Are you currently exporting from South Africa to the UK?


Are you currently exporting from South Africa to Portugal, Spain and France?


Has covid19 affected your current shipping lanes and travel times?

It may affect to certain destinations depending on port of call and new rules and regulations imposed by local government. For instance Nigerian ports are congested and delays for vessels to stack are around 20 days. Some shipping lines completely halted the service.

Which territories can you not import/export from at this time?

None. Unless local government decides to close ports / airports of entry.

Should I be concerned about my goods being infected with Covid19?

No. container / packaging will be sanitized (whenever possible and not affecting quality of the products).

Are there any special conditions now for shipping during Covid19?

None. Depends on local government imposing rules / bans and procedures. At this stage from SA

The following goods are subject to export control:

  • alcohol-based hand sanitizers
  • facemasks
  • gas masks
  • other breathing appliances
  • hydoxychloroquine
  • antisera and other blood fractions
  • vaccines for human medicine
  • and medicaments

The following goods are excluded from export control:

  • protective masks having neither mechanical parts nor replaceable filters
  • The export control measures apply irrespective of the quantity of goods intended for exportation

Bureaucracy required and operational process may take longer so one needs more preparation and logistical organization. So far we had no problems.

Some certificates are already digital (almost all).

Our message to all our customers

The Coronavirus has hit all around the world and is a serious pandemic. Please ensure you are cautious and protective of those around you.

Stay informed by watching news about the pandemic and practise good hygiene.

Imports and Exports

The global industry of imports and exports has been affected. The #covid-19 pandemic has swept through China and major destinations.

We are practising safe hygiene.

Wash your hands

Washing your hands for 20 seconds with soap is a must in order to kill the virus on your hands.

Do not touch your face

The virus spreads incredibly easily by means of your hands. Touching your face, allows the virus to be ingested.

Avoid close contact

Do not shake hands or fist bump. Touching can spread the virus

We wish you all safety in these trying conditions

Our Business

Our top categories for Imports / Exports

We have a high standard and proven track record. Our passion is bringing you closer to your products.

Frozen Meat

Frozen meat

Beef, poultry
and pork

Fish and Sea food

Fish and Sea food

Tilapia, shrimps, crab, calamari, cuttlefish, hake, tuna, mackerel

Fruits and Vegetables

Fruits and Vegetables

South African exports include fruit & vegetables


Assorted juices

Export the healthiest assortment of juices



Usabco – Addis ( exclusive agent / seller to Angola )



All types / assorted brands



All types / assorted brands



Wine Distributors, All types / assorted brands



Milk, yoghurt, butter and cheeses

"Working with ONI as a well-organised, knowledgeable team allows us to focus on delivering our best Liner Agency service while removing the uncertainty of the many intricacies that Shippers face in International Trade. We see ONI as a strategic partner in boosting overall Trade and growth in Africa."

- Charné Playton

"Usabco has been dealing with Oni for over 15 years and in that time have found them to be a trustworthy and dynamic company to work with. We would highly recommend their services to any prospective client."

- Joel Wallace

"We have been ONI IMPORT EXPORT South Africa clients for about 8 years. At the time we were searching for a reliable and efficient supplier of South African products able to fulfill our requests according to our scale and dimension. We found what we were looking for in ONI IMPORT EXPORT, providing customer support well above average, adapting to our requirements and helping us grow. Requests are handled promptly and efficiently in a trustworthy manner. ONI IMPORT EXPORT is currently one of our preferred suppliers not only for products of South African origin, but also the rest of the world."

- Augusto Sousa