Who are we?

At POLYTRA, we are committed to supporting your global logistic needs. As an international logistics service provider with offices in Europe and Africa and with strong global partners, POLYTRA delivers custom-made, client-focused and solution-driven logistics services. Our activities started back in 1974, but our heritage reaches back as far as 1816.

At POLYTRA, we share our passion with you. Together we go further, and strive for the best solution tailored to your very specific needs – on time, on budget and on quality. It is that passion that drives us to innovative solutions for faster, safer and more economical transportation, all tailored to the exact requirements of our varied clients. As logistics partners and experts, we assist our clients to streamline, visualise and optimise their own operations.

Today, POLYTRA offers an all-encompassing range of services, which you as a client would expect from committed logistic service provider market leaders. To do so, we rely on our long-standing expertise and our global experience, even in more challenging environments. At POLYTRA, frontiers don’t hold us back.

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Polytra - a new member of the Fracht family

We are proud to announce that Polytra is part of the Fracht Group. The heart of our business is upheld by dedicated professionals who focus on our customers’ needs and provide outstanding quality and operational excellence. We strive on delivering innovative and sustainable solutions in every direction. Our job is more than ever Logistics with Passion and Commitment, Quality and Trust.

Since 1955 Fracht AG runs 90 offices, employs 1’200 people on every continent of the globe, and acquires with Polytra more than 45 years’ experience and expertise in Africa.

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Key Numbers Fracht Group

Founded in 1955
# Employees 1550
# Offices 113
Turnover USD 1000000000

Key numbers Polytra

Tonnes moved in Africa 289 000
TEU 82 545
Projects worldwide / year 145


Polytra Africa

Long-standing expertise and
experience in African logistics

POLYTRA AFRICA has been delivering import and export logistic solutions to and from Africa since 1974. The unique combination of the extensive experience of our teams, our unique own Polytra set up in strategic defined areas, in combination with strong partners elsewhere, and our tailored approach for African logistics with European Standards; enables Polytra to call itself an Africa specialist.

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Polytra 4PL

Worldwide supply chain solutions with enhanced transparency and control

As a 4PL logistics service provider, we combine our industry expertise, our people and our innovative technology to deliver, to global shippers, customised solutions with enhanced transparency and control.

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Polytra Projects

Tailor-made logistics for turnkey
project cargo

POLYTRA’s proven expertise and experience in Project cargo logistics and its tailor-made, personalised approach to every logistics challenge resulted in a long and proud list of references of successfully achieved projects worldwide, including the most challenging environments. Our unique global scope, local experience and proven expertise makes us an ideal partner to analyse and execute your projects.

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Our staff

Our goal is to create a working environment with mutual trust and respect, in which all people regardless their background, feel valued.

POLYTRA is committed and willing to invest in their staff, by giving all the employees chances to develop themselves and their capabilities through in-house on-the-job training as well as external training.


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