Packtra PLC

Phone +251 115 52 37 11
Fax +251 115 51 37 88
Mobile +251 911 21 28 16
Mobile 2 +251 921 54 45 57
LocationAddis Ababa Stadium, Next to Ethiopian Red Cross Association, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Primary CategoryClearing/ Packing/ Transit & Forwarding
Packtra PLC

Established in 1991, Packtra PLC is a pioneer logistics company in Ethiopia specializing in professional packing, moving, warehousing, heavy-lifting, sea and air freight, land transportation, clearing, as well as transiting. Packtra has built up its visibility in the business community to be regarded as “the Careful Movers”.

Our Services


Packing and Moving

Packtra PLC has developed a professional packing, unpacking and crating service for customers. 

We recommend that you consider our professional packing service for your fragile items and items requiring special care. We have the expertise and experience to make sure that customers who choose our packing service find their items packed properly and in a well-organized manner.

Warehousing and Heavy-Lifting

Packtra PLC has large storage areas for transit goods. We have 3,000m2 wall-to-wall concrete warehouse for cargo.

Packtra PLC also provides temporary storage service for incoming and outgoing air and sea shipments to facilitate delivery or shipment.

Our warehouse is equipped to accommodate various types of cargo and has special compartments for storing cargo of different kinds in full compliance with storage requirements.

We recommend you to store your goods at our warehouse which is under constant 24/7 surveillance. We own different capacity forklifts and cranes for loading and unloading of heavy items.

Air and Sea Freight

Packtra PLC specializes in handling Sea and Air Freight Cargos. We operate through all ports like Djibouti, Bole International Airport and all Dry ports of Ethiopia. Packtra being IATA Cargo Agent, issues Airway Bill for different airlines.

Land Transport

We own and operate our own fleet of trucks which includes 25 trucks of 18 wheelers and special trucks up to 90-ton trailer capacity.

We recommend you to use our transportation service for your goods safe and fast transit.

Clearing and Forwarding

Packtra PLC covers both international and domestic freight forwarding. Due to our long years of service in the business our staff have gained significant experience in transporting cargoes on affirmed routes, and are well prepared to meet the challenges in handling each individual shipment.

Packtra PLC is also licensed to transit cargo through customs,completing all local formalities. All our offices ae interconnected through the internet; customs declarations are made online.

We conduct custom clearance in all Ethiopian Customs offices ( Dry Ports ICD / CFS, Bonded warehouse) on:

  • Import and export customs clearance (air and sea)
  • Representation and liaison with the Customs

Consolidation and Deconsolidation

Packtra PLC provides consolidation and deconsolidation service with professionals who satisfy the need of our customers with special care for your staff without any damage.

Small producers who have an interest in exporting their products by sea or air may use our consolidation service.

 Merit and capacity details:

    •  International memberships,
    •  IATA/ accredited cargo agent
    •  WCA member with access to local agents worldwide
    •  IAM member with access to moving agents, worldwide
    •  ISO certified

 We self-own:

    •  2 strategically located warehouses
    •  25 trucks for your container export and import
    •  Minivans and boxed vehicles for your ex-factory export and import through airport
    •  Forklift and crane of different capacity

Our Offices

  • Headquarter at the center of Addis Ababa
  • Airport office at Ethiopian Airlines Cargo Terminal
  • Comet office inside the major customs depot
  • Djibouti branch office

Our Notable Customers

  • Ethiopian Airlines
  • Hilton Addis Ababa Hotel
  • Embassies
  • Guli Food PLC
  • C & H garment
  • Diasporas and returnees
  • MOFA
  • AU
  • African Development Bank
  • Kajima road construction project

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