ENSURE SAFE AND
SECURE SHIPPING OF YOUR
GOODS WITH SAIMEX AGENCIES

SHIPPING AGENCY SUPPORT SERVICES

This includes customs clearing and delivery of ships’ spares and supplies from air freight services to the ship’s bay as well as clearing and transport of empty containers. Support services to ship agents include airfreight and ship to ship clearances of ship spares. In bond cargo clearances, container logistics including tracking of full and empty containers used in linear trade. Container leasing and sales of redundant stock.

CUSTOMS CLEARING

This includes the declaration of imported/exported goods using the relevant customs tariff codes for payment of duties, VAT and statistical services. This service is accomplished through an automated Customs approved software.

FREIGHT BROKERAGE

This service includes the booking of freight using sea, air, road and/or rail with the aid of our global agents to ensure prompt, impeccable delivery to our customers. This forms the core of our services offered and the company strives to maintain its technical approach by continually updating its resources and making use of the most advanced technical methods for cargo management.

GROUPAGE OPERATIONS

This service includes stuffing and de-stuffing consolidated cargo shipped on a ‘shared basis’ from port of loading to the desired destination. International forwarding and groupage container service is managed through active participation of a network of agencies throughout Southern Africa and globally. This includes agents in the United Kingdom, Europe, North and South America, Middle East, Indian sub continent and the far East.

LOGISTICS

The movement of customer goods through the required mode of transport.

WAREHOUSING

This includes two types of cargo storage: bonded (Cargo stored where duty must still be paid) and Free store (Cargo that has already been cleared by customs) packing of regular export cargo and groupage containers to and from destinations in Africa and worldwide. Unpack and distribution of import groupgae and FCL containers for local and over boarder destinations.