Arranging for an air freight shipment from the UK to South Africa is a relatively straight forward process.  In order to arrange air freight directly with the airlines a membership with IATA (International Air Transport Association) is required.  Mercator Cargo is a member of IATA and arranges air freight shipments on a daily basis.

If you are looking for an air freight agent to handle your shipment to South Africa, then look no further.  Mercator Cargo is an independent freight forwarder, with an expert export department, which regular shipments to South Africa.  We have a partner agent based in South Africa, so we are able to offer ‘to-door’ deliveries in South Africa.

We arrange air freight consignments for our customers, the majority comprising commercial shipments of goods for sale.

To get a quote for your air freight shipment to South Africa we will need to know the weight and dimensions of the cargo, and the nature of the goods.

There are daily air freight departures from the UK to Cape Town, Durban and Johannesberg.  Once your goods arrive in South Africa, we can ask our agent in Pretoria to customs clear and deliver the shipment for you.

To discuss our air freight services to South Africa or to get a quote for a shipment, give our export team a call today – Tel. 02392 756 575. Email:


Request a Quote for Air Freight to South Africa

    Please note we are unable to handle personal shipments.