Shipping services are arranged from the manufacturer/producer to the customer. A contractor is appointed to collect the cargo from the point of origin and deliver it to a designated port. Freight can be booked on a variety of shipping providers including ships, airplanes, trucks and railroads. An International Freight Forwarder has additional expertise relating to the international movement of cargo, and is crucial to the successful movement thereof.
A Clearing Agent essentially takes care of the customs clearance aspect of an importing business and typically has to be accredited and licensed with SARS to facilitate the passing of various documents through Customs and Excise. Papers like Bills of Entry, Vouchers of Correction and Refunds are speciality documentation that Clearing Agents issue and submit.
Logistics providers offer a variety of supply chain and distribution related practices and techniques in order to improve in-house logistics of their customers. Often warehouse facilities are outsourced and the Freight Agents themselves do not physically touch the cargo. We have a variety of vehicles to enable the Logistics delivery your business requires.