End-to-End Urgent Delivery Service from Europe to Africa
End-to-End Urgent Delivery Service from Europe to Africa

Urgent delivery logistics : Bolloré, urgent delivery service to africa

An end-to-end urgent delivery service from Europe to Africa

How to deal with the unexpected?

A plane grounded in Ghana? A ship on hold in Gabon? An assembly line shut down in South Africa? A technical incident can become a real headache that brings production to standstill until it can be resolved. With "SPEED TO AFRICA", companies are sure to receive their parts in the shortest amount of time, thereby limiting the cost overruns associated with a shutdown in activity.     

An  end-to-end urgent delivery service to Africa

A global player and pan-African specialist, Bolloré Logistics' high performance supply chain across Africa guarantees urgent shipments get to their destination in the shortest possible time.

Speed To Africa by Bolloré Logistics is:

    - An end-to-end offer from a European gateway to more than 20 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa.

    - A dense network of partners to ensure priority loading and handling.

    - A real-time tracking service that is updated every 4 hours.

    - Tailored customs clearance procedures for even faster deliveries.

    - Buffer stock management solutions at each hub.

Bolloré Logistics combines the largest integrated logistics network in Africa with a proven expertise in strict procedures and priority handling for urgent shipments to guarantee the fastest delivery schedules.

Immediate returns

Speed to Africa offers businesses a whole series of advantages:             

    - Reliable commitment to deadlines

    - Reduction in unexpected costs

    - Reduced costs linked to storage of buffer stocks

    - Inventory management solutions to avoid the build-up of slow moving goods

    - Alternative solutions for storing sensitive air freight

    - Services that comply in full with the specific regulatory requirements of each country.

A unique offer backed by Bolloré's unrivalled network.

On a continent experiencing such strong growth, we provide innovative solutions that enable our clients to respect their commitments and offer new services in sectors where urgent and timely responses are crucial.

For urgent shipments, contact our teams on +33 (0)1 49 19 1000 or send an e-mail to: eu.speedtoafrica@bollore.com


Key Figures
  • 20%

    More fuel-efficient for the Boeing 787 and the Airbus A350

  • 70%

    of Urbanisation is expected by 2050

  • 27

    mega-cities are expected by 2050, with at least 10 million people, compared to 1...

  • +18,4%

    of growth for E-commerce retail market in Europe in 2015

  • 82%

    of goods are moved by road

  • 1 billion

    Population in Africa

  • 60%

    of Africa’s population will be urbanized by 2050

  • 7,5%

    of growth for Indian GDP in 2014

  • 4,9%

    of growth for African GDP in 2016

  • 6,1%

    of growth for East Asian GDP in 2015, the world’s fastest-growing region

  • 19 224 teus

    transported by the MSC Oscar, the largest container ship in the world

  • 396 m

    is the size of the MSC Oscar ship

  • 120 h

    is the Non-Stop Flight Record done by Solar Impulse

  • 4,5%

    of growth in 2015 for Global Airfreight demand

Global Supply Chain