CGI Logistics will offer a variety of services to facilitate and manage your import experience.

Our competent staff, which is experts in their own fields, will provide you the importer a personalised service incorporating all aspects of your requirements both in INTERNATIONAL FREIGHT FORWARDING and local CUSTOMS CLEARING. We at CGI Logistics believe in a “Your Business is Our Business” approach in striving to bring you the best in service and price, both important elements of a successful and satisfied client.

  • CGI Logistics has formed relationships with some of the leading organisations to ensure that you receive the best service and the best price.
  • All goods imported needs an International Freight Forwarder and a local Customs Clearing Agent and we would like to be your preferred agent…

Within this unit we offer all the main services in Freight Forwarding and Customs Clearing related to your imported or exported goods.


From the date that you have placed an order with your supplier we will manage and facilitate the time of manufacture, collection or delivery to vessel, shipment, insurance, customs clearing and delivery of your goods.


We can provide you the full export offering, from costing to the management of the loading, collection, transport, customs clearing and shipping of your export product.

International Freight Forwarding

Air Freight

If you import cargo by air, we will, with your order details contact your supplier, arrange for the collection of the cargo and arrange the shipping to the Port in Cape Town.

Sea Freight

If you import cargo by sea, we will, with your order details and when the goods are ready, contact your supplier and arrange for the collection of the cargo, movement to their closest port, ship to the Cape Town port.

Post Office

If you have ordered cargo via Cape Mail (Post Office) we would track and trace, Customs clear, collect and deliver these parcels to you.

CGI Logistics will provide "all inclusive" quotations or cost estimates for orders on any of the main import terms ie. Ex Works, FOB, CIF or C & F for all LCL (Loose cargo load) or FCL (Full container load) or Airfreight consignments.

Handling at origin by our preferred worldwide agents.

Customs Clearing:

On arrival and even before, we will start to arrange for the clearance of your cargo via the online customs clearing system (Compuclearing) ie. getting the SAD500 entry submitted and ultimately released.

If Customs should stop the cargo for inspection we will organise the examination with Customs, be personally present, and get the cargo approved and released.

Once we have the release we will collect the cargo from the Port or Shipping Line, Airline or Cape Mail and deliver to your premises or warehouse.