About Us

Bamburi Ship Chandlers K Ltd provides the most comprehensive ship chandling solutions with a wide range of services tailored to your vessel's needs. Having been established in 1975, we are one of the oldest, reliable, customer focused ship chandlers within the region with a well-trained, motivated and accomplished workforce. We believe in providing effective and efficient solutions, focused on our customers’ requirements, understanding the importance of supplying the right item at the right time and at the right price.

Our commitment to quality is strong and un-wavering. We have thus committed to continual improvement through adoption of the ISO 9001:2008 principles to allow us integrate the eight quality management principles seamlessly with our belief, culture and modus operandi.

Bamburi Ship Chandlers K Ltd has evolved to become one of the most dependable, respected and resilient provider of vessel chandling services in East Africa. We are more accessible, keen to understand our customers’ needs and able to exceed every expectation.

Bamburi Ship Chandlers K Ltd also offers clearing and forwarding services for local and transit goods to the neighbouring countries of Uganda, Rwanda, Congo and the South Sudan.

We are currently the sole ship suppliers for all ship owners in Kenya.


To become a regional leader in provision of Ship Chandling and Freight Forwarding Services.


To deliver economic value to our customers by providing innovative, cost effective and satisfactory services and to remain the service provider of choice to all.


  • Quality
  • Reliability
  • Integrity
  • Hard Work
  • Timely
  • Customer Focused

Ship owners in Kenya:

  • Comarco Mauritius
  • Kenya Marine Contractors
  • Specialised Vessel Services

Shipping Agents – Our Clients:

  • Seaforth Shipping K Ltd
  • Sturrock Shipping K Ltd
  • Wilhemsen Shipping K Ltd
  • PIL
  • MSC
  • Evergreen Shipping
  • Seven Seas Shipping K Ltd
  • Sima Marine K Ltd
  • Taunus Shipping SA
  • AVS Global Supply etc..

Our Oil & Gas Clients:

We are very confident with our products and service as we are the main suppliers for all Oil & Gas, seismic vessels in our region.

  • Polar Express AS,
  • Seabird exploration,
  • Tide Water Marine,
  • Transocean,
  • Anadarko,
  • Fugro Marine,
  • Oceaneering Intl. services ltd,
  • Specialised Vessel Services,
  • Swire Pacific Offshore,
  • BG – British Gas,
  • Tanux Shipping AS,
  • BGP Inc. etc.

Why Choose US?

  • We are the leading ship chandler in Kenya with an excellent track record.
  • 24/7 days service
  • Specialized in: Supplying Cruise ships, Navy vessels, Offshore supply Oil & Gas, Camp supply
  • We supply everything a ship needs such as All Export Provisions, Deck, Cabin, Engine room stores, Marine Lubricants, Paints, Safety, Electrical, Hardware, Technical, All Navigation & Admiralty charts etc..
  • Our motto says it all Quality . Reliability . Integrity