Commodity Export Company
Commodity Export Company was founded in South
Africa in 2009 by a group of innovative and experienced
people all with a logistics background, who wanted to put
the human element back into the logistics process.
With branches in West-Coast/Cape Town,
Pretoria/Gauteng and agent representation in Durban
and the rest of the world, we have ensured that we cover
all our clients' national as well as international import and
export bulk and containerised, needs.
Commodity Export Company has various niche services that we offer to our
Our Commodity Trading and Logistics division is an integral part of our
future growth. With dedicated and experienced staff in all provinces, we
ensure peace of mind that delivery of your precious cargo will be on time. We
have successfully moved Chrome ore, Iron ore (magnetite, hematite),
Copper cathodes, A, B and C grade Coal, Coking Coal, Lead,
Manganese ore in bulk as well as containerised for our clients.
We have also successfully executed the location and then sales of
Green fields, where after we assisted the owners to equip the mine for
Commodity Export Company has partnered with long standing experts
within the shipping industry, which allows us to offer the bagging and
packing of their commodities for exports as well. Thus we collect cargo
on bulk at mine/supplier we move such cargo/commodities to our
warehouse for packing purposes where we supply the Bag for the Bagging
Purposes as well. Once the bagging has taken place we containerise cargo
for export purposes.
We have close relationships with mine owners and sellers, government
departments and buyers, which ensures that deals are concluded in an
honest and direct contact manner.
Our containerised division for all your shipments, big or small, imports
or exports, air or sea are well handled by our vast team of experts in
all City centres.
Commodity Export Company has agents' agreements in most countries to
ensure the best personal service all over the world. Our network of
agents is growing constantly to keep in line with the demands of our
In a growing world, we are most excited about our specialised commodity
division and vast African experience and network for all cargo. We have
an integrated network of warehouses, rail and slot facilities available
to us, for the benefit of our clients. We are currently moving cargo
(imports/exports) whether bulk or containerised to and from South
Africa, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Nigeria, Ghana, South West
Africa and on a very large scale to Angola.
Other products such as Fluorspar, Tin Ore, Zinc Ore has also been moved
in smaller bulk shipments down to port of discharge (POD) where it
was containerised for export purposes.
Commodity Export Company has their own specialised branches at
country borders as well as the sea ports and airports to assist your cargo
being cleared smoothly and on time.
commodities plural of
A raw material or primary
agricultural product that
can be bought and sold,
such as copper or coffee.
A useful or valuable thing,
such as water or time.
logistics plural of lo·gis·tics
The detailed coordination
of a complex operation
involving many people,
facilities, or supplies.
The organization of
moving, housing, and
supplying goods and
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“We put the human element back
into the logistics of Commodity Export”