PNG service


Swire Shipping’s Papua New Guinea (PNG) service operates three multi-purpose vessels (2 x Miho Class and 1 x Chief Class) from Australia to PNG and the Solomon Islands. This service offers frequency and capacity to meet diversified market needs with cargo receivals in Sydney, Newcastle, Melbourne and Brisbane. Experienced cargo superintendents employed in Brisbane and Lae ensure your cargo is handled smoothly and efficiently.

Service Frequency
• Weekly sailings from Australian East Coast ports to main ports Papua New Guinea
• Fortnightly calls to Honiara and monthly connections to Noro (Solomon Islands)
• Direct monthly calls to Madang with other PNG outports serviced on inducement/feeder

Our primary cargoes include:
• Breakbulk
• Containerised cargoes (dry and refrigerated)
• Project and heavy lift cargo
• Machinery
• Hazardous cargoes

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Contact Us

To find out more about the Papua New Guinea (PNG) Service please contact our trade desks at