RMT can provide the full service when it comes to your container transporting needs. Offering shipping container transport using our Swinglift or Skeletal trailers for both 20ft and 40ft containers to and from the ports to onsite delivery, uplift of empty container through to devanning, storage and distribution of goods, we can do it all.

You can rely on our experienced and dedicated staff to take care of your cargo. We can unpack your import containers, carry out essential checks and palletise your cargo for on-forwarding transport throughout the North Island.

We even offer a direct distribution to your customers, streamlining your distribution network to save your company time and money, and ensuring an unbroken, well-managed supply chain.

With our storage facilities in Mt Maunganui, Opotiki and Gisborne we are able to give our clients are great network of coverage from the North all the way through to the East Coast.

Short or Long Term

Short or long term options (either in the warehouse, or in the yard) are supported by computerised inventory control and reporting. Stocktaking can be carried out by client request, or weekly if required. All our sites a security patrolled so you can count on Robert Monk Transport for Safe and secure storage of your Dry goods.

Have a Question?

If you require more info about our Shipping Container services, please contact our friendly RMT staff.


Our Mt Maunganui depot is an MPI Approved Transitional Facility (Facility Number 17985) with MPI certified operators and accredited personnel. Here we provide our professional devanning service to you with a fully compliant, thorough and cost-effective alternative to unpacking containers in-house.

We are also AS/NZS ISO 9001:2015 certified and an NZFSA approved Transport Service Operator and Vehicle Docking Facility Operator for the transportation of Animal Products and Animal Material for Export.

Why use RMT?

Our fleet is equipped with GPS tracking so we can track your container at all times, giving you an expected time of arrival and provide you peace of mind

Our qualified drivers are industry professionals, fully conversant and highly experienced with all processes and paperwork to meet customs guidelines for export containers

NZFSA – Transport Service Operator & Vehicle Docking Facility Operator for the transportation of Animal Products and Animal Material for Export with an Official Assurance


Our Opotiki depot is an agent for Graymont Lime and Ballance Agri Nutrients

Need a Quote?

Use our simple online form to request a quote for peace-of-mind Shipping Container transport plus Devanning & Storage services.

Fuel Adjustment Factor

The Fuel Adjustment Factor (FAF) effective from the 1st of June 2024 will be 16.00%.