Panalpina offers forwarding services along with logistics support and supply chain management. Please note that Panalpina does not handle transportation of personal effects, nor household goods for any private individual.

If you have a regular contact person at Panalpina, please enter the name in the form so that your request will be forwarded accordingly.

We will respond to your request within 24 hours. At times, however, it is necessary for us to obtain further details from our overseas colleagues and it may take us a little longer.

Ocean Freight

Panalpina is one of the largest ocean freight provider worldwide. With more than 1.3 million transported TEU (twenty foot equivalent units) a year Panalpina ranks among the top four global ocean freight players.


Panalpina offers an Intelligent Carrier Portfolio (ICP) considering best in class principle under the NVOCC-brand PANTAINER Express Line.


Panalpina ocean freight products FCL (Full Container Load) and LCL (Less-than-Container Load) can be seamlessly combined with all other Panalpina products - via road, rail and waterway connections to provide suitable intermodal door to-door solutions.


Local teams of experts

Panalpina's comprehensive ocean freight services are backed by the expertise of our local teams, who apply their up-to-the-minute insights into local conditions to reduce the risk of administrative delays.


Pantainer Express Line

With Pantainer Express Line, our Non-Vessel-Operating Common Carrier (NVOCC), Panalpina as agent for Pantainer can issue Ocean or Combined Transport Bills of Lading and Waybills. We work with best-in-class alliances and shipping partners.

We have the capacity you need

Our non-asset-based operating style, in combination with our unique Central Procurement and Capacity Management resources, gives us unrestricted access to virtually unlimited capacity anywhere in the world. This ensures we have the capacity you need, where you need it and when you need it.