Cable International is a private small to medium sized customs brokering and freight forwarding firm which has been successfully operating since 1956 primarily providing international trade services.
Cable International has become a prominent player in the modern market and is well known to those seeking delivery of a tailored service to seamlessly manage their international trade business requirements.
Realising relationships are the key to successful business, the company prides itself on effective working relationships which are customised for the needs of each individual client.
With a comprehensive knowledge of customs related law and well-informed staff, Cable International can provide effective advice to the legal and financial interests of any international trader at competitive pricing.
The constant development of our reliable international network has extended our reach through the United States, Asia Pacific and European regions placing us in a strong position to manage global trade facilitation.



We offer a tailored comprehensive service to all our clients regardless of the size of the international trader.
All advice and services are provided principally to the legal and financial interest of our clients.

Australian import customs and quarantine clearances

Cable International perform all customs and quarantine clearances within our office.
With up to date knowledge on compliance over a diverse range of commodities we have the ability to fulfil your border clearance requirements on minimum documentation.

Australian export customs and quarantine clearances

Cable International is licensed to export all main stream commodities.
Our firm is licensed by the Department of Agriculture to export regulated cargo and we can provide government issued documentation for Meat, Fish and Dairy Exporters to most parts of the globe.

International sea and air transportation

Being a long standing recognised shipping broker and freight forwarder our relationships with Shipping companies both air and sea continue to strengthen.
Our ongoing consultation with shipping companies enables us to deliver shipping solutions based on your requirements. Our agents are positioned to keep us on the front foot and capture every advantage we can in turn deliver to our clients.

International customs and quarantine clearances via our network

Door to door transport is becoming a common transaction in the modern market.
With a carefully selected network we can rely on, we are able to get cargo cleared through overseas customs administration for those international traders looking to trade on EXW and DDP contractual terms.

Domestic transport and Foreign Domestic transport of airfreight and sea freight

Our contractors can collect cargo from all international cargo ports in Australia. Regardless if its a 1 kg box or over dimensional, over weight cargo we have the ability to move it for you.
Our domestic transport network delivers a seamless service to our clients and offers tailored solutions to client requirements. The network we have developed internationally enables us to deliver multi modal foreign domestic transport no matter where your cargo is located.

Tariff, Valuation and other customs related law technical advice

With the experience of 60 years in operation our advice in technical areas ensures our clients international trading interests are highly regarded.
Whether you are an existing international trader or new to the market and gauging possible ideas we can provide advice ensuring your business is trading with compliance and capturing every advantage to minimise government intervention and paying the lowest legal duty and tax liabilities.



It is our principal desire to deliver a premium service at a competitive price.
Over the last 60 years we have carefully selected and developed relationships with our service providers. All of our relationships within our network are conditional based on the service provider delivering consistently at a high standard.
Our network allows us to arrange transportation via road, rail, sea or air across Asia Pacific, United States and European Regions.
Some of our landside logistics partners on the east coast of Australia have been trading for over 100 years and we are proud to be one of their biggest partners.



Cable International employs a dedicated team of professionals including licensed customs brokers who are also quarantine accredited. Principally, our team operate with integrity, diligence and the client’s interests being the primary outcome. The Directors are involved in the day to day business of the company ensuring clients receive an exceptional level of service. Our long standing team are well informed and skilled across the broader spectrum of international trade.

  • Cable International would like to thank all our clients for their support to date and welcome any new clients into the future