Our Services

SYNTRANS is an integrated end to end logistics solutions provider based in Ethiopia. The company is group is young but growing very fast and capable enough to provide good quality Logistics service, a team of dedicated youngsters are working with passion to create a difference in the Logistics sector of Ethiopia. At SYNTRANS we provide Logistics solutions to our customers from the origin to its final destination or the portion of service required. Our logistics services comprise port handling, inland transport, customs clearance, air cargo handling, bookings and value added services. At SYNTRANS, we ably serve regional and international movements of cargoes by sea and/or air and/or inland, focusing on satisfying logistics needs of import/export out of Ethiopia and Djibouti.

AIR FREIGHT

SYNTRANS Logistics understands that our customers demand safe, secure and swift handling of their cargo at cost effective rates. We offer our customers airport clearance and delivery to any destination in the country from Addis Ababa Airport. Our excellent relationship with Ethiopian Airlines and our dedicated staff members at the airport provides us with access to smoothly receive your cargoes. We can also offer our customer door to door delivery as we are able to pick and deliver cargo in various destinations within Ethiopia at very competitive rates.

VALUE ADDED SERVICES

Third Party Logistics, L/C & insurance facilitation, booking, consultation & advising, dealing on our customers behalf with different offices, and any other export & import related services gives you option of efficient, flexible, safe, secure and cost effective logistics solutions. We are conveniently located in Bole Road and our operations office adjacent to Kality customs as well as having dedicated staffs assigned in the key points i.e. ADD, Modjo dry port & Adama Customs assuring you of quick processing of your cargo clearance & delivery. Our wide experience in the logistics sector gives us confidence to assure our customers of customized, flexible, fast and efficient service coupled with tailor made rates to ensure value for the customer. SYNTRANS team is your experienced partner in project cargo logistics. We specialized in international projects moved by air, sea and land as well as specialized lifts, special handling of oversized, out‐of‐gauge and heavy lift cargo.

We have ably to undertake various projects and ferried cargo that is normal and out gauge ensuring that we deliver it on time, safely and securely. Some of the projects we have participated in include industrial projects, from infrastructure projects, to major energy project logistics such as:

  • Hydro Power Project
  • Road construction
  • Dam construction
  • Water and sanitation projects
  • Electric utility projects
  • Energy

At SYNTRANS, we are your project specialist in whichever project you wish to undertake. We have a good experience and partnership with varied experienced parties as well as trained personnel in dealing with various classes of dangerous goods (DGR) including explosives. You can count on our dedicated and highly professional team that will keenly follow and work with you to ensure your project is a success.

CUSTOMS CLEARING

Experienced Customs Clearing personnel are available for you in Airport customs, Kality Customs, Modjo dry port, Adama Customs and other major customs points to facilitate with the customs procedures. Our competent assessors are also here to assist with tariff classifications and detailed costing. Our personnel maintain daily contact with the concerned Government Departments as well as respective partners and update status of cargo movement on a regular basis. Proximal availability of our personnel in key places to meeting with relevant authorities allows for the completion of customs clearance processes in the shortest possible time. Choosing SYNTRANS assures you of accurate, speedy and efficient customs clearance and freight forwarding.

PORT HANDLING

SYNTRANS Logistics offers cost effective and timely port handling services both for sea and air shipments. In Djibouti, we have more than 3 good partners who have excellent relationship with the port authorities & all shipping agents, which ensure provision of prompt port clearance service.

INLAND TRANSPORT

Our policy of ‘safety first’ allowed us to have established a partnership with strong dry freight transport associations in Ethiopia in addition to the trucks owned by SYNTRANS. Our inland transport partners are popular, having strong foot hold in the local market and offers best solution for inland deliveries both from/to the airport and sea port to/from consignee’s warehouse. In good cooperation with our partners, we are capable enough to avail a wide range of vehicles from vans for small parcel deliveries to container and high/ heavy cargo movers of high beds, lowbed trailers. Our partners boast of a vehicle fleet of over 400 trucks in Ethio‐Djibouti corridor. Respective fleets are duly coordinated with our office to meet high international safety standards. According to the recent standardization by Ethiopian Ministry of Transport, our partners are taking the lead by way of meeting the standard i.e. all trucks to be fitted with GPRS tracking systems which enable tracking of cargo as it is moved from one point to another. All our drivers adhere to high road safety standards contributing to incident and accident free, efficient and timely transportation of cargo. Our fleet comprises of extendable trailers, tippers, tankers and low loaders, cranes, forklifts and vehicle carriers for standard and out of gauge cargo. Prompt availability of truck/trailers, ensured truck/trailers, professional & obedient drivers, and standard truck/trailers are our features of inland transport solution.