As a key and strategic part of the POLYTRA network, POLYTRA Tanzania has been actively growing its presence and set up in Tanzania since several years. By developing its presence inside the port of Dar Es Salaam, and in Kigoma, POLYTRA Tanzania has become a unique and strong player in Tanzania able to offer Shipping and Port handling services, in- and export clearing formalities, organising in and export multimodal transport (train, truck and barging) and offering all handling services of your goods at POLYTRA’S secured yard and warehouse with dedicated handling equipment.   

The long term relationships and large throughput volumes handled by POLYTRA guarantees excellent sea freight with all present shipping lines and the capacity to do the extra mile for our clients.   

We are proud of our unique set up and team which enables us to offer all logistic services with European service and compliance Standards

We consider our extended list of references with all major commodities traders, mining companies, chemical companies, EPC contractors and project cargo operators, for who we successfully organised a tailor made solutions to their logistics challenges, as a proven result of our excellence and reliability. Our dedicated team has been rewarded and laureated  for their tailored made approach to most challenges that our clients are facing when ex- and importing into the region.   

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POLYTRA Tanzania is a well-known brand and enjoys the proud confidence and privileged relationships with all major shipping companies. Moreover our large handled volumes guarantees us competitive sea freights and the ability to go the extra mile to serve our clients best interest. POLYTRA Tanzania has successfully handled, cleared and transported more than 120 000MT/year of copper, cobalt, tin, zinc and other minerals coming from DRC and Zambia.

POLYTRA Tanzania has been handling and shipping impressive throughput volumes since several years for most commodity traders and mining companies. This confidence has been built on years of expertise and experience in moving mining commodities and others out of Africa.


POLYTRA's unique set up inside the port of Dar Es Salaam makes it your perfect partner to organise the transport of your goods into Africa by using the port of Dar Es Salaam. Our large quantities of cargo in and out of DRC guarantee you excellent service at competitive prices both on road and sea freight.

POLYTRA uses a certified pool of dedicated multimodal transporters to reach all destinations with all types of cargo.

POLYTRA distinguished itself with its proven expertise and experience in successfully delivering tailor made solutions for all types of cargo making use of all available transport means

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Our strategic partnership and extensive experience in clearing in and out of Tanzania resulted in excellent and long standing relationships with Tanzanian customs & authorities and this gives us the capability to go the extra mile and to assist our customers best.

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Our long standing relationship with major mining companies and commodity traders, for who we organise since several years the swift, smooth and compliant clearing of large export volumes, is a proven result of our reliability.

Finally POLYTRA can offer the usage of its own warehouse inside the port with dedicated handling equipment to offer tailored solutions.



POLYTRA distinguishes itself from our competitors thanks to its tailored made approach to every challenge and its proven expertise and experience in Project cargo logistics.

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The unique combination of:

  • strong team on the ground and in the port
  • strong set up in Dar Es Salaam
  • longstanding expertise of the area
  • proven experience in project cargo management and handling
  • own customs license and strong relationships with authorities and receivers makes POLYTRA an ideal partner to analyse and execute projects in whole Africa.

POLYTRA proudly delivered energy (heavy lift transformers and electricity projects), civil (a.o. water plants) and mining projects (mining plants and resupply) with a tailored service on time, on budget and on quality



To offer more flexibility in your logistics POLYTRA invested in its own facility inside the port of Dar Es Salaam with the capability to offer you all value added services :

  • Own Yard
  • Own warehouse
  • Fully fenced with security
  • Separated bonded and non-bonded depots
  • Dedicated management and crew
  • Dedicated lifting equipment
  • Ability to offer all added values services: stuffing, de-stuffing, container handling, repacking, weighing,…
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