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South African Freight Forwarders

Freight Forwarding

We specialise in sea, air, and road freight forwarding services and facilitating imports and exports to and from South Africa.

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Freight Forwarding Agents

Experienced Freight Forwarders in Durban, South Africa

We are an established provider of customs clearance and freight forwarding services in Durban and all across South Africa. We offer sea freight, air freight and road freight solutions for customers who are importing and exporting to and from South Africa. We also offer comprehensive road freight services for movement of freight within South Africa and across borders into regions of the African continent. Our dedicated team prioritizes the secure movement and storage of your cargo during the import and export journey of your goods.


As Customs Clearing Agents and Freight Forwarders, we have established relationships with a wide range of partners including carriers, ground handlers, warehouse operators, customs brokers, and financial services providers. This extensive network allows us to offer end-to-end services, ensuring smooth transportation from start to finish. 

Freight Forwarding Agents

Cargo Freight Forwarders in Durban, South Africa

At New Horizon Freight Solutions, we're not just your average cargo forwarder. Our team is passionate about exceeding expectations and has decades of experience handling diverse cargo. With a wide network of carriers, we offer competitive prices and flexible shipping routes to optimize your supply chain.


We strive to be your trusted South African freight forwarder. We navigate logistics complexities with flexibility, using various transportation modes to deliver personalized solutions and cost-effective shipping strategies.



Our customers benefit from the advice and solutions of our senior management, prompt service, and competitive rates. We work closely with you to develop personalized shipping strategies that are both efficient and cost-effective.

What We Do

Our Specialized Freight Forwarding Services

There are many diverse needs of importers and exporters and all businesses are different. That's why a one size fits all approach isn't the way we handle business. We offer a comprehensive suite of freight services to accommodate any transportation requirement:

Sea Freight

Cost-effective for large and small volumes, our sea freight forwarding services ensure reliable and secure movement of your cargo. We handle all aspects of ocean logistics, including customs clearance, containerization, and port operations. We serve diverse industries and handle a wide range of freight types, inspiring confidence for both your import and export needs.

Air Freight 

When speed is critical, our air freight forwarding services offer the fastest and most efficient transportation option. We are IATA Accredited Agents and work closely with reputable airlines to prioritize handling and expedite delivery of your cargo. We manage all necessary documentation and customs clearance, allowing you to focus on your core business activities.

Road Freight

We offer flexible and cost-effective road freight forwarding solutions across South Africa and cross border transportion into Africa. Our road freight services offer secure and reliable cargo movement by road based on your specific needs and budget. Whether moving goods across provinces or neighbouring countries, our road freight services ensure a seamless and efficient experience.


Freight Forwarding Agents

Import and Export Freight Forwarding Agents in South Africa

Sea Freight Forwarding Services:

  • Full Container Load (FCL) -  Cost-effective for large shipments, where you have exclusive use of a container.

  • Less Than Container Load (LCL) - Ideal for smaller shipments, consolidated with other cargo for cost savings.

  • Break Bulk Cargo - Handling oversized or oddly shaped cargo that doesn't fit in a standard container.

  • Roll-on/Roll-off (RoRo) - Efficient for wheeled cargo like vehicles and trailers.

  • Customs Clearance - Expert navigation of import and export regulations to expedite your shipment.

  • Cargo Insurance - Protection against loss or damage during sea transport.

  • Inland Transportation - Connecting your cargo from origin to final destination, including pick-up and delivery.

  • Documentation Management - Handling all necessary paperwork for seamless customs clearance.

Air Freight Services:

  • Express Air Freight - Fast and reliable delivery for urgent shipments, ideal for perishables or high-value goods.

  • Scheduled Air Freight - Cost-effective option for time-sensitive cargo on established routes.

  • Charter Services - Customized air charters for oversized or high-security cargo.

  • Customs Clearance - Streamlined customs processing to minimize delays at airports.

  • Cargo Insurance - Tailored insurance options to protect against risks during air transport.

  • Door-to-Door Delivery - Seamless service from origin pick-up to final destination delivery.

Road Freight Services:

  • Full Truckload (FTL) - Dedicated truck for your exclusive use, ideal for large or bulk shipments.

  • Less Than Truckload (LTL) - Cost-effective option for smaller shipments, consolidated with other cargo on the same truck.

  • Abnormal Load Transport - Movement of oversized cargo within South Africa or cross border into Africa

  • Temperature-Controlled Transport - Specialized vehicles designed for perishable goods.

  • Oversized Load Permits - Securing permits and handling logistics for oversized cargo transport.

  • Door-to-Door Delivery - Convenient pick-up and delivery at origin and destination locations.

  • Real-time updates - Get frequent updates on your freight journey

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Freight Forwarding Agents

Why Use a Freight Forwarder?

It's particularly advantageous for businesses engaged in international trade, where navigating complex logistics and regulatory frameworks can pose significant challenges.


Freight forwarders handle a multitude of tasks, including negotiating freight rates, booking cargo space, arranging for transportation, managing documentation such as invoices and customs forms, and tracking shipments in transit.

Businesses often turn to freight forwarders like us to capitalize on the efficiency, reliability, and scalability they offer. Freight forwarders leverage their expertise to optimize shipping routes, minimize transit times, and ensure cost-effectiveness for their clients.


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