With Unitrans Freight Forwarding & Clearing (UFFC), clients benefit from our careful selection of first class air & sea freight carriers. Our experienced local personnel offer country-specific expertise and will handle your cargo in a flexible, precise and reliable manner.
We subscribe to international and domestic security requirements, stipulated by the authorities of each country in which we do business. The negotiation of annual contracts guarantee that our customers benefit from our collective buying power.
Our forwarding team prides itself on its constant communication with both our overseas partners and our valued customers, sending status reports according to the individual needs of our clients' business.
UFFC offers a global door-to- door service. We cover container ports worldwide, with
planned space allocations and regional inland logistics agreements via our carefully
selected overseas agents. We make use of the world’s best ocean carriers,
guaranteeing our customers a large choice of sailing dates and the best possible
transit times. We strive to offer improved services and commit to pro-active
communication should anything unexpected happen with your shipment. UFFC
offers the full spectrum of import and export ocean freight solutions, namely;
FCL (Full Container Loads)
We offer individual solutions to meet our customer’s individual requirements. We
include the loading and unloading of containers, should this be a requirement, import and export customs clearing and seamless tracking of containers.
LCL (Lesser Container Loads)
In partnership with the most reliable and neutral NVOCCs, we are able to offer
personalised LCL and LCL/FCL services. A weekly pick-up and shipping are offered
throughout all trading countries.
At UFFC we have well established relationships and strong buying power with all
airlines serving South Africa.
We strike the right balance between time-sensitive and price-sensitive cargo. We
provide a single, dedicated point of contact. Our global network of partners are
carefully selected to complement our service excellence.
For air, sea or road exports, our experienced specialist export team will devise the
most cost-effective and efficient way to move your goods.
We will ensure that you have a full understanding of all the required documentation.
At UFFC we take the complexity out of the customs clearing process.
As an accredited Customs Clearing Agent we are able to provide clearances via our
EDI linked on-line computer system. We are able to provide line-by- line costings,
tailor-made to our customer’s needs.
The extensive regulatory knowledge of our team of customs experts means that we
are able to provide advice on an extensive range of services, including but not
limited to the list alongside.