Mackenzie Maritime traces its origin to one of the pioneer British companies in East Africa, namely Smith Mackenzie & Company.
1872: The Company was established, operated as a general merchant as well as agents of the British Indian Steamship Company.
1951: Smith, Mackenzie & Co expanded their operations to be the agents for Peninsular & the Oriental Steam and Navigation Company.
1955: Smith Mackenzie relocated to Kenya and operated as Mackenzie (K) Ltd. Mackenzie was Concentrating mainly in ship agency as well as stevedoring through a subsidiary company.
1970: Mackenzie Maritime was established and was dedicated to mainly operating as shipping and clearing agent providing transport and warehousing services as well.
2007: The name was changed to Mackenzie Maritime E.A. Limited, offering complete logistics solutions.
In 2007, Mackenzie Maritime was acquired by MJ Group of Companies, One of the largest owners & operators of bulk commodities handling terminals in East Africa with stakes in Grains, LPG, Dry Bulk products and Bulk Liquids. The Group is driven by the Vision of ‘Being the leading African Port Service Provider of Repute in the International Arena’.
Mackenzie Maritime E.A Limited offers multi-modal logistics solutions including, Sea & Air transportation, Road transportation, Rail transportation, Clearing and Forwarding, Project Cargo handling, Heavy lift handling and transport, Oil and Gas industry support, Warehousing, Marine services, Lifting gears and Lifting equipment inspection and certification.
To be the First-choice supply chain solutions provider in the East African Region and beyond.
To provide effective and competitive logistics solutions using global standards to exceed customers’ expectations.
In pursuit of the above vision and mission, Mackenzie Maritime (EA) Limited is guided by the following core Values which affirms our commitment to best practices towards our clients, partners and community.
We place our customers at the heart of everything we do. Customer satisfaction is a key driver for our business.
At MMEAL we believe the future is in our people. With ateam of dynamic people, we can offer a wealth of experience in all logistics solutions.