AW Ship Management would like to announce that the MV Helena departed Walvis Bay on Tuesday 18th September, the vessel is due into Cape Town on Friday 21st September where it will immediately commence cargo operations. As previously advised the delay was due primarily to the unavailability of the Cape Town drydock which was occupied […]
Our Cargo Service
We offer a regular service to St Helena and Ascension Islands from Cape Town and vice versa. The transit time to St Helena is 7 days and Ascension 11 days. There are regular transhipment opportunities for the movement of cargo to and from the UK and European ports to the Island via Cape Town.
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AW Ship Management own and operate the MV Helena which was purchased to provide the St Helena Shipping facility servicing the Islands of St Helena and Ascension. The MV Helena operates from Cape Town, South Africa and provides monthly calls to St Helena and quarterly calls to Ascension per the published schedule. The MV Helena is equipped to accommodate all types of cargo and is able to utilise the new Rupert’s Bay wharf on St Helena. Cargo bookings can be made via AW Ship Management or via their agency network in Cape Town, St Helena and Ascension.
Please find the below BAF and CAF adjustments for all shipments being made on Voyage 10 Voyage 10 CAF – Additional 3.50% applied to container and breakbulk freight BAF – Additional £120 to be added per container and an additional £4.80 per w/m on breakbulk items.