WHO WE ARE
Finding Inspiration in Every Turn
STC is the 1st Mn back-of-port export logistic services company to conduct the loading of a Bulk Manganese vessel via PON (77 000 MT) and loaded the largest bulk Mn ship of 79 000 MT to date at PON.
Capacity to handle 2,8mil tons per Anum & offload 55000 tons per week
Averages 10-11 hours turn-around-time offloading time per 104 wagon train
Averages 10000 tons on top ship per 24 hours of ship loading
Level - 2 BBBEE accreditation: STC has 30% direct, unencumbered BBBEE shareholding, with ±70% BBBEE / Historical Disadvantage Individuals Employment
* Our mission is to ensure the best relationship with our clients and Transnet both during and after their goals have been met.
* Creating export opportunities in Gqeberha, Ngqura and other ports.
* Offering solutions to the industry and Transnet wherever there is a gap in existing
* Providing new infrastructure where necessary.
* Creating jobs and assisting the South African economy
Displaying integrity in our interaction with others. We are ever conscious of our ethical responsibilities.
Providing quality service which for us is characterized by technical services that are applicable to our customers. As such we appreciate the need to continually improve our technical knowledge and keep up with industry development.
It is important to us that our clients and Transnet can say that they rely on us to deliver on time.
BUILDING A SOLID NAME
With our clients and Transnet (to the extent that we are involved) and therefore for ourselves, because our client’s success is our achievement. Through this we strive for greatness one day at a time.
We endeavor to maintain an empowering environment for our professional staff in which they grow in knowledge building confidence and overall professional development.
The Swartkops Terminal has received two prestigious awards. One for "JOB CREATION" and the second for "BEST PROVIDER OF SERVICE TO EXPORTERS" at an event held in Gqeberha on Friday,17th August, 2018 at The Boardwalk Hotel, Summerstrand.
The Eastern Cape Exports Award Ceremony is held annually in Gqeberha to honour entities involved in exporting, either directly or indirectly. For Swartkops Terminal, winning these awards gave us the recognition which generated a substantial and sustained increase in the manganese export industry.
The Eastern Cape Export committee's mission is to encourage more local firms to prepare themselves to take on the challenge of transporting and to assist existing exporters to become more globally competitive. The award ceremony in the Eastern Cape Region includes the ports of Gqeberha, East London, and Ngqura.
On 08th November 2018, The Swartkops Terminal (STC) was also one of the Top 20 Finalists in the 2018 South African Small Business Awards.STC won the Nelson Mandela Bay municipality "TOP COAL & ORE EXPORTER" category for the Top 50 companies in the metropolitan.
The award was given, among others, to longstanding entrepreneurs and investors for their roles that have developed the economy, creating employment and promoting investment in the Gqeberha Region. The Mayor said the government’s core goal of eradicating poverty, unemployment, and equality was enabled through continued investment in the business sector.
The Swartkops Terminal is privileged to have been part of this and will keep striving to support the government in reaching this goal. In the Investing in People category of the National Business Awards in November 2017.
These National Business Awards are regarded as 'the Oscars' of South African Business and give recognition to the success, innovation, inspirational leadership and ethics of South African business across all sectors.