About Grindrod Limited

Today, a world-class freight logistics operation

Grindrod, listed on the JSE Securities Exchange, is based in South Africa and is represented by subsidiaries, joint venture and associated companies in 24 countries worldwide, employing more than 4 700 skilled and dedicated people.

As a South African listed company, the Group's vision is to create sustainable returns and long-term value for shareholders. This is achieved through the contribution of its divisions.  

The 2 divisions are Freight Services and Financial Services. The business units within Freight Services, provide operating and marketing synergies locally and internationally. In pursuing the strategy of becoming a fully integrated freight logistics service provider, Grindrod continues to invest in assets and opportunities across its operations with a specific focus on oil and gas, dry bulk, bulk liquid commodities, containerised cargo, and vehicles.



To be a dominant and profitable freight services provider focusing on infrastructural development on the African continent.


To be the first choice provider of a broad range of freight logistics services by integrating the group’s strategic infrastructure, assets, logistics and ships agency capabilities primarily in the African continent.




To be a highly profitable investment bank.


To leverage a well-capitalised balance sheet with human intellect and energy. To have a niche product focus. To have a strong client franchise. To be strategically nimble to react to the evolving landscape.