Clearing and forwarding
Customs Clearance As Customs House brokers, we endeavor to keep up to date with the latest customs procedures, tariff classification, inspections and permit requirements allowing us to think global but act local.
Sea Freight Advancements in Non-conventional cargo or container shipments have accelorated globalization and Stacks Africa has been a part in this change since 1949. Over the years, Stacks Africa has aquired an experienced and highly qualified staff force to assist with all your FCL (Full Container Loads), LCL (Less Container Loads), Break-Bulk shipment and RORO shipment imports and exports. Concentrating our efforts in Africa, we have specialised in NORTH-SOUTH-NORTH trade routings. Our central purchasing office in Antwerp enables us to negotiate total volumes and best prices with first class carriers. This is complimented by our local knowledge of clearing and forwarding procedures due to our presence on the continent.
Air Freight Very often, our customers are faced with critical deadlines and need right on-time freight solutions. Whether you require freighting on passenger lines, cargo freighters or chartered aircrafts, we will find the right solution for you. From our fully integrated freight forwarding solutions to the clearance of your cargo, we strive to give your business the advantage.
Multimodal Transport If you are moving goods from Asia to Europe, Africa or America but don’t have the budget for airfreight or the time for seafreight, Stacks Africa will provide you with a SEA&AIR solution, combining the speed of airfreight with the cost efficiency of sea transport. We offer this service thanks to our partnership with SAT, who have, for the past 26 years, specialised exclusively in SEA&AIR services through their Dubai platform.
Shipping Stacks Africa group has been focusing on Africa since 1949 and understands its challenging environment. Our teams have built strong relationships with local port authorities, stevedores and governmental bodies which enables us to offer a professional service focused on proactive thinking, timeously communication and quick turn around of the vessel. We work closely with our in house clearing and forwarding agency, warehousing and transport department and offer cargo fully cleared, transit, transshipments or bonded movements.
Warehousing Whether your business requires a fully managed shared warehouse, dedicated solutions or just space for loading/offloading containers, Stacks Africa will assist you in identifying your needs and implementing the most appropriate service adapted to your supply chain. Our fully integrated Warehouse Management System allows us to manage an inventory of multiple products for multiple customers in multiple warehouses. With a constant focus on quality as well as health and safety, our teams will pick, pack, store and distribute your cargo according to your individual requirements.
Transport and Distribution We offer a complete range of international haulage services ranging from palletised transport for FMCG, boxed trailers for L.C.L, flatbeds with twistlocks for full container loads, lowbeds for RORO and equipment to specialised extendable trailers for heavy-hauls and oversized transports. Our team is comprised of highly experiences transporation professionals who are dedicted to finding the appropriate solution for your needs. Our transport partners are carefully selected based on their financial, operational and organisational performances. In some regions, we operate our own fleet of trucks which are all equipped with global positioning systems for tracking your cargo.