History

Our people, our offices, real competitive advantages

Commencing operations in 1986, Transtar is one of Australia’s largest privately owned freight forwarders. Supported by its established network throughout the Asia-Pacific region, Transtar is a specialist provider in the corridor between Australia / New Zealand and Singapore, Thailand and China.

Headquartered in Melbourne, Australia (Group HQ), Transtar has a network of 18 offices strategically located throughout Australia, New Zealand, China, Singapore, Thailand and Europe. Transtar’s extensive footprint and sophisticated IT systems allows it to provide a unique service offering whereby Transtar controls and manages the movement of cargo across the entire supply chain whilst providing real time visibility to the customer.

Transtar has a large, diverse customer base and holds several long term relationships with blue chip retail, wholesale, and industrial companies in Australia. Transtar has a total workforce of 200 employees, including 130 in Asia.

Transtar History