DHL Global Forwarding is investing R127-million in a new facility in Johannesburg
Global Aviator|February 2021
Aimed at cementing its position in South Africa, the new 13 000 m2 facility will be located within the bonded zone at Skyparks Business Estate, next to the OR Tambo International Airport.

Twice the size of its current set-up, this new facility will consist of a 10 000 m2 warehouse that enables DHL Global Forwarding to consolidate all its customers’ warehousing requirements.

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