Freitan was established in 1983 and is today recognized as one of the largest independent clearing and forwarding agents in South Africa.
In 1985 Freitan became a member of the Tesuco Group of Companies, which in addition to freight logistics, has interests in the engineering, automotive, telecommunication, chemical, alternative energy solutions and general trading industries.
Group operations and activities today comprise more than 50 separate manufacturing and trading locations with a staff complement of over 1000 employees in South Africa, Mozambique, Namibia, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Ghana, Germany, Saudi Arabia and the USA.
Our business is built on a value system of integrity, teamwork, service excellence, mutual respect and enjoyment. We hold both an ISO 9001 and regulated agent accreditation. We are a member of the South African Association of Freight Forwarders (SAAFF), hold an IATA license and are Level 2 BBBEE accredited.