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Customs Clearing, Shipping & Forwarding Business
Customs сlearing, shipping and forwarding business refers to starting a shipping company or helping other businesses export and import various products as well as organize shipments for private and corporate clients to get goods from manufacturers to the final point of distribution.
This business is only expected to grow in our country because the logistics and freight industry in South Africa has grown from $8 billion in 2010 to $10.5 billion in revenue in 2018 and is only expected to boom.
● Custom clearing service business;
● Shipping and forwarding agency business;
● Freight forwarding process online (offline) course business.
Tools & Equipment
Running a customs clearing, shipping and forwarding company involves both paperwork (computer work, and communication) and shipping. You will have to buy computers, smartphones, office supplies and vans, tracks for transporting.
Another requirement is obtaining a license.