P.O BOX 1158, DAR ES TANZANIA, Dar Es Salaam, DAR ES SALAAM - Tanzania, 255
Tel: +255 787 643057
Fax: +255222123266

Clearing and Forwarding Agent/Cargo broker/Transportation,and Aifreight services


Sahara Desert Freighters Ltd is legally owned Company with it’s Headquarter in Dar es Salaam. The Company is incorporated under the Companies Ordinance (cap. 212) in year 2003 with its registration No. 45147. The Company offers a broad portfolio of services including Air Freight Services, Railways Transportation Services, Roadways Cargo Services, Sea Cargo Services, air freight logistics, Customs Clearance Services, Port Handling Services, Warehousing Services, etc. Our expertise also includes providing comprehensive and tailor-made solutions to meet the relocation needs of corporate and residential clients.

Our team can create cost-effective solutions tailored to meet your needs. We have made a strong repute for impeccable freight logistics services in Tanzania and the world, which is characterized by Timeliness, Flexibility, Swiftness, Safety and Reliability.

Today, our presence is conspicuous in both the domestic as well as the overseas markets, with international network links in more than 2 global locations. This can be primarily credited to our “Well Planned Services”, “Defined Mode of Operation”, “Resourceful Network”, “Talented Workforce”, and “Business Ethics”. The combination of global reach and local knowledge is a key competitive-edge for Sahara Desert Freighters Ltd.


• To provide complete logistic solutions that is not only efficient but also reliable and affordable.

• To gain confidence and trust of our valued clients by conducting business with complete honesty and integrity.


Sahara Desert Freighters Ltd vision is “Striving for Excellence” This means that we aim to devote ourselves into helping clients flourish in their businesses.


Our goal is to build long-term partnership with our clients through blend of enhanced quality service, innovative ideas and value-adding propositions to our clients.

Code of Conduct:

Sahara Desert Freighters Ltd has a code of conduct to which our services adhere to. This refers to maintaining the confidentiality of information of our clients, quality of services offered, continued responsibility to our clients, continued improvement of our offerings, fulfilling our role to the Government, Professional bodies and general society and fair competition in the market place.

Our Leadership

We are undisputed leaders amongst the freight forwarding companies based in Dar es Salaam. Serving the people and organizations across the globe, our business operations are successfully led by:

Mr. Innocent Joseph Mduda, Managing Director,

The management is assisted by a team of skilled professionals.

Sahara Desert Freighters staffs brings an unmatched adroitness with the task and colossal driving force, a result of intensive experience with Tanzania Revenue Authority and Other stakeholders There valuable experiences have taken our company to a new level in International trade.

Services Offered

As a logistic service provider, we hold expertise in offering transportation and clearance relocation of any kind of cargo across Tanzania and the world. Our well established global network as well as services of professionals provide us a strong and secure base for all the logistical needs our clients. All our consignments are covered by insurance bond Tzs. 3 Billion therefore assuring complete safety of goods without any liability.

The broad portfolio of services includes the following:

• Freight Forwarding

• International Freight Forwarding Special Cargo Services

• Customs Clearance for Local and Transit Import/Export for Zambia, Malawi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Uganda, Rwanda and Burundi

. All Boarder Clearance for Import and Export

• Transportation of cargo for Local and Transit


Our operational excellence provides the foundation for the integrated logistics solutions that we offer to our customers. The team of skilled a professionals constantly monitor operational performance by maintaining a PDCA (Plan / Do / Check / Action) cycle for continuous improvements. We focus on the development of highly advanced logistics technology and the global training of personnel. By providing in-depth analyses of the transportation environment and of various other technical services, our mission is to add critical value to our logistics solutions. Our strong competitiveness relies on our proven track record of high quality operations, a tradition maintained throughout our growing global network.


We have consistently demonstrated a collaborative approach of working with customers to offer best logistics solutions tailored to meet their individual needs. Our working methodology has enabled us to create a benchmark in the industry. Some of our notable achievements are listed below:

• Delivering efficient cargo services through its associate offices located over 2 countries across the world.

• Developed Flexible Multi-Model Capacity to combine Full Container Load (FCL) / Less than Container Load (LCL) Deep Sea Services with its Air Cargo and Land Network across the globe.

• Stock control, warehousing and distribution programs along with a range of Track and Trace systems for importing as well as exporting.


Sahara Desert Freighters Ltd based at Dar es Salaam and associate offices across the globe are well equipped with modern gadgets to handle the complete relocation and cargo transportation needs of our customers. The latest tracking facilities enable us to provide exact status of the consignment on the move. Moreover, our experienced team can quickly assess a critical situation, identify transportation alternatives and implement a delivery solution that meets your time and cost requirements.

Following strict safety standards and superior quality control, we also take pride in our professionalism and speed execution of assignments. Further, our dynamic style of working and association formed with leading freight forwarding companies of the world helps us to extend our reach to every corner of the globe.

Working in Collaborations:

Sahara Desert Freighters Ltd has a well-established policy of partnering with other peer firms and individual associate consultants, both from inside and outside the country, for a purpose of complementing expertise whenever need arises. Sahara Desert Freighters Ltd currently is working with many freight forwarders. This brings new developments geared towards meeting special needs of our clients.

Why Us

We offer a convenient menu of standard freight management services, including Air, Sea, Road and Sea/Air to balance urgency and cost-effectiveness for your day-to-day shipments. Some of the factors that have helped us to evolve as the preferred logistics solution provider are as follows:

• Tailor-made logistics/ outsourcing packages and computerized systems for handling the specific needs of our customers

• Well-knit global network with presence across 2 countries

• Capability to handle export and import of full loads or consolidations, (including temperature-controlled containers for commodities like pharmaceuticals and perishable items)

• Global network of door to door services with main overseas partners

• Nationwide branch coverage throughout Tanzania with purpose built, customs controlled freight terminals

• Flexible multi-modal capability combining FCL/LCL deep sea services with Air Cargo and overland network

• Convenient routing of Far East and Central Africa transit cargo throughout Africa

• Stock control and warehousing/distribution programs as well as track and trace

General Information:


2. Head Office address:

Makunyanga Street, NHC Plot No. 492/24

Opposite Puma Filling Station

P.O. Box 16348

Dar es Salaam - Tanzania


Innocent J. Mduda

Managing Director

+255 787 643 057

4. Landline: +255 22 2123266

Fax: +255 22 2123268

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