South Africa and italy

Customer oriented air and sea services

DSV’s dedicated Trade Lane Management teams are active in both Italy and South Africa, supporting your business into and out of both countries. We are the largest freight forwarding company operating this route, offering an extensive range of air freight, sea freight and express services.

Our customers benefit from regular and frequent departures, a large selection of destinations and available loading space. We also offer control tower services and have developed dedicated solutions for key industries and sectors. We offer carefully defined products to meet specific supply chain needs.

Air freight

   Air Economy   Air Classic  Air Priority
 Departures  Regular  5 x per week  Daily
 Transit times  Up to 120 hours  Up to 72 hours  Up to 48 hours
 Freight capacity availability  Reliable  Extensive  Secured
 Planning requirement  Medium-term  Short-term  Last-minute
 Routings  Direct & transshipment  Direct & transshipment  Direct & transshipment
 Tracking  Yes  Yes  Yes

 Sea freight

   Sea Economy   Sea Classic   Sea Priority 
 Plannable (volume forecast customer)  1 x per week  As soon as possible
 Transit times  Cost-optimised  Rapid  Prioritised
 Freight capacity availability  Reliable (volume forecast customer)  Extensive  Secured
 Planning requirement  Medium-term  Short-term  Last-minute
 Routings  Direct & transshipment  Direct & transshipment  Direct & transshipment
 Tracking  Yes  Yes  Yes

 Air freight Service

• Scheduled services
• First flight out services
• Full load airfreight unit
• Consolidations
• Domestic distribution
• Customs clearance and documentation

Sea Freight Service

• Full container load (FCL) services
• Less than container load (LCL) services
• Non-containerised, load / special equipment
• Consolidation handling
• Warehousing
• Domestic distribution
• Customs clearance and documentation
• Combined air- and sea freight services
• Buyer’s Consol (BCN)

Project Shipment

• Over-dimensioned and/or heavy cargo
• Specialized for Renewable Energy Project
• Care and skidding operations
• Air and ship charter
• Cross trade
• Pack and ship

Value–Added Services

• One-stop shopping from pick up to delivery (door-to-door control)
• Single point of contact (Customer Service Team)
• Italy – South Africa specialist


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