Manica Group Namibia is a group of companies specialising in various fields of supply chain logistics, freight handling and marine trading and services. Established in 1924, the group’s commitment to the development of the Namibian freight and logistics industry has led to the forging of long-term relationships with key customers, agents and service providers both locally and internationally. These long-term relationships are vital ingredient of our successful business model. Manica’s approach of independent business units, integrated into a seamless logistics solution, ensures that clients enjoy competitive rates, hassle-free and prompt logistics solutions to any cargo challenge, roughly put: a one-stop-shop logistics solution.
…tailor-made solutions for any cargo and freight management needs…
Even though most of our operations have a relatively low environmental risk profile, we strive to conduct our business to the best industry standards in a manner that is congenial, safe, environmentally acceptable and sensitively conscious of the needs and concerns of our communities. Manica group companies are also ISO 9001:2008 accredited, to ensure that our clients benefit from our high standard of quality management and safety systems. Over and above its daily operations, Manica is also committed to an all-encompassing sustainability strategy. This strategy includes its commitment to actively reducing its carbon footprint in all aspects of its operations and uplifting the living conditions of the communities is operates in. With our strong culture of quality and service, our focus on skilled resources and our worldwide partnerships, we strive to remain THE ULTIMATE CHOICE in offering freight and logistical solutions on a local, regional and international level.
As a proud member of the BIDVEST Group, we are a strategic link in the Southern African freight market and as such, part of an ever expanding and diversified group of companies. And this is the DNA of Manica’s success. We are highly confident that we can be of service to you. So, sit back, relax and rest assured in the fact that our dynamic company with vast local knowledge and broad international experience is ready for you.
Manica is a well-established Namibian company with more than 90 years experience in logistics, supply-chain management and related marine services. The advantage of using our services and products lies in the fact that we:
To be the Ultimate Choice in Logistics Solutions.
With our highly skilled and motivated team, we provide diverse logistic management solutions as integrated service provider to local & international customers.
Excellence, Quality, Results-driven, Fun, Compassion, Integrity
Manica operates infrastructure in the main central business hubs of Namibia. Its head office is located in Walvis Bay close to the main port entrance. With warehousing and open storage space of more than 105,000m2 in close proximity to the port, the group is well equipped to store and handle any cargo.
The company has warehouses, open storage facilities and distribution depots (for lubricants) in Windhoek, Lüderitz (including airport hangar space), Otjiwarongo, Ongwediva, Rundu and Tsumeb. Manica enjoys agent representation at all the country’s border posts to speed up the clearing process of cross-border freight.
With its experience in handling large volumes of cargo, Manica has invested considerable capital in acquiring the right cargo handling equipment. These include a large array of specialised transport and handling equipment including forklifts, forklift-trucks, reach-stackers, side-loaders, goose-neck, grain hoppers, cranes, lifting belts and airport ground handling equipment. Manica’s transport section has a modern and well-maintained fleet of long haul transport trucks, tri-axles, superlinks, flatbeds, sideloaders and trailers to handle any load.
Manica is ISO 9001:2008 certified, and maintains strict control over document and information flows between the group and its clients. All client information and operational processes are treated with the highest confidentiality. The company also has various policies dealing with Ethics, Procurement, Safety and Anti-Corruption in place.
Manica values its employees as the most valuable asset, and therefore is committed to ensure the highest safety standards i.e: