Ocean Freight

NVOCC Operators Offering Global FCL and LCL Services


Avant are Freight Managers and licensed NVOCC operators in Asia and Europe. In China we are Class A Licence holders since 2005. This permits direct relationships with all the Shipping Lines in China who are restricted to dealing only with Class A Licence holders. We are positioned to offer a full range of services through the ordering, shipment and delivery cycles.

LCL Services

We offer weekly LCL services from China and all other Asian and Australasian origins. Destinations include Europe, Africa, South America and USA.

Our global volumes allow us negotiate very competitive freight rates and we contract annually with several shipping lines to offer our customers a range of services with multiple loading opportunities each week.

FCL Services

Avant operate Full Container Load and consolidations services throughout the world with a strong presence in the Asia / Europe and US / Europe trade lanes. Our experienced staff can advise our customers on carrier selection, up to the minute information on closing, sailing and arrival dates and transit times.

Avant's dedicated export team understands the challenges faced by Irish exporters. Through tailored logistics solutions, we are committed to support our customers wherever their markets may be. The growing markets of S.E. Asia, South America, Middle East and Africa are of significance to us.


We can tailor reporting and KPIs to suit the most exacting of requirements. From Cargo Status and VAT & Duty Reports to Milestone Tracking, we can provide exactly what is required, when it is required.

Ancillary Services

  • Project cargo, including rolling stock
  • Dangerous goods, both FCL and LCL
  • Temperature Controlled Chilled and Reefers
  • Cars / Vehicles

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For further information, advice or a quotation, please contact us