Lagoon Holdings has presence across ports and customs points in Uganda, East Africa and has developed an enviable, tried and tested, network of freight and customs agents across major trading or shipping cities. This underpins our ability to get your product to the right place, at the right time, and at the right cost.
Kampala is the largest city and capital of Uganda. Kampala is an export trade gateway to Rwanda, South Sudan and DR Congo from Uganda’s export industries especially construction and cash crops.
Busia is located in eastern Uganda and is the busiest border crossing between Uganda and Kenya. It is a major cargo transit point.
The border town of Malaba is the second busiest crossing point between Uganda and Kenya, along their common border.
Entebbe is the largest Airport in Uganda and among the leading in East Africa in cargo handling.
The town of Mutukula is a border town between Uganda and Tanzania. Mutukula is an important border post and major crossing point, for commercial traffic from the Dar es Salaam port to Uganda.
The town of Bunagana is a border town between Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Bunagana is a major crossing point, for both human and commercial traffic.
Mpondwe is a busy border town in Western Uganda at its border with the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The town is the busiest border crossing between Uganda and DRC, based on volume of exports and imports.
Katuna is a major entrance point to Rwanda and handles most of Rwanda’s imports and exports as most goods from the coast to Rwanda pass through Uganda.
Elegu is the border post connecting Uganda to South Sudan. This location lies approximately 190 kilometres (120 mi), by road, southeast of Juba, the capital of South Sudan and the largest city in that country.
- MOMBASA (KENYA)
The Port of Mombasa is a gateway to East and Central Africa. In addition to serving Kenya, the port serves countries in inland Africa like Uganda, Tanzania, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Southern Sudan, Rwanda, Sudan, Ethiopia, and Somalia. The Port of Mombasa has a wide variety of shipping services that travel to important destinations worldwide, including Western Europe, Asia, the Americas, the Far East, and of course the rest of Africa.
- DAR-ES-SALAAM (TANZANIA)
The Port of Dar es Salaam is Tanzania’s major port, centre for industry, largest city, and seat of government. It also serves the neighboring and completely landlocked countries of Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Zambia, Malawi and the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
- GUANGZHOU (CHINA)
The Port of Guangzhou is South China’s biggest comprehensive hub port. The Port of Guangzhou (formerly Canton) is located on the Pearl River about 125 kilometers northwest of Hong Kong in the People’s Republic of China. It is a major seaport and South China’s most comprehensive port.
- SHENZHEN (CHINA)
Being southern mainland China’s major financial centre, Shenzhen is home to the Shenzhen Stock Exchange as well as the headquarters of numerous high-tech companies. Shenzhen is also one of the busiest container ports in China.
- DUBAI (UAE)
Today, Dubai City has emerged as a global city and a business hub. Although Dubai’s economy was built on the oil industry, the emirate city has excelled as a major transit point of cargo.
A major economic power, Japan has the world’s third-largest economy by nominal GDP and fourth-largest economy by purchasing power parity. It is also the world’s fourth-largest exporter and fourth-largest importer.
The UK is a developed country and has the world’s seventh-largest economy by nominal GDP and eighth-largest economy by purchasing power parity. It was the world’s first industrialised country and a leading exporter of cargo through its economy ‘command centre’ of the world-London.
The United States is the largest importer of goods and third largest exporter. The United States has a capitalist mixed economy, which is fueled by abundant natural resources, a well-developed infrastructure, and high productivity.