Nisomar (NSM) Shipping was established in early 2017 and has already become one of the leading shipping and logistics companies in Kenya. We have expertise in all major areas of ships agency including liner, bulk, break bulk, tanker agency, oil and gas, cruise vessels and navy.

Our aim is to provide the highest quality maritime and logistics solutions to shipping lines, charterers and traders in the region. The Nisomar (NSM) team comprises a lean team of 16 staff with a combined experience of over 150 years in the Shipping Industry.

We focus our efforts on providing tailor made services to our customers that will not only meet their needs but provide high levels of customer satisfaction. We believe that by being young, small and dynamic we are able to offer personalised services to the extent that we are considered a complete part of our customers' process.

Since inception in April 2017, we are proud to have handled over 180 vessel calls which has included, grain, steel, fertiliser, project cargo’s, tankers, military support vessels, dredgers and bunker callers.  


We offer full vessel agency, covering project cargo carriers, bulk, break bulk, oil tankers, passenger and navy vessels. We are also able to offer competitive fees for arms clearance and storage of weapons.


Successful handling of both navy and passenger vessel calls require unique experience, knowledge of customer requirements and extreme discipline to deliver and support the ship in the most cost-effective way for the principal. NSM has the experience and understands the sensitivities related to tight schedules and cost efficiencies in every aspect of the operation. Our team at Nisomar (NSM) has over 60 years’ experience in handling passenger and navy vessels.


We provide the services of customs clearance, freight forwarding sea/air freight services and inland transportation. We possess thorough knowledge in spare parts movement, project cargo handling and customs clearance and forwarding, heavy-lift and out of gauge expertise, temporary imports and exports, delivery onshore or offshore and warehousing and storage services.

Our core values are professionalism with honesty and integrity, commitment with dignity and passion.

We are committed to providing highest quality services in all aspects of logistics, clearing and forwarding and customs clearance.


We manage all P&I matters from stowaways, cargo damage and loss, marine pollution, casualty claims and more. We represent a number of IG Clubs as their correspondents in Mombasa. Our focus is to always aim to keep costs to a minimum and reduce tensions by actively discussing the claims matter in a constructive manner with all key stakeholders and interested parties at the earliest opportunity.


We use the latest software accounting packages and understand the need for fast, efficient and accurate FDAs being sent to principals.


David Mackay


Joseph Weloba

General Manager


Patrick Mwamisi

Head of Operations


Wilson Nyangala

P&I Correspondent


Margaret Ngaruiya 

Clearing & Forwarding

Key projects handled in the last year

During the last year Nisomar (NSM) has had the honour to be awarded the agency to handle all aspects of the Toyo, Royal Boskalis dredging works for the additional berths at the second container terminal.

In addition to this Nisomar (NSM) was awarded the agency by CCCC the Chinese Group building the new Kipevu Oil Terminal. Other large projects in recent months have included the handling of project cargo vessels discharging very high value wind turbines for various projects in Kenya.

Our aim now and in the future will continue to be to understand the customer’s needs and in turn provide the best and most cost-effective solutions. 

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