About Manton Air-Sea

Company Profile

For more than 80 years the name Manton has been associated with premium Customs Clearance. Established in Sydney in 1927, the Company was then known as J.G. Manton Pty Ltd and situated above wharf 4, Circular Quay. Naturally over time the business has undergone several reconstructions including the most recent merger with its affiliate, Air-Sea Transport, to form Manton Air-Sea Pty Ltd. Today, Manton Air-Sea boasts three offices along the Eastern Seaboard of Australia, Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. We offer a comprehensive service that includes International Freight Forwarding, Customs Brokerage, Transport, Warehousing and Logistics.

Services provided by Manton Air-Sea include:

  • Customs Clearance (Operating our in-house purpose built computerized entry preparation system)
  • Airfreight and Seafreight International Freight Forwarding
  • Internet based job tracking - (client access)
  • Container cartage and parcel deliveries
  • Customs and tariff consulting (Export duty drawback and customs refunds)
  • Warehouse management system (WMS) for customs warehousing and ex-warehousing of stock (Stock control report accessible by the authorised client)
  • Landed costing - (Computer generated)
  • FCL storage in licensed 17 (b) premises
  • Undercover LCL unpack and storage service
  • Quarantine inspections (Tailgate, LCL, Fumigation & Steam Cleaning)

Mission Statement

To build and sustain business relationships in a highly competitive business environment. We achieve this by striving to be the best relative to our competitors in customer service by providing innovative, customised solutions to all our customers.

Vision Statement

For businesses and people that require Customs Brokerage, International Freight forwarding services that will meet and exceed their requirements. This is achieved by delivering a service that provides both the right information and products through an efficient and effective process.