International Freight to Port Moresby



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“Over 20 year’s experience shipping cars to Port Moresby

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Welcome to CargoMaster, Australia’s renowned sea freight specialists to Papua New Guinea

Also servicing: Alotau, Alotau, Arawa, Buka, Daru, Kavieng, Kieta, Kimbe, Lae, Lihir, Lorengau, Madang, Oro Bay, Rabaul, Vanimo, Wewak

Our high performance team of sea freight service professionals offer many years’ experience delivering shipping containers to Port Moresby.

CargoMaster: Your Gateway to Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

Discover the vibrant capital and largest city of Papua New Guinea with CargoMaster as your trusted logistics partner. Port Moresby, also known as Pom City or Moresby, is a bustling metropolis located on the Gulf of Papua, offering a gateway to the wonders of the southwestern Pacific.

Port Moresby holds a prominent position among the major cities in the region, serving as a vital trade hub and a strategic location of historical significance. From its humble beginnings in the 19th century to becoming a thriving urban center, Port Moresby has witnessed remarkable growth and development.

Home to a diverse population, Port Moresby captivates visitors with its rich cultural heritage and warm hospitality. The Motu-Koitabu people, traditional landowners of the area, have inhabited the land for centuries, creating a vibrant and dynamic community. CargoMaster understands the importance of cultural diversity and is committed to fostering connections and understanding through our logistics solutions.

International Freight to Port Moresby

Port Moresby experiences a tropical savanna climate, characterized by consistent temperatures throughout the year. As the driest place in New Guinea, the city enjoys a unique climate pattern, with a distinct wet and dry season. CargoMaster is well-versed in navigating weather conditions and ensures that your shipments are handled with utmost care and efficiency, regardless of the season.

Papua New Guinea is blessed with abundant natural resources, and Port Moresby plays a vital role in its export activities. CargoMaster understands the significance of these resources and offers comprehensive logistics solutions to support Papua New Guinea’s economic growth. We are dedicated to facilitating international trade and ensuring the efficient transportation of goods to meet the demands of foreign markets.

International Freight to Port Moresby

As Port Moresby continues to evolve, CargoMaster is at the forefront of supporting its development. We have witnessed the transformation of the cityscape, with the construction of residential buildings, office towers, shopping malls, and commercial establishments. CargoMaster’s logistics expertise ensures that your cargo reaches its destination seamlessly, supporting the growth and prosperity of Port Moresby.

Jacksons International Airport, located in Port Moresby, serves as a vital transportation hub. CargoMaster understands the importance of air connectivity and provides efficient logistics solutions for both Air Niugini, the national airline of Papua New Guinea, and Airlines PNG, the country’s second-largest airline. Our logistics services extend beyond air freight, encompassing a comprehensive range of transportation options tailored to meet your specific needs.

International Freight to Port Moresby

Choose CargoMaster as your logistics partner for your journey to Port Moresby and unlock the endless possibilities of Papua New Guinea. Our dedication to excellence in logistics ensures that your cargo is handled with the utmost care and efficiency, allowing you to focus on embracing the vibrant energy and opportunities that Port Moresby has to offer.

Trust CargoMaster to navigate the complexities of logistics and provide seamless transportation solutions to Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. Experience our reliable services and discover the beauty and potential of this captivating capital city. Together, let’s forge new connections and create lasting partnerships in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.

International Freight to Port Moresby

Here are some typical questions callers ask about shipping to Port Moresby:

“How much does it cost to ship a car from Australia to Port Moresby?”
The cost of shipping cars from Australia to Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, depends on the specific locations in Australia and Papua New Guinea. Prices vary accordingly.

“How do I import a car into Port Moresby?”
To import a car into Port Moresby, it is recommended to contact CargoMaster, a shipping company specializing in shipping cars and machinery to Papua New Guinea and surrounding islands. They can provide further information and fees for shipping cars to Papua New Guinea.

“Do you ship from Brisbane to Port Moresby?”
Yes, vessels regularly sail from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, Darwin, and Townsville to Port Moresby and surrounding centers.

It’s important to be aware of the prohibited and restricted items when shipping to Port Moresby. Papua New Guinea is known for its strict border control measures, and heavy fines and penalties, including imprisonment, can be imposed for non-compliance. Items such as objectionable material, weapons, equipment for illegal activities, and certain animal products are prohibited or restricted from being imported into Papua New Guinea.

Additionally, bringing motor vehicles into Rabaul entails various costs, including import duties, GST, broker fees, quarantine clearance fees, port handling fees, car safety inspection fees, and registration fees. It’s crucial to consider these expenses and comply with the necessary documentation requirements.

Please note that shipping regulations and requirements may change over time, so it’s advisable to stay informed and seek up-to-date information before shipping to Port Moresby.

“What if I don’t qualify for concessions”, You will have to pay Duty and GST.

Sydney to Port Moresby: 8-12 Days
Melbourne to Port Moresby: 14-20 Days
Brisbane to Port Moresby: 18-32 Days
Fremantle (Perth) to Port Moresby: 18-32 Days
Hobart/Launceston to Port Moresby: 16-22 Days
Canberra to Port Moresby: 14-22 Days
Townsville to Port Moresby: 14-22 Days
Darwin to Port Moresby: 14-22 Days

Port Moresby International Airport: Jacksons International Airport
Port Moresby Shipping Port: Ports of PNG


20 ft Standard Dry (8’6″ x 8′ x 20′)

20 ft Standard Container Measurements

Weight: 4500lbs
Max Gross Weight: 66,139lbs

Interior Dimensions:

Length: 19′ 5″
Width: 7′ 8-⅛”
Height: 7′ 9-⅝”

Door Opening:

Width: 7’ 8-½”
Height: 7’ 5-¾”

40 ft Standard Dry (8’6″ x 8′ x 40′)

40 ft Standard Container Measurements

Weight: 8500lbs
Max Gross Weight: 66,139lbs

Interior Dimensions:

Length: 39′ ⅜”
Width: 7′ 8-⅛”
Height: 7′ 9-⅝”

Door Opening:

Width: 7’ 8-½”
Height: 7’ 5-¾”

40 ft High Cube (9’6″ x 8′ x 40′)

40 ft High Cube Container Measurements

Weight: 8750 lbs
Max Gross Weight: 68,008lb

Interior Dimensions:

Length: 39′ 4”
Width: 7′ 7”
Height: 8′ 9″

Door Opening:

Width: 7’ 8″‘
Height: 8’ 5”


CargoMaster offers weekly services for break bulk shipping and shipping large items overseas. These types of services vary greatly between shipment , this area of international shipping should be left to only a few true Australian heavy shipping specialists with many years’ experience (like CargoMaster with 35 years transportation experience) Once again, you need to be very careful when choosing a international freight forwarders to handle the shipping of heavy items overseas this is a specialised transportation mode .choosing the wrong freight forwarder could be devastating and cost you heaps of money (there are plenty of stories of freight forwarders failing when it comes to shipping heavy machinery overseas.! The bottom line is Call CargoMaster if you need to ship heavy equipment from Sydney!

Dimensions of 20ft flat rack container

Internal length 5.94 m / 19.5 ft
Internal width 2.35 m / 7.7 ft
Internal height 2.35 m / 7.7 ft
Tare weight 2,360 kg / 5,203.8 lbs
Payload capacity 30,140 kg / 66,458.7 lbs
Cubic capacity 32.7 m³ / 1,154.3 cu ft

Dimensions of 40ft flat rack container

Internal length 12.13 m / 39.8 ft
Internal width 2.40 m / 7.9 ft
Internal height 2.14 m / 7 ft
Tare weight 5,000 kg / 11,025 lbs
Payload capacity 40,000 kg / 88,200 lbs
Cubic capacity 62.2 m³ / 2,195.7 cu ft

At CargoMaster we strive to deliver cost effective sea freight services to business, government and private individuals.

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