Agency & Logistics

The Agency & Logistics department offers any tailor-made comprehensive solution in the field of logistics and maritime services. This full set of services allows us as to offer a “one-stop-shop” solution to our customers, from arrival of the vessel to delivery to the end consumer.

Logistic service/General Forwarding

With our dynamic team of forwarders in Zeebrugge and Antwerp, we offer our logistics expertise at the most competitive conditions. These logistics solutions include sea, barge, road, rail and multimodal transport for various commodities:

  • Rolling stock (RoRo)
  • FCL (Full Container Load) / Door-to-door solutions
  • Special materials (flat rack, reefer, open top, out of gauge equipment)
  • Breakbulk & Heavy Lift (project cargo)

We are fully committed to a total solution from factory to end consumer (including home delivery, extra services such as insurance, waivers, etc.) with a focus on innovation and digitization.

Customs declaration

ICO offers customers a logistic service with added value. Based on our expertise in international handling of goods and thanks to our excellent relationships with the competent customs authorities and our innovative IT applications, we can also perfectly arrange the customs declaration of your goods. Here is what we do for you:

  • Import and export formalities (PLDA, Paperless Customs and Duties)
  • Transit documentation (NCTS, New Computerised Transit System)
  • Warehouse management
  • Extra services:
    • Other quay services
    • Fiscal representation
    • Verification and fumigation
    • Assistance during physical customs inspections

Maritime agency

ICO has been providing agency and related services since the very beginning of our business. You can rely on more than 85 years of experience. Our strong relationship with reputable shipping companies coupled with our team of shipping agents who are available 24/7 guarantee a professional service at competitive conditions.

We offer the following services, among others:

  • Change of staff and repatriation (visa for departure, hotel, airport transfer, etc.)
  • 24/7 service
  • Representation of principals for official institutions (port authorities, customs, etc.)
  • Coordination between shipping agencies, stevedores and agents
  • Reservation of quays
  • Immigration formalities
  • Cargo coordination: reception and release of unloaded goods, loading instructions to load goods



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