Freight & Logistics

O&S Shipping provides logistics solutions for any kind of freight transported by sea, air and land. O&S offers more weekly sailings than any other company in Malta, regular airfreight connections, and a dedicated trucking fleet that can transport part and full-load deliveries locally, to the UK and across mainland Europe.


Through O&S Shipping’s network and service contracts with shipping lines, your cargo can be accommodated on several services calling Malta and ensure that your shipment is moved on time and on budget. Whether transit time or price is the critical factor, the team will find the best containerised solution for your freight.

O&S also has service contracts with consolidators, permitting the company to offer weekly LCL services from the Far East, North Europe, Italy, Spain, Greece, Turkey and USA. This is complemented by an extensive network of container freight stations, which enables you to use space within a container that is shared with other customers’ goods and benefit from economical usage-based costing, while enjoying Full-Container-Load (FCL) frequency, routing and visibility.

Additionally, as part of the NVOCC network, O&S gives you access to global services through a worldwide network of professional agents, which are capable of handling inland transport, customs documentation, storage, cross docking, freight services and added value services.


O&S helps you meet just-in-time requirements via regular air freight shipments to and from worldwide destination. Customers can choose from an excellent range of connections, backed by continuous tracking through a dedicated customer service team that allows you to coordinate your freight with greater flexibility and efficiency.

Customers that have used airfreight services by O&S Shipping include: pharmaceutical companies, semiconductor manufacturers, conference and musical events organisers, and many more.

Arrangements can also be made to organise chartered cargo and passenger flights.


Local haulage and distribution services

Through a dedicated and contracted fleet, the company can offer any kind of local transport deliveries. Whether a document, parcel, full container, pallet load, break bulk or project cargo, O&S Shipping has the necessary equipment and drivers to perform deliveries across Malta and Gozo.

Door-to-Door Services, FTL and LTL

Trucking services are not limited to the Maltese territory. O&S can coordinate and organise for you both part and full-loads across mainland Europe providing a widespread dedicated service.

Extensive experience and regular handling of part and full loads assures clientele that their goods will arrive at their destination in a timely and secure manner, whilst also having a range of additional related services on offer to suit their requirements.

Weekly truck departures from countries such as UK, France, Italy, Germany, Holland and Belgium permit very short transit times, giving you the opportunity to improve your reorder methods and reduce stocks.

Multimodal & Transhipment Services

Due to its geographic position, Malta acts as a first point of entry for cargo transiting through the Mediterranean Sea for various destinations. This raises the needed for multimodal and transhipment services, especially a combination of sea and air freight shipments that ensure just-in-time deliveries which meet customers’ deadlines.

O&S Shipping offers specialised transshipment solutions and free zone warehousing, which help meet customer demands when it comes to onward supply, added value and distribution requirements. The company offers both bonded and non-bonded warehouses, as well as other services:

Oil & Gas Shipping

O&S Shipping provides its clients with 24/7 logistic support in the hydrocarbon sector. Besides handling ship agency and berthing facilities, the company also coordinates ship-to-ship transfer and related cargo operations, such as cranes, rigging machinery and more. Other services include: customs brokerage, warehousing, storage and distribution

With years of experience garnered in the industry, O&S Shipping offers a diverse portfolio of services that can meet clients’ needs and provide effective management throughout the entire hydrocarbon supply chain.


O&S Shipping works closely with an extensive network of agents and brokers worldwide who will locate the right vessel for the job, while negotiating the best routes and prices on your behalf. Chartering extends our regular freight service to cover territories that are otherwise difficult to reach, however this option is only used when the job requirements and budget justify such an undertaking.

Since the company operates in line with the BIMCO practices and guidelines, clients can have full confidence that their shipment will be handled in accordance to the highest international and professional standards.

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