About us

A global freight forwarder
with over 125 years of history

Originally founded in Bremen, Germany by August Kuehne and Friedrich Nagel in 1890.

Since then Kuehne + Nagel has grown into one of the world’s leading logistics providers. Today, the Kuehne + Nagel Group have some 1,300 offices in over 100 countries, with more than 82,000 employees. Our key business activities and market position are built on the company’s truly world class capabilities.

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Seafreight:

  • Number 1 global seafreight forwarder
  • Sustained year-on-year double digit growth in managed freight
  • Solid partnerships with an extensive range of preferred ocean carriers

Airfreight:

  • Number 2 global air cargo forwarder
  • Leader in innovative cargo management concepts
  • Global Cargo iQ Phase 2 certification

Contract Logistics

  • Number 2 global contract logistics provider
  • Worldwide network of warehouse and distribution facilities
  • Number 1 global lead logistics provider

Overland:

  • European Top 5 provider, North and Central America Top 15 provider, presence in GCC and South East Asia
  • Leader in Groupage, LTL, FTL, intermodal transports as well as pharma transportation
  • Extensive own fleet and close partnerships with best-in-class carriers

Customs brokerage:

  • 70 Years experience in customs brokerage services servicing Southern Africa, enabling our customer the expertise and support import and export clearance of their goods in a World Class way, fast, efficient + compliant.
  • Automotive offering
  • Electronic Bill of Lading
  • IncoTerms 2020

Insurance:

When it comes to insuring business risk, demand the unrivalled global insurance expertise combined with responsive, personalized, local service that only NACORA can provide.

Specialized expertise – Personal service let our experts analyze your risk exposure and customize an insurance solution to not only secure your business assets but maximize value by delivering best-in-class, comprehensive coverage – anywhere in the world

Industries we service

Kuehne + Nagel is financially strong, stable and independent.

Our global logistics network, cutting-edge IT systems, in-house expertise and excellent customer service is proof of our dedication to be the market leader.

These attributes have placed us at the forefront of our industry, and positioned us to continue increasing the scope of our customer solutions and services.

Kuehne + Nagel financial statements

Values:

Trust / integrity / reliability / precision / personal service / responsibility / professionalism / openness / innovative

Mission:

Become a recognized leader in the provision of integrated commercial insurance solutions to the logistics, trade and commerce customer segments by providing specialty and personalized service to all our customer’s.

Establish Nacora as a global expert in Marine Insurance and general commercial insurance broker to SMEs i: n all major + emerging markets by providing specialty + personal service.