Based in the UK, Mercator Cargo offers Air and Ocean Freight Forwarding services to and from South Africa. Whether you are looking to ship a full container load of goods or a few select items, Mercator Cargo will be able to adapt a freight forwarding service tailored to your needs. We currently offer freight forwarding services to and from South African ports such as Cape Town, Durban, and Inland to Johannesburg among others.

The company has a global network of independent freight forwarders in over 82 countries, including South Africa, which allows the company to know and understand all of the local knowledge with regards to customs clearance and have links with highly experienced haulage companies to allow your goods to reach their final destination.

Our customs clearance services include:

  • Customs Clearance
  • Duty and Tax Planning
  • Licences
  • Carnets
  • Temporary Imports

Upon settlement of customs charges (that can be previously calculated) your goods have reached their destination port Mercator Cargo will be able to arrange the continued transport of your goods to their final destination on our road or rail freight forwarder services.

Mercator Cargo uses the most reliable and reputable airlines and shipping companies to transport goods from the UK to South Africa. Due to this we are able to make particular arrangements for particular cargo. For example special measures can be made for:

  • Perishable Goods
  • Special Merchandise
  • Dangerous Cargo
  • Hung Garments
  • Precious Cargo

We offer a fast, reliable, and cost-effective service of freight forwarding to South Africa and ensure that each shipment is tailored to our customer’s needs.

To discuss your personalised plan of freight forwarding to South Africa today call our sales team on 02392 75 65 75.


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    Please note we are unable to handle personal shipments.