Organized by:

China-Africa Advisory

The Ethiopia Logistics Solutions Exhibition is a unique opportunity to promote your business to key decision-makers of Ethiopia’s striving logistics sector. Organized by The ChinaAfricaAdvisory, the Exhibition will bring together representatives from government, financial institutions and international and domestic companies to discuss opportunities arising from Ethiopia’s quickly changing logistics landscape and to showcase innovative logistics solutions. 

As an integral part of the Conference, the Exhibition will take place adjacent to the main conference hall. All exhibitors will have the chance to present themselves on the conference stage during the opening session. 

For further information and booking arrangements, please contact The ChinaAfricaAdvisory at events@chinaafricaadvisory.com.


Bistra Transit

Bistra Transit Service

Bistra Transit Service was established in 1991 E.C. and provides services in customs clearing, freight forwarding, consulting, banking, insurance and trade. We offer over all supervision in coordination of activities in storage, multi-transportation arrangements for import and export of cargos; transportation of goods from and to inland destination and to and from any designated places; and render efficient and effective customs clearing and freight forwarding services at inland customs.



CLS Logistics Services PLC

At CLS we serve by creating a workplace where our dynamic young team is dedicated to the customer in a distinctive way and strives to meet the desired goal. Our rich industry experience and well-qualified workforce cover all aspects of logistics including sea freight, air freight, land transportation, LCL cargo consolidation, chartering of vessels or flights, warehousing, distribution, custom clearance with ease and elegance. We are exclusive agent for Bollore Logistics for more than 12 years in Ethiopia. We have access, through our partner, to a wide network or agencies (600) all over the world. With the opening of the logistics sector in Ethiopia we have taken our partnership with Bollore Logistics to the next level and have signed on Wednesday, 13 March 2019, a Memorandum of Understanding to create a joint-venture. We aim to improve the supply chain of strategic sectors in the country such as textiles, coffee, industrial projects and infrastructure following the partial opening of the logistics sector in Ethiopia.



DHL Ethiopian Airlines Logistics Services S.C.

DHL Ethiopian Airlines Logistics Services is established as a joint venture between DHL Global Forwarding and Ethiopian Airlines providing freight forwarding services for Air, Ocean, Rail, and Road transport with a vision to transform the country’s logistics performance to a level of global best practices, end-to-end connectivity with optimal time and reduced cost through our network available in more than 220 countries.



Ethiopian Freight Forwarders and Shipping Agents Association

Established in 1998, Ethiopian Freight Forwarders and Shipping Agents Association (EFFSAA) is a national association of professional logisticians and pursues the following objectives: 

  • Setting standards
  • Improving capacity and competency levels
  • Sharing experiences 
  • Arbitrating conflicts of finance and operations 
  • Lobbying for the improvements of policies 
  • Partnering with networks and institutions in the logistics sector 
  • Promoting the freight logistics sector to the society at large



Ethiopian Logistics Community of Practice

Established in 2018, the Ethiopian Logistics Community of Practice (ELCoP) is a national association that aims to support integrated logistics operations in Ethiopia that are reliable, effective and efficient, while protecting the interests of domestic logistics companies and their employees.

E-mail: elcop@elcop.info


Ethiopian Railways Corporation

Ethiopian Railways Corporation was established in 2007 to develop railway infrastructure and provide passenger and freight rail transportation services in Ethiopia. Its mission is to support Ethiopia’s fast-growing economy through effective transportation of bulk freight within short period of time and to expand passenger railway transport services throughout the country.



Global Business Network (GBN) Programme

Funded by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), the Global Business Network (GBN) Programme is a global project that combines entrepreneurship with sustainable economic and social engagement. The main objective is to improve the cooperation relationships between local enterprises and institutions in selected partner countries and German and European companies and institutions. For this purpose, the project is setting up Business & Cooperation Desks in six countries in Africa and Asia.


Laas Group

LAAS Group

LAAS Group is a group based in Somaliland and operating in three sectors: Manufacturing, Logistics and Services (Advertising, Print, TV)
The Logistics division comprises of 4 companies: Integrated Shipping Services (ISS), Somfreight, International Courier Network and Reliance Surveyors. LAAS Group logistics companies exclusively represent internationally renowned companies such as DHL Express, Maersk Line, Ethiopian Shipping Line to service the African region from the port of Berbera in Somaliland.



LOHR Group

For more than 50 years, the French family-ran Lohr Group has been a global specialist in the design, manufacturing and marketing of transport systems for goods and people, generating 80% of the its turnover from the export market.
Today, with a global manufacturing footprint including seven plants across three continents, 2,000 employees and a research and development centre with 150 engineers and technicians, Lohr continues to assert its position as the world leader in car transporting, to develop its piggyback activity and to promote projects for sustainable mobility.


Pave Logistics

Pave Logistics

Envisioning to be the top logistics service provider in 10 years in Ethiopia and bridging intra African markets, Pave Logistics was established in 2015 G.C. Being a multidimensional service provider. Pave Logistics serves the local market impeccably by land transportation in import/export, canvasing of sea freight, air freight sales, clearance and transportation to and from customers’ premises, value added services on consultancy on compliance, and many more. 

As the youngest company, Pave Logistics relies on knowledge, technology, commitment, honesty and speed to bring solutions to its customers’ businesses. Currently we run our services in 10 branches in Ethiopia, one liaison office at Djibouti port and our new establishment at Tianjin port, China. This will give our clients the freedom of having unlimited services at any requirement.


Thelo DB
Railways for Africa

Thelo DB is an incorporated partnership between South Africa’s Thelo Ventures (Pty) Limited and Germany’s Deutsche Bahn represented (DB) by DB Engineering & Consulting GmbH.

It brings capacity to the African Railway sector, supporting development of new railway corridors and enhancing operational efficiencies of existing networks and workforce.
Thelo DB is committed to modernizing and expanding the African continent’s transportation network, combining Thelo Venture’s proven expertise in rolling stock supply with DB‘s world leading reputation in designing, engineering, operation and maintaining rail networks around the world.