About Us

NSC gives you the advantage

We boast the Largest, most comprehensive, infrastructure of all Ship Chandlers in South Aafrica, with an unrivalled 100,000 cubic metres of dry stores warehousing, 10,000 cubic metres of reefer space, and the most expansive fleet of cars and trucks.

Being the largest Ship Supplier in South Africa, we have unsurpassed buying power – receiving stock in bulk that allows for lowest possible costs. Our workforce is internationally focused and communicates fluently with foreign clientele in their own languages, including: English, German, Spanish, French, Portuguese, Greek, Dutch, Chinese, Russian, Bulgarian, Thai, and Filipino.


National Ship Chandlers
 South Africa offers an exclusive range of specialised services that make us Africa’s leading maritime link – supplying ships with everything from provisions to technical, deck, engine, cabin, and bonded stores. Our specialised divisions – Cruise Liner, Logistic Supply, Clearing & Forwarding, and Imports & Exports – manage individual clients’ specific needs optimally, while working collectively to provide the single holistic & cohesive offering that is National Ship Chandlers. Plus, we handle deliveries to all South African Ports and off port limits.