Swift Logistics - Specialized Transportation Services


Swift Logistics is the holding company of a dynamic organisation with more than 100 years experience in South Africa's freight and shipping movement and related industries, providing total logistics solutions for clients.

Through our head office in Cape Town and regional offices in Durban, Johannesburg (South Africa) and Walvis Bay (Namibia), Trade Ocean is ideally positioned to provide world class shipping and freight services. In addition, we also provide unique cross border freight shipping solutions for cargoes moving into and between neighbouring countries in Southern and Central Africa

  • Providing high quality transportation services to all of our clients
  • Invest in our employees to provide better service and company growth
  • Worry about enviroment according to latest industry standards
  • Safety as top priority in assuring safe work procedures
  • Investing in technology to provide fast, acurate and cost-effective service
  • Living up to highest industry standards

Unlike many other shipping and freight agents, Trade Ocean?s operational team of staff is fluent in more than ten international languages, enabling them to add strategic value to the services supplied..

The purchase of Island View Shipping in 1999 gave the group a major dry bulk business, adding a significant new facet to the Group?s shipping services ? Capesize and Panamax vessels were now on charter to compliment traditional business in the Handy size market. IVS is currently South Africa?s most prominent bulk ship owner and operator, and continues to take delivery of ships contracted in the past at favourable rates.



Welcome, we are Swift Logistics, experienced logistics company operating in over 150 countries across the world.

Our Vision is to achieve ?blue chip? status as a transportation group through sustained earnings growth from separately listed international shipping operation and South African based Trading, Freight and Financial Services businesses..

WHY CHOOSE Swift Logistics

  • Fast Worldwide delivery

    We are quick and efficient. We have experience that enables us to deliver fasdt and reliably.

  • End-to-end solution available

    Relaible End-to-end solutions.

  • Safety & Compliance

    We adhere to all safety measures and regulations. That is why we are the best.


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