In 1990, Aeromaritime International Management Services (Pty) Ltd (trading as AIMS Global Logistics) was established by the Allied Electronics Corporation (Altron) and Ren freight Forwarding to provide import and export cargo management services, as well as customs clearing and international freight forwarding facilities, largely for Altron group companies.

What We Offer

The corporate values governing AGL engages our customers over the complete spectrum of end-to-end supply-chain operations and services. We concentrate on national and over-border transport and distribution, warehousing and storage, customs brokering, forwarding services, and supply chain management. Our service delivery is directed towards the provision of management services and systems, advisory services, and the channeling of information through data collection and management. We focus on collaborating with our clients and service providers in order to become an idea hub that advances the logistics industry.

What We Promise

We operate in accordance with the highest industry standards and with the utmost integrity in all relationships with clients, service providers and other stakeholders.

Internally, we foster a climate which encourages improvement, innovation and diligence amongst our staff. Externally, we deliver financial results and business outcomes in line with the expectations of our customers.

What We Stand For

Our central purpose and role is to provide managerial and operational expertise to assist companies in optimising the procurement and positioning of cargos within the scope of their value chains.

We facilitate the application of leading-edge systems and technologies with superior management of processes at workflow and enterprise levels. AGL uses supply-chain as a strategic tool for positive business change and competitive advantage for our clients.

What We Strive For

We constantly redefine who we are and what we offer. We are on a pursuit to become leading experts in the field of supply-chain management. Our innovative solutions and cutting edge services make us the partner of choice for streamlined and cost effective logistics services.

B-BBEE Joint Venture with DHL Forwarding South Africa

DHL Global Forwarding provides the most advanced logistics experience in the industry and access to the largest global network of forwarding, clearing and logistics services moving freight by Air, Ocean, Road and Rail at globally competitive rates.

AGL and DHL, having identified synergies within their businesses that present an opportunity for mutual benefit to customers through collaboration in the South African market, concluded a 51:49 Joint Venture Agreement to provide a door-to-door service solution under the Unincorporated Joint Venture named “DGL”.

DGL provides a compelling business case to South African Companies seeking to do business with BBBEE compliant forwarding and clearing company with a global reach at cost competitive rates.

DHL contracts to provide its Global Network and communications systems for International Freight Forwarding Services and AGL will provide the South African local customs clearing and domestic services.

Under the Unincorporated Joint Venture both companies BBBEE scorecards are audited by a SANAS accredited verification agency and have been issued with a consolidated BBBEE rating. This consolidated BBBEE rating is to be used by the customer when contracting with “DGL”. BBEE Level 2