St. John Freight Systems Limited

St. John Freight Systems Limited is a multiple services provider in the Logistics & Shipping industry. Established in 1979, the company has its presence in 15 countries with 50 own offices and 1400+ employees working across the globe.


  • 3PL / End-to-End Logistics Services

  • Freight Forwarding (Air & Ocean)

  • Custom Broking (CHA)


  • Feeder Operator

  • Container Freight Station

  • Stevedoring and Terminal Operations

  • Vessel Agency (Feeder / Break Bulk & Bulk)

  • Ship Brokering / Chartering

  • Fumigation

  • Heavy Equipment / Trucking

  • Warehouse Management / Warehousing & Distribution

St.John handles over 500,000+ TEUs per annum and 2500+ metric tonnes of air cargo across the globe. We continuously win awards from various Ports and Industry Chambers. We have also been awarded the CIAE "Service Excellence Award for the Best Sea Freight Forwarder" in India for the year 1999-2000 and "NIRYAT SHREE" Award from Government of India through the Federation of Indian Export Organizations (FIEO) for Excellent Export Performance in the category of 'Business Services' during the year 2002-2003. Our Chairman and Managing Director received the Outstanding Entrepreneurship Award for Asia Pacific for the year 2010.


  • Group Corporate Office: Tuticorin

  • Logistics Head Office: Chennai

  • International Head Office: Singapore

Indian Branch offices (25 branches / 35 offices): Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Coimbatore, Goa, Guntur, Haldia, Hyderabad, Indore, Kakinada, Kandla, Karur, Karwar, Kochi, Kolkata, Krishnapatnam, Madurai, Mangalore, Mumbai, Mundra, New Delhi, Paradip, Pune, Tirupur and Visakhapatnam.

Overseas branch offices: Belgium, Canada, China, Dubai, UK, Hongkong, Ivory Coast, Malaysia, Netherlands, Nigeria, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand and USA. MANAGEMENT PHILOSOPHY & MISSION:

At St. John, we approach service as a "wholesome" operation, an ideal combination of providing comprehensive services with utmost importance to technical and commercial aspects resulting in cost benefit, time-savings and prudent handling of cargo for our esteemed customers. Our Management is flexible & dynamic in its approach, adapting itself to the ever- changing environment within the framework of an Organized Structure.

Our Philosophy is "To Provide Total Logistics Solutions with 'One-Stop' service and Single-Point Contact, across the Globe, aided by Total Commitment and Quality to ensure Total Customer Satisfaction."

In this short span of a little over 30 years, the small steps we first took have transformed into long strides and now St.John is a household name in the Logistics and Shipping business and has carved out a "Niche" for itself.