Our Purpose is to make a positive difference in Africa's trade with the world, touching lives of the communities in which we operate.

Customer Solutions

Our can-do attitude, tenacity, courage and vision have seen us grow from humble beginnings into a global powerhouse represented in 23 countries. We provide customer solutions for an efficient and cost effective cargo flow – efficiently moving cargo by road, rail, sea and air – providing integrated logistical and specialised services across trade corridors.


Keeping our people and communities safe is a top priority.

Safety first is a Grindrod promise.

Grindrod is guided by legislation and international and national best practice.

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Our investment in southern Africa is evident in our active commitment to building infrastructure to support customer needs.

Our ambition is to facilitate trade across key corridors in sub-Saharan Africa. This requires partnering with customers to understand their unique requirements, collaborating with governments and local authorities, investing and building infrastructure, and ensuring that our business units are aligned to provide the most effective logistics solution.

dry bulk Terminals
Multi-purpose Terminals

Grindrod offers an efficient service across Southern Africa to importers and exporters. Our infrastructure is designed to handle a variety of bulk, break-bulk commodities, vehicles and containers. We have long-standing relationships with numerous mining houses, commodity traders and large industrial consumers.

Grindrod's logistics network actively contributes to inclusive economic growth by driving flows of minerals, agricultural products and project cargo across key southern African trade corridors. We efficiently develop and manage trade corridors in collaboration with our partners and stakeholders.

Our rail, road, and marine transportation networks, enable trade flow by efficiently operating on corridors, transporting cargo overland, over-border, and by sea, connecting customers to markets.



An exciting new chapter in our growth strategy for Northern Mozambique

The new warehouse in Pemba will support a new route to market for customers and form the basis of other strategic interventions with the Pemba Port Authority.

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Message from the CEO


Appointed CEO, Grindrod Limited on 1 January 2023
CA(SA), AMP (Harvard)

We recently announced our interim results. These results were underpinned by the continued strong demand for Grindrod’s logistics solutions through our cargo terminals, infrastructure footprint, and complementary logistics service offerings. The achievements were only possible through the commitment and drive of our people, and the enduring partnerships with key stakeholders.

We extend our gratitude to our customers for placing their trust in us. This unwavering confidence in our services has been instrumental in propelling us forward, and fueled our relentless pursuit of excellence as we strive to exceed their expectations in every aspect of our operations.

Some of the highlights include strong volume growth in our drybulk terminal facilities in Mozambique and the port of Maputo.

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DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA, 25 August 2023

Grindrod Limited (Grindrod) announced its interim financial results for the six months ended 30 June 2023. Grindrod reported core headline earnings of R563 million for the first six months of this year (period), a growth of 26% on prior period, and doubled its dividend to 34.4 cents a share. This was supported by continued strong demand for Grindrod’s logistics solutions through its cargo terminals, infrastructure footprint, and complementary logistics service offerings.

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Grindrod touching the lives of communities in which it operates

As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility, Grindrod donated 177 bicycles to schools in Namaacha and Boane in the province of Maputo. This project will directly impact 77 teachers, school staff, five mechanics, and 95 students from 5 schools in the region.

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Grindrod breaking records

The Grindrod team in Maputo Port has again risen to the challenge of delivering operational excellence and efficiencies throughout the dry-bulk terminal facility. A record of 408 423 tonnes of coal was handled in July 2023. Well done to the team at Grindrod Mozambique Limitada. A benchmark in performance.

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