Our service offering does not stop with the transport of goods. Rhenus South Africa offers a variety of value-added services that can be customised for your business needs.


Overview of our additional services

Road Freight Handling

Rhenus operates warehouses in all major centres in South Africa with free and bonded, racked as well as bulk space. We can assist with any handling requirements, have unpack facilities and store your goods either short-term or long term.

Our value-added services include picking and packing, sorting, palletising, labelling as well as re-works on your cargo, depending on your specific needs.


We follow the latest legislative and regulatory developments by the South African Revenue Service (SARS) as an accredited customs broker. With over 100 years of combined experience, our in-house customs team facilitates the most efficient clearing process. We offer:

  • Pre-clearance
  • Assistance with tariff determinations and tariffing
  • Value determinations
  • SARS rebates and accreditations
  • Assistance with customs stops, detains and inspections


We specialise in assessing the risks along your supply chain as well as implementing measures to keep your cargo safe. In South Africa, the secure transportation of goods is paramount and Rhenus is best equipped to assist you.

With many years of experience in transporting high-value and vulnerable cargo, Rhenus South Africa developed an in-house expert team that plans and organises armed escorts for your shipments. Supported by GPS tracking and on-board cameras, our 24/7 manned control room has full visibility on your cargo at any time.


Together with our broker, Rhenus offers you comprehensive transport insurance to safeguard your business and cargo from the risks of theft, loss or damages.

Local Delivery

Our door-to-door approach ensures that you get a full logistics solution when working with Rhenus. We can ship your cargo directly to a distribution centre or your warehouse. With Rhenus Express we even complete deliveries to chain stores and residential areas.

Our delivery solutions are available at any time, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Whether weekends or after hours, we customise our delivery times and place to your specific business requirements.

Full Visibility

Our system can be EDI integrated and embedded in all your operational processes, giving you full visibility of your supply chain.

Our fleet is equipped with GPS tracking and monitored 24/7. Additional to direct communication with the driver, most vehicles also have video surveillance for additional transparency.

Our solutions are all tailored around your business requirements, also the dashboards and reporting.

For continuous improvements, it is of utmost importance that you can assess your supply chain at any time. We customise our automated reporting as well as your dashboards for your supercity needs e.g. process mapping, KPI dashboards as well as key milestones.