Our clients are assured of:

  • Prompt & trouble free customs clearance;
  • Personal contact with professional staff;
  • Shipment status reports;
  • Immediate investigation & constructive action in case of discrepant, damaged or short landed cargo & claims; and
  • Enjoy the highest level of service with us

Worldwide Air & Seafreight Forwarding

We place significant importance on this service and it is reflected in our timeous dealing with our worldwide network to provide integrated logistics services offering: speed, efficiency and high reliability.
RBS offers a complete range of import/export air and ocean freight services for all types of cargo from consolidated to full container shipment, full and partial charters, state-of-the-art groupage services providing integrated logistics services from point of origin to place of destination around the globe.

Air & Seafreight Container Services

Be it import or export traffic, our staff are trained to meet client expectation in all areas. From your quotes to the final execution we will ensure that the best routes are utilised ensuring that minimum possible transit times are achieved.

Air & Seafreight Groupages

We have the expertise and the professionalism to ensure your cargo is shipped in the most efficient and cost effective manner to any port across the globe.

Air & Seafreight Customs Clearances

Customs duties and the related costs form a key constituent of landed costs for most importers. The undertaking of customs declarations is intricate given the vast number of customs tariff items.
We have the latest computer systems installed to ensure precision and speed and apply the lowest legitimate tariff to assist you in remaining cost competitive.

Air & Seafreight Door to Door Services

RBS’s philosophy is to be the best transportation service, striving to provide excellent service to its clients. We offer efficient ground transportation of export and import cargo within South Africa.
Our complete independence gives us full flexibility in the choice of carriers utilised such as road, rail etc. The highest quality elements of best price and efficient performance are taken into consideration by our specialists.


Collection & Packing of Cargo for


RBS offers optimised packing to suit all types of cargo specific to the distribution condition at the import destination etc. Less than a full load of cargo can be collected from your premises and delivered to our warehouse where it will be packed into a container with other shipper’s goods for export. For full container loads, we will place a container at your premises for packing. Once container is ready for collection we will pick up and deliver to the port for shipping.


RBS also provides fumigation services for goods exported to various destinations as required by their consignees.

Verify Gross Mass (VGM)

RBS will ensure that all export containers have a VGM Certificate obtained from the Weighbridge which is then accompanied with other documentation to the transporter for delivery of the container to the Container Terminal for acceptance for export.

Other services include:

  • Liaison with shippers, importers and agents;
  • Monitoring & tracking of cargo;
  • Cargo readiness updates;
  • Consolidation at origin;
  • Shipment planning & execution;
  • Hazardous cargo applications;
  • Single window contact point for consolidating cargo across the country; and
    Any other specific service that may be required.