Rhenus in
Southern Africa


Welcome to Rhenus - your South African Logistics Partner with Global Reach

Rhenus Logistics (formerly World Net Logistics) provides dynamic and comprehensive international freight forwarding services, logistics, warehousing and distribution solutions that address the demands of the South African supply chain environment. We are ISO 9001:2015 certified and a Level 2 B-BBEE contributor.

Discover the benefits of partnering with Rhenus and let us help you on your path to success.

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One Brand

As the Rhenus Group, we operate worldwide and are represented in a large number of business fields with our own locations on all continents. This enables us to cover the needs of different industries with our services.

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Customer Centricity

The customer always comes first for us. We see ourselves as your partner with many years of experience and solve challenges together. With us you will find the right contact person for each of your concerns – uncomplicated and fast.

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We live in a digital world that is constantly changing. In Industry 4.0, the Internet of Things provides for a networking of machines and processes. To achieve this, we design logistics to be flexible and dynamic, ecological and economical.

Not sure which solution fits your business needs?

Our experts are always there for you.

Our Services

Whether freight forwarding, customs clearing, warehousing and delivery services, Rhenus is your one-stop shop for your logistics requirements.

Supply Chain Solutions

Full Supply Chain Offering


With our full supply chain services, Rhenus South Africa becomes an extension of your business. Our dedicated team of experts has a holistic view on your logistics requirements and can help to optimise your supply chain.


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    Customised storage options for you


    With a warehouse footprint of over 50,000 square metres in all the major centres in Southern Africa, we can assist you with your storage needs. Whether you are looking for a shared facility, an in-house solution or a dedicated warehousing facility, we give you the benefit of choice.


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      Freight forwarding and transportation


      Whether via air, sea or road, Rhenus South Africa can assist you with your international freight forwarding, cross-border and local transportation needs.


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        Express Solutions

        Rhenus Express - Your trusted courier service


        We specialise in time-sensitive business-to-business deliveries, retail distribution and selected e-commerce business.


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          Recent News

          Corporate NewsRoad Freight

          Rhenus acquires the LOXX Group

          With the planned takeover of the logistics group LOXX from Gelsenkirchen on 1 January, Rhenus intends to strengthen its activities in Germany and Europe, subject to approval by the antitrust authorities. LOXX has a clear commitment to international operations, particularly cross-border general cargo, LTL and FTL business. The owner-managed logistics specialist focuses on the Rhine/Ruhr region in its German business.
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          Corporate NewsOffice Systems

          Rhenus :people! looks after BVG’s customers

          Rhenus :people!, the customer management specialist, won a major new contract in the autumn. The Rhenus firm has been providing support on three hotlines for the Berlin Transport Authority or BVG, Germany’s largest urban transport company, since October.
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          Corporate NewsOffice Systems

          Rhenus acquires Bremer Archiv

          Rhenus Archive Services, the specialist for storing and managing files in high-security archives, took over one of the regional market leaders, Bremer Archiv, on 1 January. Rhenus is planning to extend its archiving business in Bremen and strengthen its regional archiving network through this purchase.
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          NewsSustainability & Green Logistics

          Rhenus receives its own company forest

          As part of a Christmas gift campaign, the Rhenus Group planted 1771 trees in December 2020 together with project partner Treedom. This has saved 140,445 kilograms of CO2 so far - the equivalent of 731 truckloads.
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          Corporate NewsRoad FreightAir FreightOcean FreightCustoms Clearance

          Rhenus Group expands Latin American presence in Mexico

          The Rhenus Group, a leading global logistics service provider, has recently expanded its Air & Ocean Division for the Americas to include Mexico City. The new branch will offer cross border services to facilitate trade between the USA and Mexico.
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          About us

          The Rhenus Group is one of the leading global logistics service providers with an annual turnover of EUR 5.5 billion. Rhenus has business sites at 750 locations worldwide and employs 33,000 people. We offer intelligent solutions along the entire supply chain.
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