Tanzania Freight Forwarders Association was established in 1979 in Dar Es Salaam, by a small group of Freight Forwarders who saw a need to meet the professional demands of its members. TAFFA is a member of FIATA, the International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations.

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There are three types of membership in the association namely Corprate Membership, Associate Membership and Honorary Membership. Each gives a member different right and role in this association.

Corprate Members(Full Membership)

All those firms/companies associated and or engaged in the Freight Logistics business, and holding valid customs and Business License in Tanzania shall be eligible for full Membership.

Associate Members

a) All those Firms and companies engaged in business related to Freight Logistics Management, supply chain industry inside and outside Tanzania
b) Associate members shall neither vote nor present motions.

Honorary Members

a) Persons of distinction (Ex official members of Government, Public and Private Sectors).
b) Honorary Member shall be nominated by the Executive Council to be ratified by the General Assembly Meeting.
c) Honorary Member shall Not Vote nor present motions