All goods entering or departing South Africa need to be cleared by customs – a drawn out and often stressful process that can result in costly delays or stiff penalties if not conducted according to the strict government guidelines.

In our years of experience, we at Belfreight have become an expert authority on navigating the often complex and confusing world of customs clearance. Our comprehensive range of customs related services ensure that your business’ specific needs are met with efficiency and urgency every time.

We combine our logistical and brokerage services to ensure that you are fully customs-compliant and that your goods are delivered on time, every time, without expensive delays or penalties. Our experienced and professional team will gladly take on all aspects of the customs clearing and brokerage process.

Belfreight prides itself on keeping up-to-date with current legislation in order to avoid any delays which may affect our clients’ bottom line, including the recent Customs Control Act (2014), Customs Duty Act (2014), and Customs and Excise Amendment Act (2014).

Belfreight has level 1 status as a Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment (BB-BEE) contributor. With combined experience totalling over 75 years, our professional and friendly team is equipped to make all aspects of freight forwarding fast, efficient and hassle-free. Contact us on and let us advise and assist your business through the often complicated processes surrounding the import and export industry.