• Sea Freight
    Sea Freight

    Avant are Freight Managers and licensed NVOCC operators. We are positioned to offer a full range of services through the ordering, shipment and delivery cycles.

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  • Air Freight
    Air Freight

    Avant can offer competitive pricing from all worldwide origins on both scheduled and chartered planes through a wide range of major airlines.

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  • China

    Strategically placed offices in both Shanghai and Hong Kong, and with agents throughout every port in China, Avant are heavily involved in both imports and exports.

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  • Pharma and Healthcare
    Pharma and Healthcare

    Patient safety is the objective that drives all supply chain options.  A safe pair of hands from origin to destination.

  • Managed Logistics
    Managed Logistics

    Avant's global network of specialised agents provides highly efficient consolidation services for your LCL freight. ''Speedy and Cost Effective'' are the bywords for our success.

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  • Ireland

    Avant's dedicated Export Team provide tailored logistics solutions to exporters and importers from Ireland. 

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Global Solutions. Individual Options.

Welcome to the homepage of the Avant Group of companies. Based in Asia and Europe we are well placed to offer airfreight, seafreight and freight management services to clients worldwide.
Our customer base spans many industries throughout the world each with individual requirements. Our global reach and extensive knowledge base ensures that we have the capabilities to fulfil any requirement.


A Customer for Life has always been the cornerstone of our approach to business. We aim to make every customer interaction successful and fulfilling. Let us show you how Avant can become a long term partner of your business.

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Formed in 1990 Avant have grown from humble beginnings in Dublin Port to a position where we compete on the worldwide stage. In the early 1990’s directors, David Warren and Anthony Carney, anticipated the future growth of China and Asian markets and set out to develop a presence there to meet the needs of Asian exporters and Irish importers.

Driven by the desire to become market leaders through offering 1st class services, competitively priced, we opened the Avant Hong Kong office in 1997 and our regional Headquarters in Shanghai in 2004.Through our affiliate offices we offer services by sea, air and land to over 140 countries through all continents.

Our commitment to the quality provision of international freight forwarding and managed logistics serivces is certified by the NQA to ISO 9001:2015 

Our website is the portal to all we can offer...

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