Cargo big or small, wide or tall, what ever the kind, Let FATS Take The Load Off Your Mind!

by | 21 Jun 2021 | Services & Experience




For Freight imports, looking for Agility and flexibility, needing Transport support and Services reliability we at FATS can assist you through Durban.


The Port of Durban, also known as Durban Harbour, is the largest and one of the busiest shipping terminal in sub-Saharan Africa. Durban is said to be the second largest container port in Africa (after Port Said in Egypt) and fourth largest container port in Southern Hemisphere.

Durban contributes to international trade with delivery of approximately 31 million tons of cargo annually with the export and import of various cargoes with specialised berths and port operations.

From Durban port, FATS, can further connect your shipments with road freight locally, nationally, and cross border to our neighbouring landlocked and other countries such as Eswatini, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Malawi, Zambia, Lesotho and the DRC.


FATS is proud to offer an array of routes from Durban for transit, as well as cost-effective warehousing and customs clearance . Every parcel or consignment has a place, so we will look at all options until we find a shipping solution for you, be it Full Container Loads, Less Container Loads, small cargo, or abnormal cargo.

With Durban Harbour’s impressive history as a port of import and export and new plans to expand it further, there has never been a better time to explore importing and exporting freight through the massive port.

These plans include introducing terminals, increasing the port’s capacity for shipping, and modernising the existing elements of the port by berths to allow large, modern vessels to make use of it, and creating extra capacity for containers.

These projected changes will also contribute to elevate in offering import and export freight solutions.

If you haven’t already, consider using the port of Durban for your shipping needs, and remember that FATS has a solution for you no matter your cargo. Contact us today to Take The Load Off Your Mind.