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April 13, 2019

New website for Concargo

Concargo (Pty) Ltd, a leading 4-PL Supply Chain, Logistics Management & Consulting company in South Africa, has recently launched a new website. Intended as both a sales tool that showcases Concargo’s extensive service offering, as well as an education tool for people looking for information in the logistics industry, the […]
September 11, 2013

Marketing Explained

From the silly to the serious … view all our marketing and editorial material that we put out regularly. MARKETING This will clear up any confusion … You’re a man and you see a beautiful woman at a party.You go up to her and say, “I’m fantastic in bed.”That’s Direct Marketing. […]
June 8, 2013

Challenges of Transporting Goods through Sub-Saharan Africa

Even at the best of times there are many challenges that those involved in the road freight and logistics industry must confront when chartering territory in Africa. These challenges create incredible vulnerabilities to delays, non-deliveries, damage of commodities, loss of fleet and higher operational expenses. Unfortunately, these countries also play […]
December 14, 2012

Concargo hauls its largest abnormal load to date

Most people have a childhood memory of travelling long distance with their families and being utterly gobsmacked at the sight of one of those enormous Heavy Load trucks carrying an Abnormal Load. With their red flags and escort cars with flashing lights, these open-road behemoths have over the years provided […]
September 17, 2012

South Africa – The Gateway into the rest of Africa

“Historically, South Africa has been seen as a gateway into the rest of Africa, and as trade continues to increase both on and with the rest of the continent, the logistics involved in the transport of an extensive range of products becomes increasingly important. A survey published earlier this year, by […]
November 9, 2009

Concargo Awarded Sishen South Project 63 Loads

Concargo in association with their Strategic Business Partners, was commissioned in November 2009 to handle the transportation of a Bucket Wheel Reclaimer and two Ore Stackers in dismantled form from Saldanha Port to a mine in Postmasburg. The total shipment weighed in at 840 Tons and measured 6200 cubic metres. […]