Part & Parcel of the South African Automotive Industry

RL-KLT containers

The international automotive industry; concentrated in Germany, Japan and the United States relies on an extensive global infrastructure to move massive amounts of parts around on rail, sea and road. In order to optimise the logistics chain within this industry, an international small load carrier system standard was created, governed by the German Quality Management Standard VDA.The VDA Standard serves to accredit suppliers within the Industry and considers the Suppliers’ Management, Products and Processes which need to prove at least 90% compliance with the standard in order to achieve a formal quality accreditation.