Customs Clearing and Forwarding | Groupage | Container Operations | Transport & Warehousing

Our Company

Saimex Agencies, a privately owned company, is an establishment originally formed in 1982.

In 1985 the company was aquired by its present directors and a customs clearing and forwarding division was developed shortly afterwards the company expanded into other aspects of shipping and cargo handling including Ships Agencey Support Services, Freight Brokerage, Groupage Operations (NVOCC), Transport and Warehousing.

In 1989, Viking Shipping cc was registered as a Close Corporation in terms of the company's Registration Act, and all interests of Saimex Agencies transferred into the Close Corporation.


Since then the company has further expanded its service base with branch office operations in Johannesburg and Cape Town and further afield with a reliable network of agents and sub-agenta. In 1992 the company was admitted as a member of the Durban Regional Chamber of Business.


In September 1998 the company's Quality Management System was approved by Lloyd's Quality Assurance to the Quality Management System Standards of IS09002 1994. In 2002 Accreditation was granted by South African Revenue Services- Customs & Excise under the new client accreditation system.


Short Term Goals

1.Increase marketing effectiveness - Finding alternate marketing methods to more effectively attract new Clients.

2.Utilise experience and existing methodology to grow market share.

3.Improve overall operational efficiency.

4.Implementing continuous improvement methods through the company.


Long Term Goals

1.Building meaningful business relationships with both, clients and partners within the logistics chain.

2.Expand operations by acquiring new offices and warehousing spaces in strategic areas throughout South Africa in keeping with the company's philosophy.


Our Mission


Saimex Agencies aims to provide world-class shipping and logistics services through efficient, comprehensive and individual personal experiences offered to its clients. This vission is reflected in its developed culture of integrity, commitment and dedication.

Our Vision


Saimex Agencies aims to become an African leader in international logistics and support services to their valued clients, setting strategic goals, and efficient execution of operations whilst adhering to all required legal and safety standards.

Our Values


1.Be committed to providing world-class services

2.Pursue personal growth and encourage further learning.

3.Create a warm, work-friendly environment.

4.Build Honest relationships with employees and clients.

5.Embrace and encourage teamwork.

Core Operational Activities

1.Shipping Agency Support Services

2.Customs Clearing

3.Freight Brokerage

4.Groupage Operations (NVOCC)

5.Logistics (Sea,Road,Rail,Air)


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Contact Details



Tel +27(86) 100 0043

Fax +27(86) 111 1749

Address P.O Box 1603, Durban, 4000



Tel +27(11) 673 2100

Fax +27(11) 679 9209

Address 38 Empire Road, Parktown Johannesburg, 2193



Tel +27(86) 100 0043

Fax +27(86) 111 1749

Address 17 Grove Avenue Claremount, 7708


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