Phoenix Contact in South Africa

Phoenix Contact in South Africa

Phoenix Contact South Africa

Phoenix Contact entered South Africa in 1969 and became a wholly owned sales subsidiary in 2001, with our Headquarters located in Randburg Johannesburg.

We are recognised as a leader in connection technology and maintain extensive inventories to service this market. We have branch offices and warehouses
in the coastal centres of Cape Town and Durban, and sales offices in Port Elizabeth and the North East Region as well as being represented in several Sub-Saharan African Countries.

Our actions are directed at the complete satisfaction of our customers. This includes not only quality products, but also the best possible consultation, competent service and prompt support. We offer our customers high quality durable products, joint project management, assistance in programming, consultation during installation and start-up processes, customer education and training and Technical support.

About Phoenix Contact

We are a family business headquartered in Germany. The Group includes fifteen German and four international companies as well as 55 sales companies all over the world. Internationally, we are present in more than 100 countries.

  • Company headquarters: 32825 Blomberg, Germany
  • Founding year: 1923 in Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Employees worldwide: 20,300
  • Turnover in 2021: 2.97 billion euros
  • Production sites: 11
  • Sales locations: 55
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Working for Phoenix Contact


Become part of the Phoenix Contact family! Around 20,300 employees worldwide belong to our large community. Our daily cooperation is based on working together in partnership and trust. Our motivation: Together we enthusiastically produce and sell products, systems, and solutions for a smart world. A global player and a medium-sized family business – we are both at the same time.

What drives us

At Phoenix Contact, our approach is innovative, sustainable, and based on partnership. This applies to how we deal with employees as well as with our customers.
We are also conscious of our social and environmental responsibility and we act accordingly. With the vision of the All Electric Society, we also want to empower our customers to act more sustainably by enabling the comprehensive electrification, networking, and automation of all sectors of the economy and infrastructure with our products and solutions.

What we do

Phoenix Contact solutions are used wherever processes need to run automatically. This can be in industrial production facilities, in the field of renewable energy, in infrastructure, or for complex device connections. Our products are used wherever power or data flows are connected, distributed, and controlled. Your benefits go beyond the pure function: Our products help our partners to develop sustainable applications with more efficient processes and reduced costs.

Company certificates

At Phoenix Contact, quality is essential: This applies to every product, to the Phoenix Contact Group, and to our subsidiary. To fully meet this requirement, Phoenix Contact has been audited and certified several times as a company, including for quality management, environmental management, energy management, and occupational health and safety.