Who We Are
Seaways (K) LTD is a leading freight forwarder and custom broker in Kenya with a dynamic presence across East Africa.
Since 1987, we have provided our customers with flexible, quality and reliable logistic solutions that have set us apart from our competitors. Our motivated customer-focused employees apply their local knowledge and expertise to every operational challenge building strong, personalised relationships with the customers they serve.
What We Do
We offer 25 years of experience and expertise in the following services:
Move your cargo with ease
Streamlined approach to customs clearance
We have developed a streamlined systematic approach to customs clearance that ensures we reduce the risks, errors and costs that come with customs laws and tarrif compliance. Our customs experts are always on stand by to keep you up to date with the latest government regulations and changing compliance laws.
Pack & Ship
Delivering your goods with speed and care
Seaways is committed to delivering your shipments and cargo with speed and care. From Parcels. Air-freight and Sea-Freight to overland deliveries. We offer an all inclusive, multimodal transport solution that would ensure your cargo gets to the final destination in record time and at the best price
Car Importation and Related Logistics
25 years of delivering high quality cars
Industry Customized Logistics
Move your cargo with ease
We deliver your consignment by all possible transport means
Whether by air, sea, road or rail, we will get your consignment wherever you need it to be by all means.
30 Apr 2015
Launch of Gari Moto Portal
Seaways Launches the Gari Moto Portal that helps East African car Importers calculate tax , manage & track clearance & delivery for their cars.
24 Nov 2010
Seaways Helps Set up Mobile Clinic in Kajokei Sudan
Seaways helps ship, clear & deliver pre-fabricated containers used as Mobile Clinics in Kajokeji Sudan
08 Jun 2008
Seaways supplies logistics service to Sudanese Government
Seaways supplies and delivers 40 Landcruiser hardtops to 4 ministries in the Sudanese Government inclusive of the Sudanese Parliament
18 May 2005
Seaways Relocates its head office from the City Centre in Nairobi to Yaya Centre
22 Feb 1996
Shipping & Freight Services Added
Seaways opens up its Shipping & Freight Services. Forming a strategic alliance with Transworld Shipping in UK to open its market and handle shipment of goods from UK.
30 Apr 1995
Mombasa Branch Opened
Seaways Opens up a fully fledged branch in Mombasa at Ambalal Hse Parking tower
13 Apr 1993
Transformation to a Litmited Company
J.Babu & Company changes status from a sole proprietorship to a limited Liability company with the name changing to Seaways (K) LTD
04 Aug 1992
Application of Customs Agents License
J.Babu & Co apply for Customs Agents License which would enable them directly handle the clearance of goods from Mombasa Port. This process took 1 year with the License later being issued in 1993.
20 Feb 1991
Mr. Joshua Babu lands his first huge consignment to ship in 4 reconditioned Nissan Sunny Saloon cars
21 Oct 1987
Mr.Joshua Babu begins his first venture into business while still in college studying Commerce and Accounting . As a student with very limited resources at his dispoisal, sole proprietorship was the easiest and most cost effective form of business to start with. J.Babu & Co was thus founded with the main aim of assisting clients sell their used cars in return for commission.