Woker Freight Services is based in Walvis Bay, close to the port, and also has offices in Windhoek with support offices in Lüderitz. It has a highly competent staff compliment of more than 70 people. WFS enjoys preferential access to specialised services aimed at enhancing its freight logistics service portfolio. Similarly, its international partnerships and well developed links with a vast number of reputable logistics agencies ensure that all cargo reaches its destination in time and at the lowest possible cost. This network of international expertise places WFS at the forefront of specialised supply chain and logistic services for the Namibian, Southern African and International clients.
WFS specialises in in-transit clearances including Road Bond facilities to Zambia, Angola, Botswana, Zimbabwe and the DRC. The company enjoys access to bonded and normal warehouse facilities, containerisation, air-freight support, ships’ agency and stevedoring services. This allows WFS to provide a one-stop-shop solution to any type or size of freight to any destination in the world. The company handles an substantial volume of cargo comprising containers, a variety of break bulk, bulk commodities and hazardous cargo. WFS offers preferential contractual rates and has agreements in place with the major shipping lines allowing for flexible price negotiation locally, or internationally through network partners, depending on the volume of cargo.
WFS provides a special Bond services for cargo in-transit. A bond is a guarantee amount for import duties on cargo. Import duties are paid for goods that stay in Namibia. If the goods are in-transit they should use the WFS Bond Services to avoid paying for import duties. Customs Duties are levied on imported goods and usually calculated