Namibia Logistics Association

NAMIBIA LOGISTICS ASSOCIATION

FROM THE INDUSTRY FOR THE INDUSTRY

Who We Are

The Namibia Logistics Association is an independent non-profit organisation representing the Namibian logistics industry. It serves as the Industry’s collective voice, bringing to the fore the interests of its members, thus serving as a platform to voice shared concerns.

Founded in 2009, its member-base comprises small and large companies operating in road transport, freight forwarding, courier services, and customs clearing amongst others.

The Association is managed by a committed full-time team.

OUR OBJECTIVES

To be a professional, proactive public policy advocacy platform, shaping public policies affecting the logistics industry.

To become the service provider of choice for the industry.

To promote the integration and collaboration between players of all sizes and backgrounds.

To become the independent seal of quality for the industry.

To serve as the competence center to enhance industry performance.

Member Services

The Namibia Logistics Association offers its members a wide array of services which are continuously being developed / upgraded

Advocacy

Public Sector Advocacy vis-à-vis government authorities;
Group Discounts with key industry suppliers

Training

Training & Capacity Building Programme which offers an array of customised training courses that addresses the unique needs presented by the logistics industry. The NLA strives to enhance industry capacities in line with international standards

Links

Facilitation of Business Linkages between cargo owners and member companies as well as amongst members through enquiry services and advertisement opportunities

Marketing

Market Intelligence to improve industry know- how of member companies and to make business opportunities visible

Special benefits for smaller operators

The Namibia Logistics Association provides smaller operators (SMEs) within the industry with an affordable platform to voice their interests and to form business linkages with successful national and international players.

Smaller operators will especially benefit from the group benefits scheme, networking opportunities with key industry suppliers, customised training & capacity building as well as updates of the latest market information.

Further, the Association is negotiating a financial scheme which will primarily benefit smaller opera-tors.

How to join us

Operating Membership

Your company is eligible to become an operating member of the Namibia Logistics Association if

  • you are operating in one of Namibia’s three core cargo logistics sub segments (air, land or sea)
  • you are a cargo owner with internal logistics functions (e.g. operate your own fleet)

Associated Membership

You are eligible to become an associated member if

  • you are a cargo owner with no internal logistics function
  • you are a passenger logistics provider
  • you are a supplier to the industry
  • you are a cross-border operator with no Namibian-based operations

Affiliated Membership

You are eligible to become an affiliated member if

  • you are a consultant, an academic institution / business association or an individual with an interest in the industry

The annual membership fee differs by membership type. Please contact us to become partof the industry’s collective voice: info@nla.org.na