Business units

Barloworld provides integrated industrial solutions in distribution, fleet services, product support, rental and logistics.

Barloworld Equipment


Barloworld Equipment has partnered with Caterpillar for 87 years and is currently the Cat dealer for earthmoving and power generation equipment in 11 southern African countries, Iberia (Spain and Portugal), Russia (Eastern and Western Siberia), Yakutia and the Russian Far East). The Bucyrus equipment distribution business acquired from Caterpillar Global Mining in southern Africa and Russia is now fully integrated into Barloworld Equipment’s Cat solutions offering and the Equipment business sells and supports the most comprehensive opencast and underground mining equipment product line in these territories. The Equipment division also represents MaK and Perkins engines.

Barloworld Handling


Barloworld Handling represents Massey Ferguson and Challenger (AGCO) agricultural products and Hyster and Utilev materials handling equipment in southern Africa.

Barloworld Automotive


Barloworld Automotive comprises of the following world class business units; Avis and Budget Rent a Car, Avis Fleet, Barloworld Motor Retail and Digital Disposal Solutions.

By leveraging core competencies, systems, best practices and collective wisdom within and across all business units, Barloworld Automotive delivers a wide range of highly integrated vehicle usage solutions-customised solutions that create shared value for our customers, company and all stakeholders involved. It has an exemplary track record of building long-term relationships with local and global customers and principals.

Barloworld Logistics


Barloworld Logistics has grown into a significant supply chain solutions business in southern Africa with complementary operations in the Middle East, the United Kingdom and the United States of America.

Long-term partnerships with blue chip clients such as Illovo, Nike SA, PPC, Mars, BP, Toyota SA, Unilever, Corobrik and Barloworld Equipment, not only highlights our capabilities, but also our commitment to delivering successful supply chain solutions that work well into the future.