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-25°The coolest place in KZN

idube cold storage

Idube Cold Storage is conveniently situated in the Dube Trade Port at King Shaka International Airport. It has easy access to all the major routes on the North Coast and an easy link to the Durban Port.

The main purpose of the facility is to handle and store locally manufactured perishable product for export and import purposes.

The location of the facility offers easy access to the KSIA Cargo Terminal for any air cargo requirements. One of the major benefits of our location is that we are within an IDZ (International Development Zone) which offers high security for our clients product.

We comply to a rigid quality management program that conforms to HACCP and ISO 22000 principles.

The facility is registered with the Department of Agriculture Forestry and Fisheries, National State Veterinary Services, Perishable Product Export Control Board and the Department of health.

We have a capacity of 8500 hi-cubed, mobile racking spaces. We have 3 chambers and can handle a total of 12000 tonnes of product. All our racking is certified to carry a Maximum of 1.4 tonnes per pallet space.


One of the three chambers have been designed to be a dedicated drum room. The racking can utilize 1.2m x 1.2m type M pallet basis. This room enables us to bring drum temperatures down in a short time, almost acting as a blast freezer.

Our plant has a multi temperature capabilities that vary between + 7 Degrees Celsius and -30 Degrees Celsius.

We will soon be able to offer “Bonded Warehouse” storage options.

We are a Level 2 BBBEE contributor.


The cold chain ensures that perishable food products are safe and of a high quality from the point of origin to the point of consumption. Failure to maintain products at the correct temperatures can result in a variety of negative attributes including, textural degradation, discolouring, bruising and microbial growth. Quality products correctly stored lead to customer satisfaction, greater demand and the overall protection of public health. Idube Cold Storage are a vital part of this cold chain.


iDube Cold Storage strives to give high quality value for money, hands on service. We respect our community and strive to empower all our staff.

By putting our customers, their product and needs first, we aim to be the preferred cold storage facility in KZN.


iDube Cold Storage aim to become a respected, progressive facility which excels in service and customer satisfaction. Delighting our customers.


Respect  Integrity  Passion  Professionalism  Excellence


Company registration number   2014/061146/07

VAT number   494 0272 828

Certifications & Awards

Certificate of Acceptability for Food Premises

Issued by the
Ethekweni Municipality
Health Unit
Community & Emergency Services

Certificate for a Veterinary Approved Establishment

Issued by the
Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

Certificate of

Issued by the
The Perishable Products Export Control Board (PPECB)

Dube Tradeport
CEO Award

Issued by the
Dube TradePort Corporation

idube Services

  • Weighing
  • Sorting
  • Handling
  • Storage
  • Food safety inspections
  • Handle any perishable food products
  • Import
  • Export
  • Re-packing
  • Palettizing
  • Transport to Durban Port / Air Cargo Terminal

Contact Us

Physical Address

9 Mzimkhulu Drive
Dube Trade Port
King Shaka International Airport

Postal Address

PO Box 6048

GPS Co-ordinates


Contact Person

Hoffie Rautenbach

Contact Numbers

Office: +27 (0)32 815 3300
Cell: +27 (0)71 312 1569


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The purpose of the facility is to provide a world class service to importers, exporters and local producers of perishable products.