Latest News & Reports

'Brace yourself for an increase in compliance audits' (read more)

04 September 2017

SA Revenue Services has published its Annual Performance Plan 2017/2018 ("the Plan") which, from a customs perspective, doesn't contain anything too shocking as according to the Plan, Sars intends increasing both customs and excise compliance and revenue.


PROPOSED INSPECTION FEES FROM DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (read more)

16 January 2017

The Managing Director of the designated assignee, LEAF Services, hereby invite comments
on the proposed inspection fees on Grain and Grain products.


EXPLANATORY MEMORANDUM HS 2017 (read more)

05 December 2016

It should be noted that where a 6-digit subheading is amended to an active subheading with rates of duty or amended from an active subheading with rates to a heading with no rates of duty, the 6-digit subheading will be included in the substitutions.


Project Freight

We have extensive experience in successfully delivering both single delivery and multi-shipment delivery of project cargo, providing innovative solutions to complex logistics using specialist transport and "out-of-the-box" customised responses to these unique challenges.

Our current project logistics clients include:
• Renewable energy contractors
• Engineering firms
• Shop-fitting businesses
• Petro-chemical and construction companies

In short, we assist companies seeking cost effective, secure and timeous transport of equipment and raw materials from international suppliers to destinations throughout the African continent.

As a privately South African-owned and based company with 50 years' experience, we fit the profile to supply services to EPC contractors complying with the required local content.

Our logistics service offering for Renewable Project Cargo (Wind, Solar and Hydro) includes:
• Cargo deliveries - Full Container Loads (FCL), Less than Container Loads (LCL) and Out of Gauge (OoG) consignments
• Marine Insurance (Sea and Airfreight)
• Warehousing - Duty Paid and Bond Storage
• Cargo Collections and Distribution
• Road Freight
• Unpack and Repack Containers
• Crating and Specialised Packaging
• Consignment Sorting and Pre-distribution

Current Project Freight Operations

We are the appointed logistics provider for two Abengoa Projects (KAXU and KHI) in the Northern Cape, including the importation of +/- 6000 containers for as well as heavy-lift Out of Gauge consignments. Both projects entail specific requirements i.e. unpacking and delivery to sites, direct delivery, airfreight, LCL and Out of Gauge consignments, which we manage together with our client.

We work closely with our partners CC Proyectos de Navegación (CCPN) in Spain to ensure that all renewable projects originating from Spain are managed as per the client's specific requirements. Together we offer a "one-stop shop" solution for managing the logistical requirements of special projects.

We are proud of being commissioned to manage the complex process of transporting materials used to build specialised projects throughout Africa. These include projects such as renewable energy solutions, mining, oil and gas, and resorts and hotels.