The Siginon Cargo Centre Division is one of the four licensed transit sheds in Kenya, and the only one with locations both at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport and Eldoret International Airport. Cargo Centres offer airlines/planes cargo ground handling/ warehousing services. With the world being what it is today, security and safety are paramount to the airlines. Siginon has therefore ensured full compliance in these areas.
The Siginon Clearing, Forwarding and Warehousing Division is the division charged with the responsibilities of providing logistics solutions to their customers through warehousing, clearing and forwarding. SFL offers both sea and air freight clearance. With 24 years of experience, they have been in the forefront in giving personalised, friendly yet efficient services to their customers. SFL will give its customers the professional guidance having worked closely with KRA Customs over the years, and nurtured a professional relationship.
Their customers range from major importers and exporters in both the sea and air sectors, to the small businessman in this field. Kencont Logistics, a fully-owned Siginon company, provides Container Freight Station (CFS) logistics, handling vehicles, and, more recently, containers imported into the country. CFS act on behalf of the Kenya Ports Authority. Their proximity to the port (2.5km) has led to faster turnaround of cargo and safety and zero security incidence over the last five years, making them the CFS of choice. In 2008 they handled 8,000 units of cars through their car terminal port.
Transworld Shipping, a subsidiary of Siginon, deals with all sea shippingrelated matters. The Company’s mission is to be the best provider of logistics solutions to their esteemed customers’ satisfaction, using the latest technology, through a highly motivated professional staff. Their values revolve around customer service, integrity, quality and a safety culture.
Here every employee is expected to exhibit high standards of integrity and professionalism. The Company believes in upholding very high standards of morality, honesty, sincerity and openness. They promote and operate within a culture of transparency, honesty and respect for and upholding the laws of this country. The Company always endeavours to proactively ensure a safe and clean environment and, under corporate social responsibility (CSR), Siginon remains a socially responsible and ethical corporate citizen and supports the community in its development activities.
Being a logistics company Siginon’s services are spread globally, working with agents in various countries. Their service delivery footprint is found in Europe, the Middle East, America, Africa, Australia and the Far East and she is a member of WCA, hence its global presence through various agencies that enable the picking up of cargo from anywhere in the world into the East African and Great Lakes region. Locally, Siginon covers the East Africa and the Great Lakes region.