About Sadikally Esoofally & Co.

About Us

Sadikally Esoofally & Co., established in 1938, as one of the selected few to be licensed as Custom House Agents by the Indian Customs, is today one of the leading service providers for Import and Export trade by Sea and Air in Mumbai. The Company offers its clients a single point total logistics solutions and tailor made packages with a special focus on services which includes packing, door to door movement, warehousing, Insurance, refunds, claims, liaisons with D.G.F.T. etc. besides Customs Clearance. Our division SECO Logistics and Shipping Services specialises in Automobile Logistics and have an experience of shipping Vehicles and Special Equipment throughout the world. We have over the last decade shipped hundreds of Automobiles such as Motor Cars, Campervans, Campers, Motorhomes, Bus, Trucks, Motorcycles etc.

Mr. Jaffer Merchant, a double graduate from Mumbai University with a BSC in Chemistry and Micro Biology, who is second generation of the family into this business, heads the organization. He has been in this field since 1970. He has passed his Rule-9 Certification from Indian Customs as early as 1974 and his rich experience and expertise in the field of clearing, forwarding and shipping is a big asset for the company. We have, over a period of time, diversified into various allied sectors of shipping services and established a strong base of 100 plus clients throughout the country – a result of our dedicated and personalized customer service. Our clientele includes MNCs, Domestic companies in small, medium and large sectors and entrepreneurs.

We offer quality service with unmatched efficiency. You are assured to be interacting with a team of well qualified and highly experienced professionals in the field of Customs, Port, Airport, Shipping etc., while dealing with us. Our personnel are well cognizant with the challenging needs and changing demands of today's businesses. They deal with your day to day problems and formalities involved in the respect of clearance and Shipment of Import and Export Cargo. To us efficiency means timely and quality service, which is the key to customer satisfaction.

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  • Company Profile

    SECO - is an International Logistics, Freight Forwarding, Consolidation and Custom Clearance Company having strong presence in this field for over Seventy Five years.

    We are specialized in most of the commercial imports and exports covering all major products like Clear Float Glass, Machinery, Industrial Valves, Chemicals, Scientific Instruments, Hand tools, Grinding Wheels, Threading Taps, Drill Chucks, Drill Bits, Measuring Instruments, Furniture's, Gypsum Powder, Artwork, Exhibition Cargo, etc.

    We also handle Diplomat Cargo Clearance, Personal Effect Cargo, Unaccompanied Baggage, Baggage Import and Export Cargo, Relocation Services, Shipping Of Motor Vehicles, Cars, Trucks, Motorcycles, Camper, Motorhome etc from and to India from various destinations in Gulf, Far East, Europe, South Africa, etc few to name and popular with overlanders will be as Dubai, Bandar Abbas, Felixstowe, Tilbury, Hamburg, Le Havre, Livorno, Rotterdam, Durban, Triesta, Kopar, Genoa, Antwepen Etc.

    Our agents network in Jebel Ali - Dubai, Bandar Abbas - Iran, Port Klang - Malaysia, Hamburg - Germany, Felixstowe - UK, Durban - South Africa are efficient and aware of Carnet Related Customs Clearance formalities.

    SECO - meant for process of planning, implementing and controlling the efficient and effective flow of goods, services and related information from point of origin to point of consumption. In another words it is one stop Solutions for all kinds of Logistic needs.


  • Quality Policy
    Our quality policy is as simple as it can get, we offer you good rates, better service and best turnaround times. We believe that our business begins with you. We have earned our trust and reputation by the happy clients we had in the past and our expertise in this field of Automobile Logistics is unmatched in the industry.

    Our Objective is your Smiles !!

  • Why Us?

    One Stop Station

    With a firm belief that the future of international freight lies in providing a fully integrated one-stop, door to door import/ export freight service we provide every requirement in-house. This includes international documentation procedures, insurance, customs broking for both inbound and outbound sea and air cargo, custom valuation advice, under bond and free storing warehousing; together with local pickup and delivery.

    Our Wide Range of Services Includes

    • Port to Port
    • Airport to Airport
    • Door to Door
    • Containerized ( FCL/ LCL ) consolidations
    • NVOCC- Multimodal transportation of containerized cargo
    • Inland haulage and trucking
    • Projects- Handling and transportation of over dimensional cargo
    • Special Handling ( Temperature controlled, restricted and hazardous goods, perishable goods ).
    • Expedite your shipment with a sea-air service combination when ocean service alone won't meet your transit requirement.
    • Custom clearance, paperwork management, including bulls of lading and invoicing- service provided by dedicated professionals with sound knowledge of Indian customs act.
    • Cargo Insurance option for additional peace of mind
    • Palletisation
    • Fumigation
    • Claim handling- once the shipment is handed to the carrier our services do not end there in case of any claims we guide the customer through the entire process.