Caravel and Seawaves started operation in the year 1994 at Chennai with 4 staffs.

Started Freight forwarding & CHA activities in 1994.

Handled stevedoring for Bengal Tiger GmBH vessels since inception.

Represented as Agents for NVOCC's based at Singapore.

Ventured into trailer transportation with 1 Trailer in 1996 and now has a fleet of trailers.

Caravel Lines now positioned as NVOCC having many Agents representing us in multi-locations.

Caravel group has now 18 branches in India, 6 overseas offices and agents worldwide.

Service Products

  • NVOCC – Container Carrier
  • Freight Forwarding - International Logistics
  • Custom House Agents (CHA)
  • Road Transportation
  • 3 PL Division
  • Latest News

Caravel received the NVOCC OF THE YEAR award at GUJARAT JUNCTION 2012 an international conference, exhibition focusing on infrastructure, shipping, ports and maritime.

Caravel bagged the TOP NVOCC OF THE YEAR award for the 5th time in a row at the prestigious South East CEO Conclave and awards 2012.

Caravel Logistics has once again demonstrated its multifaceted expertise by facilitating the movement of a break-bulk shipment from Shanghai to Nhava Sheva recently. Its freight forwarding division (Mumbai branch) handled the entire logistics from China to the consignee's doorstep in Nashik.

Commencing August 14,2012 Caravel Logistics has launched a new feeder service to the Middle East through Port Pipavav. The service directly connects the west coast ports to Jebel Ali.

Caravel clocks in a decade of successful operations in one of the busiest transport hubs of Asia – Singapore. In an effort to cash in on the growing volumes, Caravel set up its first office outside India in 2002. Starting with a meagre volume of 500 Teus per year, Caravel at Singapore has grown steadily over the years. Today, Caravel Singapore boasts about a volume of around 17,000 Teus per annum.


Caravel Logistics incorporated in 1994 in India by two enterprising young men – Saju Chacko and C.Jayakrishnan – having several years of experience in shipping industry. They felt that prompt, reliable & timely customer service was the need of the hour especially in Logistics industry. Customer expectation is 'on time' delivery at reasonable cost. A moderate start up with only Freight Forwarding, CHA and stevedoring activities, Caravel grew manifold extending its arms in India as well as overseas. Caravel is well known for its ability to provide ONE STOP RELIABLE LOGISTICS SOLUTION combining Container Carrier, trucking, freight forwarding, vessel ownership & service, domestic logistics and 3 PL.


Caravel will be India's renowned integrated and preferred logistics organization, with high competitiveness providing world class end to end logistics solutions to customer needs.


Caravel shall endure to provide one stop logistics services and become informative to customers on cargo tracking as per the needs using appropriate technology solutions.