Professional Bodies


The IFCBA works to bring about improvements in Customs policies and practices on a global basis. These improvements benefit both customs brokers and their clients.

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The Freight Forwarding Institute (FFI) was established in 2018 based on the need identified to promote and professionalise the Freight Forwarding Industry. The FFI’s aim is to enable the industry where every individual is committed to consistently live out and uphold the highest ethical and professional standards.

The FFI influences the industry, uphold the highest ethical standards, share international best practices and issue professional designations.

SAAFF supports the FFI and it’s endeavours to promote and professionalise the industry:

The South African Association of Freight Forwarders