Third party logistics specialist to be WACO’s South Africa representative as the freight forwarding network celebrates its 50th year.
London, UK, Thursday 16th March 2023: The WACO System (WACO) has welcomed C. Steinweg Logistics (C. Steinweg) into its freight network to be member for South Africa following its rigorous vetting process.
Steinweg, founded in 1847, offers a broad range of logistics and handling services including warehousing, screening, packing and customs clearance.
“C. Steinweg are a great fit for WACO as it has built its reputation on professionalism and reliability,” said Richard Charles, Chief Executive Officer, WACO.
“Africa is an exciting and growing market and we are confident that C. Steinweg will enhance WACO’s global network.”
Steinweg handles metals, soft commodities, chemicals, ferro-alloys, general cargo, and project cargo while offering added services such as screening, packing, and blending
“We are excited to be part of The WACO System. We have been fortunate to experience first-hand the strength of partners within the network at the recent networking event and it is clear to us as to why The WACO System has been going strong for the past 50 years.
Our engagements with the network members has been fantastic and we are already building strong relationships and opportunities within our partners and putting sub-Saharan Africa firmly on the map” said Grant Clarke, C. Steinweg.
“Since joining WACO January 2023 we have partnered with and onboarded 13 new country solutions, each week adding new partners and opportunities as we explore the networks reach. Through like-minded partners we have been building a strong foundation and we consider them an extension of our own business. We are seeing a new era that is guaranteed to deliver commercial growth and customer excellence”