On arrival in the Falklands the seamless service of Falkland Island Shipping continues with its stevedoring services at the receiving deep water port at Mare Harbour 27 miles outside of the capital.

Goods are off loaded by its own team of experienced stevedores and then transported on its own vehicles direct to Stanley or any other destination in the Islands . In addition its locally based office, container yard, warehousing and experienced staff will ensure the final stage of the shipping process is handled smoothly and efficiently.

Falkland Islands Shipping can arrange storage if required, assistance with customs clearance and then release, delivery to your local destination of your choice in the Islands.

About Us


Through its links to the Falkland Islands Company, Falkland Island Shipping offers its customers a seamless service with local offices both in the UK and in Stanley the capital of the Falklands.

For exporters and shippers from the UK our offices at Bishops Stortford provide advice and guidance on all aspects of the shipment process and its staff have unrivalled experience in the cost effective shipment and tracking of all types of cargo to and from the Falkland Islands.

Falkland Island Shipping uniquely provides the following key services:

  • Impartial expert advice based on our UK teams combined experience of over 70 years of arranging shipments to the Falkland islands.
  • A tailor made service designed around the specific needs of each customer.
  • UK pick up and despatch to port if required.
  • Secure containerisation using the services of UK specialist AMG based in North Weald Essex just off junction 27 of the M25.
  • Insurance for all your goods with one of the UK’s leading shipping specialists Allianz.
  • Claims handling in the unlikely event of an insurance claim needing to be made.
  • Direct shipment from UK to the Falklands with no risk of theft or delays in South American ports.
  • Cargo handling and local delivery in the Falklands with its own stevedoring team and fleet of vehicles.
Why Choose Us?
Dedicated UK to Falklands Service

Falkland Island Shipping is proud to offer a shipping and freight service dedicated solely to serving the needs of the Falkland Islands

Falkland Island Shipping’s team of specialists in the UK and Stanley can deliver a shipping/ freight package tailor made to meet your needs

Falkland Island Shipping transports more goods to the Falklands than any other commercial carrier. Take advantage of our buying power.

In addition to arranging shipment, uniquely Falkland Islands Shipping offers, Packing, Insurance, Cargo Handling and Stevedoring, Customs Clearance, Local Delivery and Storage if required.

All shipments are containerised at specialist consolidators AMG in Essex, containers sealed and shipped direct from the UK to the Falklands.