Williams and Goslings Ltd, W&G is a well established company which has grown into one of Fiji’s largest, most respected and dynamic freight forwarding operators using the latest technology and a team of over 300 dedicated staff to drive its service into the future.
Having experienced rapid growth from our services offered within Fiji over recent years, our current drive is to develop these same services & standards into our pacific island region.
We have a strong network of agents and a service monitoring system which enables us to manage our freights from supplier to consignee – offering the world to the Pacific.
Logistics & Supply Chain Professional For Over 75 Years
We are able to access your business needs and provide a solution that will accommodate your shipment in the most effective and safest way possible. Williams & Gosling Limited has the most versatile and modern transport fleet in Fiji and provides a range of heavy and specialised services that reflects the demands of our growing economy. By using our extensive transportation knowledge we are able to plan and execute the most special and heavy project works that need special skills and equipment’s, for example, transporting a 50 tonne transformer from Suva to a hydro power station in the mountains of Viti Levu.
Transportation is an essential part of W&G’s business reaching to every part of its operations. Exports and imports, air freight, sea freight, customs clearance, delivery and warehousing all need transport, but it is the special project work that sets W&G apart.
Our team consists of experienced personal who knowledge the logistics industry and understand the need for speed and accuracy.
Customs Brokerage technical service has been an integral part of our operations for nearly 80 years, handling gateway customs clearance and compliance. This has given the company a unique and detailed understanding of Laws and Regulations, licenses and procedures, concessions and tariffs, valuations, Trade Agreements and other current statutory issues in Fiji – and the region.
It is this experience that has set our licensed Customs agents apart, each has specialist skills in air and sea freight shipment procedures for clearance and export and warehousing documentation.
Our offices are strategically located at the port cities of Suva and Lautoka and on the airport in Nadi. We also have an office at Savusavu located on Fiji’s second largest island, Vanua Levu.
An important part of our customer service is in assisting clients on the documentation required for the import clearance process. Our custom agents also provide advice on trade, tax rates and duty exemptions.
To help speed up the Custom clearance process, WG has a direct computer link to the Customs Department. Our communications links between departments via our EDI computer system are instant and our Customs agents can also confirm warehouse space for storage, organise door-to-door cargo delivery, insurance for export, and other services to help the client achieve a smooth consignment.
WG pioneered airfreight services in Fiji and for the last 40 years we have been providing international bulk and consolidated airfreight export, import and trans-shipment of air cargo for short and long haul routes.
WG has a worldwide network of agents and, combined with our highly experienced staff, our clients can be assured that their shipments will be on time and secure.
The WG airfreight office and bonded warehouse is located at Nadi International Airport, a convenience enjoyed by our clients.
Documentation and clearance formalities are all organised at the airport with WG working closely with Customs and Biosecurity. Fumigation services are available, if required.
WG provides door-to-door pickup and delivery of air cargo and packing as needed. We can even provide air transfer for pets.
Export air cargo is received at our Export Freight Centre where we load unitised cargo and deliver these directly to the ground handling Agent for the carrier. Our staff are trained and certified in Air Cargo Security procedures and exporters need to comply with strict security rules that are explained by us before a consignment is exported. Our trainers visit production facilities to inspect and train the exporters’ staff on procedures and documentation.
Exports of fresh fish, perishables, garments and live animals are professionally handled by our trained staff and our facilities and equipment meet world aviation standards.
Freezer and coolroom facilities with a stand-by power generator and a well secured bonded warehouse are located within our Airport complex. Imports are transferred from the international terminal cargo facility direct on arrival and stored in our bonded warehouse. Once cleared by Customs and Bio-security our clients are notified of their cargo’s availability for pick up, or our secure canopy trucks can deliver goods overnight to Suva and same day to western destinations.