About Nipponex


Nipponex has been established in 1999, as one of Cape Town’s leading consulting companies owned and run by Japanese providing a bridge between Japan and South Africa, and its neighbouring countries.

Travel Services

We provide hotel reservations, airport transfers, car rental, day tours, and overnight tours in South Africa, Namibia, Zimbabwe and Botswana.

Our Tour Partner

Tour d'Afrique

Our Schedule Tour Partners

African Eagle  Hylton Ross  Springbok Atlas   

Representation Services (Fishing)

We provide representative services for Japanese companies and their joint venture companies in South Africa, Namibia and Angola. We arrange trans-shipment and coordination with shipping lines and shipping agencies.

Representation Services (Language School)
We are in charge of the Japanese section at Cape Studies, one of the leading language schools in Cape Town. Cape Studies has established a niche market by providing 2 Japanese representatives to support their Japanese students and their affiliated agencies in Japan. We also visit Cape Studies once a week to interact with Japanese students in addition to telephone and e-mail support 24/7.

Import & Export Clearing Services

We have our own import and export permits in South Africa and provide import and export services for various goods on behalf of clients. We also provide physical customs clearance at various harbours and airports in South Africa, Namibia, and Angola.

Our Partner

Trade Ocean Shipping Services (PTY) Ltd

Interpreting & Translation Services

We provide various translation and interpreting services including sworn translations and simultaneous interpreting. The owner is the only qualified sworn translator/interpreter available in South Africa and has much experience gained at various international conferences and business meetings over the past years. We also provide freelance translators and interpreters.


Company’s info

Name :

Nipponex Services

Company’s registration


VAT registration



February 1999

The number of staffs


OUR clients

Public Sectors

Japanese Embassy, Japanese Consulate,  Japan External Trade Organization, The City of Kobe, The City of Yokohama, Overseas Fisheires Cooperation Foundation, Port of Nagoya, Japanese Trade Union Confederation,

Private Sectors

Mitsubishi Research Institute, Nippon Travel Agency, Maruha, Nippon Suisan Kaisha、Diamond Inc, AIU, Xerox, AUDI Magazine Japan, TBS Britannica, Fuji Television Network Inc, Bungeishunju Ltd. Design Indaba, Protea Japan, Multichoice, NGK Ceramics