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Welcome to Stellar International, your trusted freight forwarder in New Zealand

With a legacy of excellence and a steadfast commitment to all our clients, we’re proud to be a trusted name in the logistics industry. Our primary objective is to empower your global expansion by delivering reliable, tailored logistics services that address your unique needs.

Reach out to us today to talk through what you’re looking for, or find out more about us below.

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Our NZ Freight Forwarding Services

At Stellar International, we know that the logistics landscape can be intricate and challenging at the best of times, let alone in today’s complicated environment. Therefore, we offer a comprehensive array of freight forwarding solutions aimed at simplifying the complexities for you.

Sea Freight Forwarding

Stellar offer reliable, regular (weekly sailings) to and from all main destinations for both import and export transactions.

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Air Freight Forwarding

We offer scheduled import and export consolidations, and express services. Door to Door services utilising our international network.

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Customs Brokerage

We have an “in house” team of licensed customs brokers. We can provide expert advice on all New Zealand import and export laws and regulations.

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Logistics Distribution Solutions

Since 2008 Stellar International has offered an in-house, fully integrated, electronic and online 3PL warehousing service.

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Need help with importing and exporting?

Our dedicated team ensures the seamless transportation of your cargo across international borders, enabling you to navigate the global market effortlessly. 

If you’re looking for NZ freight forwarding solutions that can be flexible to your needs, we can help. By choosing Stellar as your logistics partner, you’ll benefit from the efficiency and attention to detail of a bespoke, one-on-one service, backed up by the capability you’d expect from a much larger company.

How we support your business

At Stellar International, we don’t just act as your logistics provider—we become a seamless extension of your business. Our collaborative approach involves offering valuable insights, making strategic recommendations, and continuously improving our comprehensive services to ensure that your logistics operations are not only highly efficient but also remarkably cost-effective.

Stellar Core Competencies

The ability to communicate and build trusted long-term working partnerships

Dedication to high-performance

To actually care

Popular import/export countries 

Stellar International proudly services a diverse range of countries worldwide, ensuring that your goods will reach their destination, no matter where that may be. Our extensive global network and expertise in international logistics guarantee reliable and efficient transportation solutions.

Click any of the popular countries below to learn more and enquire today for our global network list. 

We also import / export regularly with:

Argentina  •  Austria  •  Bangladesh  •  Belgium  •  Brazil  •  Bulgaria  •  Cambodia  •  Canada  •  Croatia  •  Czech Republic  •  Denmark  •  Egypt  •  Estonia 
Finland  •  Greece   •  Thailand  •  Hong Kong  •  Hungary  •  Indonesia  •  Ireland  •  Israel  •  Italy  •  Japan  •  Jordan  •  Korea   •  Latvia  •  Lithuania 
Malaysia  •  Mexico  •  Morocco  •  Myanmar  •  Netherlands  •  Norway  •  Philippines  •  Poland  •  Portugal  •  Romania  •  Russia  •  Serbia  •  Singapore  Slovakia  •  South Africa  •  Spain  •  Sri Lanka   •  Sweden  •  Switzerland  •  Taiwan  •  Thailand  •  Turkey  •  United Arab Emirates  • Vietnam

Popular Trade Routes

Explore the most popular trade routes that we operate on. These routes are curated to assist businesses like yours in navigating international markets with precision and confidence. Our two main trade lanes currently are China – Import and Australia – Trans Tasman (both ways – import-export).

Click on a trade route to learn more about freight frequency, timings and regulations. 

Affiliations and accreditations

At Stellar International, we take immense pride in our industry accreditations, which show our unwavering commitment to quality, reliability, and compliance. Our list of certifications and affiliations reassures you that your cargo is always in safe hands.

Industries we serve

No matter your industry or the size of your business, Stellar International can cater to your unique needs. Our diverse clientele includes:

Importers and Exporters

For businesses and individuals engaged in international trade, we offer tailor-made solutions to streamline your import and export processes, ensuring that your goods move seamlessly across borders.

Small to Medium Businesses (SMEs) 

Small and medium-sized businesses often lack their own logistics infrastructure, and we specialise in managing shipping and warehousing requirements for them, offering an efficient, tailored solution every time.


Third-party logistics companies looking to outsource their operations and streamline supply chain processes choose us for our comprehensive, reliable, and technology-integrated solutions.

E-commerce Startups

If you’re an emerging online business in need of comprehensive logistics support for warehousing, packaging, and delivery, you can count on Stellar International to help you scale efficiently.

Contract Logistics

Businesses seeking to outsource logistics operations for long-term contracts. Our collaborative approach means acting as an extension of their business, providing insights, recommendations, and ongoing improvement.

Construction Manufacturers

If you’re engaged in the production of various goods, including dry goods, wine, clothing, etc., you can trust us for your international and domestic logistics needs.

Your perfect partner for shipping and logistics

Ready to expand your business across the world? Contact us today to discuss your specific needs, and how we can tailor our expertise to them. No matter what you want to ship or where you want to ship it to, we can help you manage the process of moving cargo in or out of one of the most isolated shipping destinations in the world with ease.

We’re ready to help your business go places you never thought possible–if you’re looking for a long-term logistics partner with the perfect balance of reliability and flexibility, we’re here to help. 

Begin your journey with Stellar International.

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Customer comments

In my experience, these guys are the best logistics’ provider I have dealt with and I have 30+ years in the business. Personable. Knowledgeable. Responsive to an unbelievable degree. Very very cost effective. From a personal as well as a business perspective, what can be better than no stress logistics’.

Mike Davies – Operations Manager

Great little team, work well together and deliver as a unit. Stellar is the best partner we could have found, we feel important that they care about our business.

Peter Rickerby – NZ General Manager
Gunnerson Ltd

At Stellar they have the service/price balance perfect. Excellent follow up on orders and a very good internet tracking system.

Warren Wills – CEO

Good communication, they genuinely try and do the right thing and improve everything they do. They get things done when you need them and are easy to deal with.

Craig Hyland