Expo Freight

Expo Freight (EFL) is a leading freight forwarder in the region and has established itself as a premier provider of services for the fashion industry. As one of the largest freight forwarders in the Asian sub-continent and the sub-Saharan region of Africa, providing integrated, supply chain management of logistics services, our business operations and state-of-the-art facilities are run by a professional and skilled workforce who are dedicated and experienced, ensuring that we are able to meet the needs of our global customers.

Expolanka operates out of offices in 45 cities in 17 countries in Africa, the Middle East, Asia and the USA. As a forwarder, we enjoy the top most slot in the apparel export service category in almost all origins in which we operate. This is coupled with perishables such as tuna, fresh produce, rubber and tea. Our primary imports are fabric and garments accessories, telecom equipment, medical equipment, project cargo, machinery and medicine.

Expo Freight has a strong presence in all the South Asian countries, extending to South East Asia and the Middle East, Africa and the USA, providing logistics services to the top commercial capitals in the region.

Sri Lanka
Hong Kong


South Africa

Our airfreight service has many specialised solutions. Whether your cargo needs rapid shipping, precise temperature regulation, or requires special handling, we have the right product for you.

We cover the entire realm of ocean products. In addition to standard products like FCL and LCL, we offer Buyers Consolidation, MCC - Multi Country Consolidation & Transshipment.

Sea Air Services
In our continuous effort to bring in efficiencies, we are looking at ways to exceed the industry standards and increase the speed of customer service. EFL Sea-Air enables you to reach any destination in less than 20 days helping you overcome delays in production and manage just-in-time inventories.

Customs Clearance
In dealing with customs, EFL regularly undertakes the responsibility for numerous processes like cargo-handling, customs documents appraisement, tackling regulations related to customs procedures for inbound and outbound shipments, supervision of GOH and factory stuffing. EFL's team of highly trained professionals is completely abreast with customs regulations and schedules. Our years of experience ensure that we are up-to-speed on every amendment, every change and every development in the law of the land and in its administrative regulations.

Warehousing & Transportation
With the growing need of cost effective and reliable solutions for warehousing, EFL manages and maintains over 40 warehouses across the globe. From solutions for retail to specialized cargo storage, we have established best practices to manage your inventories and ensure timely deliveries at all locations.

Project Services
EFL provides innovative solutions and creative routing options to deliver your cargo to all regions of the world, including emerging markets without the infrastructure necessary to handle the enormous weight and volume of project cargoes. As a specialist handler of project cargoes, our dedicated and experienced international teams are ready to tackle the challenges that are unique to your specialized project logistics requirements.

With in-depth knowledge and experience, our experts provide global and on-site management for the most complex, stringent and time-sensitive cargo movements.

Contract Logistics
We combine the skills and experience of our operations managers and supply chain designers, to design, implement and operate logistics solutions that improve availability while reducing inventory. We use world-class processes and systems that give you more control of your supply chain.

Our operations excellence approach means implementation is quicker and less risky. Your operations are more efficient, flexible and consistent; and you get the right metrics for better management.

Expolanka International, now known as Expo Freight (EFL), have received numerous awards in recognition of their outstanding services for their global customers:

Since its inception, Expolanka Freight (now Expo Freight) has won many awards across the globe both for its strong service and customer oriented approach. The company was adjudged by IATA as 'Top Agent' in Sri Lanka over 10 years consecutively; in Bangladesh as 'Top Agent' for 3 consecutive years and ranked third in India. Other significant achievements are:

  • 'Best Global On-Time Performer' and the 'Best Global On-Time Performance Award' from Limited Brand Logistics Services     for the past 7 years consecutively.
  • 'Silver Award' in the 'Extra- Large Services' Category in 2012 and 'Bronze' in 2011 with many awards in the preceding     years at the National Chamber of Exporters (NCE) awards.
  • Winner of Silver Award in B-B category and Bronze Award for CSR Brand of the year at SLIM Brand Excellence Awards     2012.
  • Award for Excellence in Logistics at the World Brand Congress, Mumbai.
  • Gold Award in the category for 'Logistics & Transport' at the esteemed National Business Excellence Awards 2012,     organized by the National Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka.

Over the years Expolanka Freight has won numerous awards - ample testimony to our commitment to deliver high quality and innovative services to our customers.

Top Cargo Agent Awards


  • Lufthansa Gold Award
  • Air France
  • Alitalia
  • All Nippon Airlines
  • American Airlines
  • Biman
  • British Airways
  • Cargolux
  • Cathay Pacific
  • City Bird
  • Emirates
  • Etihad Airways
  • Federal Express
  • Gulf Air
  • Japan Airlines
  • KLM Cargo
  • Korean Airlines
  • Kuwait Airways
  • Lufthansa
  • LTU
  • Malaysian Airlines
  • Nippon Cargo Airlines
  • NorthWest Airlines
  • Oman Air
  • Pakistan International Airlines
  • Qatar Airways
  • Royal Jordanian
  • Saudi Arabian Airlines
  • Singapore Airlines
  • SriLankan Airlines
  • Swiss Cargo
  • Turkish Airlines
  • Thai Airways
  • Uzbekistan Airways
  • Virgin Atlantic
  • Sea Freight Exports
  • APL Gold Award
  • Safmarine

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  • India, Dubai, Mauritius and Madagascar
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  • India and Pakistan
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  • Mauritius and Madagascar
  • Sri Lanka, Dubai and Bangladesh
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  • Sri Lanka, Dubai and Pakistan
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  • Bangladesh
  • Bangladesh and Sri Lanka
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  • Sri Lanka and Bangladesh
  • Sri Lanka and Bangladesh
  • Sri Lanka, India and Bangladesh
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  • Madagascar