• ANF and Invoice target, 5 days after sailing on direct services
  • Notification on unpack.
  • A further prompt when cargo incurred 1st day of storage
  • Contra works hard to improve your service levels and profitability


Contra has traditionally specialized in the European markets and has become one of the largest neutral operators on these trades with weekly services from Tilbury, Rotterdam, Hamburg, Livorno and Barcelona to all ports in South Africa. 

More recently we have expanded our services to the Far East, Asia, Australasia and South America. 

In order to ensure our service levels are of the highest standard we partner with reliable agents with regular reliable services to all ports in South Africa. 

For more details about our services, including rate requests, 
Please find our contact details here.