Summit Organizers

Tanzania Freight Forwarders Association (TAFFA)

Tanzania Freight Forwarders Association (TAFFA) is a Registered Association dealing in Freight and Forwarding in Tanzania, representing its members’ concerns in the industry while it also acts as policy advocacy and professional consultant in making the industry work in accordance with the best practices and expertise.

TAFFA at international level, is a member of FIATA which is an international Federation of Freight forwarders Association representing 40,000 people in 150 countries including Tanzania.

TAFFA has been privileged to host the Global Logistics Summit – Tanzania 2017 conference to be held from 23-26, August, 2017, at Ramada Resort in Dar es Salaam in Tanzania.

The GLS-TZ 2017 conference aims to bring together logistics experts, freights forwarders in Tanzania and around East Africa to discuss and identify opportunities in the industry so as to position Tanzania and East Africa as the new gate way for clearing and forwarding.

The conference expects to attract about 200 international freight forwarders and 100 local stakeholders in the industry including government officials, senior freight and forwarders associations, ambassadors, policy makers, insurers, services providers, legal counsel, product providers, bankers association, media people, airline companies and much more to discuss the challenges, new trends as well as to network and sharing experience among attendees.

Minister Of Works, Transport and Communication (MWTC)