Spedag Interfreight East Africa
Spedag East Africa is amalgamating with Interfreight East Africa and under the name of Spedag Interfreight will become one of the largest logistics suppliers in East Africa.
At the beginning of September, the Swiss based M+R Spedag Group will become one of the leading logistics and project forwarding companies in East Africa after the amalgamation of Spedag East Africa and the well-known Interfreight East Africa. With the combined forces of these two former competitors, there will be a concentration of logistics and project transport competency in the growth market of Africa.
Spedag East Africa is one of the market leaders for project logistics in the East African region. The co-founder, Joseph Lenherr, has headed this division since 1999 with great success, and will in future be responsible for Spedag Interfreight as its Managing Director at the Head Office in Muttenz/Basel.
Interfreight East Africa was founded in 1998 by Heinz Mueller, and is one of the largest suppliers in the sector of warehousing and distribution, as well as a significant logistics partner of the export trade. Interfreight furthermore has a name as a specialist in the oil and gas industry, and will optimally support this sector in the expansion in Uganda and South Sudan. Heinz Mueller will sign as Resident Managing Director of Spedag Interfreight in Mombasa/Kenya.
Press Release (PDF, 47 kBytes)
Friday, September 2, 2011 - M+R Spedag Group