


Express Ship Chandlers ISO Certificate

ISO 9001:2015

Our quality management system is certified and complies with the international quality standard ISO 9001:2015.

Express Ship Chandlers IMPA Certificate

IMPA Member

We are proud to be a Supplier Member of IMPA (International Marine Purchasing Association)

Express Ship Chandlers, Durban - IMPA Gorden quality Certificate


The Express Ship Chandlers is Golden quality member of the ISSA and The South African Ship Suppliers Association.

We are proud to be the first Ship Chandler in South Africa who has achieved ISO 9001:2001 quality management system certification in 2007. Since than our quality management system is documented and continuously improved to meet the requirements of ISO standards. In 2018 we have upgraded to ISO 9001:2015 standards

What Clients say?

Some of our Clients love us & so we do!

Hi Colin. Many thanks for your help at such late notice. You were a great help. Look forward to working with you again in the future. Many Thanks!

Ryan Wardhaugh Provision Master, Cunard Line, RMS Queen Mary II

Good day! We are delighted to work with you in 2011!

HMS Hanseatic Marine Services GmbH&Co.KG

Hi Colin. Many thanks for your help at such late notice. You were a great help. Look forward to working with you again in the future. Many Thanks!

Ryan Wardhaugh Provision Master, Cunard Line, RMS Queen Mary II.

Get in Touch with us

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Our Team

Office Contact

41 Grunter Gully St, Bayhead
Durban, 4014, South Africa
New property:
106 Khuzimpi Shezi Rd
Durban, 4013, South Africa
Main eMail: sales@xpssc.co.za
Phone: +27 31 269-4786
Cape Town Branch:
6 Stella Road, Montague Gardens
Cape Town
South Africa
Branch MD Contact: ahmed@xpssc.co.za
Phone: +27 21 213-4786
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