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Labat Logistics / ELF Trans

Labat Africa Group > ELF Trans

About Us

Elf Trans was established in 1995. The company’s major operational function is the transport of dry bulk commodities throughout South Africa and the greater Southern Africa region. The business operates a fleet of 80 dry bulk tankers and horses with a diversified fleet of trailers that services various divisions of the dry bulk logistic sector, including 70 truck tractors and 5 liquid tankers.

Its outstanding service delivery, has meant that Elf Trans has attracted high profile clients, including Lafarge Pty Ltd, PPC Mooiplaas, Enviroserve. Elf Trans is also the preferred supplier to Barlow Logistics, Super Group and Unitrans. The business is located close to ORT Airport and is a 30-minute drive from Midrand, Pretoria and Johannesburg. Elf Trans is currently a level 3 B-BBEE contributor and reported an annual turnover of R165 million at the end of 2017.


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