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Ethiopian Shipping and Logistics

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last updated on: 27-May-2024

Invitation for Bids (IFB)

  1. Tender No፡- RFQ ESLSE/COR/NEG/PRF/2024/01147 Procurement of Lowbed Trailer transportation service for transporting of Flat Rack container from Djibouti to different Ethiopian Unloading Ports read more

  2. TENDER NO:- RFQ ESLSE/COR/NEG/PRF/2024/01146 transportation of container freight from Endode train station to Kality port and returning empty container to Endode train station read more

  3. Tender No:- RFQ ESLSE/COR/NEG/PRF/2022/01082 Cars carrier transportation service from Djibouti to Ethiopian different unloading destinations read more

  4. Tender No:- RFQ ESLSE/COR/NEG/PRF/2022/01136 (Revised-Invitation) Soil Fertilizer Freight Transportation Service from Lamu and Mombasa port and Moyale to different parts of Ethiopian Soil Fertilizer Freight Unloading Destinations read more


ውድ ደንበኞቻችን ቀደም ሲል የማጓጓዣ ዋጋ ተመን ለመውሰድ በአካል ወደ ድርጅቱ በመቅረብ ከምትወስዱት በተጨማሪ ከስር በተቀመጠው Email አድራሻ በመጠቀም ፕሮፎረማ አያይዛችሁ በመላክ Quotation ማግኘት የምትችሉ መሆኑን ስንገልፅ ከታላቅ አክብሮት ጋር ነው፡፡

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Dear beloved Customers, in addition to approaching the company in person to pick up the shipping rate, it is with great respect that we announce you can also get Quotation through Email by attaching your Proforma to the email address mentioned below.

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Supplier Manual

Here is the ESL Supplier Portal Usage Manual, your comprehensive guide to effectively navigate and utilize the features on Supplier Registration and Procument negotiation/tender responses. View File

Who We Are?

The Ethiopian Shipping and Logistics is a merger of four enterprises which were working independently in the sea transport sector. These were Ethiopian Shipping Lines Share Company, Ethiopian Maritime and Transit Service Enterprise, Dry Port Enterprise; and the former Comet Transport Share Company which was consolidated in to the new company, August, 2016.

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Our Services

We Offer The Following Services

Customs & Port Clearning

Introducing time saving and reliable documentation process, ESL accomplishes, with utmost care, port and customs formalities and enables

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The main focus of the Shipping Sector of ESL is to provide Coastal and International Marine Transport services to and from Djibouti Port.

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MultiModal Delivery

Essentially, this is a door-to-door cargo service with SAD (single administrative document) from the point of origin to the point of destination.

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Are where goods are loaded and unloaded; customs formalities are completed; goods are temporarily stored, stuffed and un-stuffed, made ready for transport, and dispatched to their final destinations.

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ESL has shipping agents all around the world that are responsible for handling shipments and cargo, and the general interests of its customers, at ports and harbors worldwide, on behalf of ESL.

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Unimodal Delivery

Unimodal service ends at port of Djibouti, after which the consignee will choose his/her transitor and/or transporter and enter agreement with to receive cargo in the hinterland of the country.

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What We Can Do for You

ESL provides reliable end to end shipping, transport and logistics services to customers. ESL also provide trainings in it Babogaya Marinetime Academy.


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Our Dry Ports

ESL has 8 dryports which are Modjo, Gelan, Mekelle, Kombolcha, Semera, Diredawa, Kality and Woreta dry Ports. This Port & terminal sector administers 8 ports and terminals, leads and monitors project activities and the development of other dry ports.


The Largest DryPort in the country

Kality Inland

The Second largest dryport in the country


The new dryport being built


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