What We Do

African Bunkering and Shipping is one of the only registered bunkering companies in South Africa able to deliver bunker fuels via road tanker.

We operate within the Durban, Cape Town, Richards Bay, Port Elizabeth, Coega and Saldanha Bay. Truck and pipeline supply is available in Port Elizabeth.

We have dedicated road tankers that deliver bunkers to our vessels, which are fully licensed to operate within the ports. This allows us to ensure timeous, professional and reliable service.


We have launched our own brand of lubricants; ABS Lubricants.  Our product range spans every industry from automotive and mining to marine and farming.  See our products offered page for more details.


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De-Bunkering, Ship Sludge, Slop Removal and Washing Water

Africa Bunkering and Shipping is able to offer the removal of contaminated fuels. Ship slop, Sludge removal and de-bunkering. We procure contaminated fuel from tanker ships calling the port, from petroleum and diesel manufacturers, and ensure that it is utilized in the correct manner invariably in burner or heating fuels.

We deliver both Duty Free and Duty Paid bunkers. This allows us to ensure timeous, professional and reliable service.

Fuel is collected directly from the oil Majors – Engen, BP, Shell and Sasol.

We are members of IBIA, SAOGA & IWMSA.

ABS comply with all environmental regulations set out by MARPOL and other regulatory boards within the ports.

We have Implemented internal quality management systems. Being an independent company gives us the flexibility to tailor our services to our client’s needs

Fully trained and equipped staff that are contactable at all times to ensure our clients demands are met timeously.

Our knowledge in the industry allows us to offer our clients helpful guidance and advice.

We hold bunker licenses from Transnet in all ports.

We hold a petroleum wholesale license from the department of Energy.

We are committed to maintaining excellent relationships with all our clients.

ABS has a commitment to professionalism, integrity, reliability and diligence.

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