About Us

Bearings International is committed to delivering quality, with value, to all our clients.

Who are we

Bearings International, which includes Roller Chain-Opti, Bearings & Transmission, is a member of Hudaco Group. We are a leading distributor of bearings and power transmission products in Southern Africa. With our customer-focused approach, we are committed to delivering value to all our stakeholders, and offer quality solutions that make a real difference to optimising plant availability and turnaround time.

Bearings International is a solution-orientated organisation.

International Network

With over 58 years in the bearings industry, we’ve put our expertise to good use by going to great lengths to ensure our product range and services meet the changing needs of our clients, industry and business.

We are backed by an elite technical team, therefore we are able to cover the full spectrum of customer requirements and we are also able to ensure immediate availability of product through our nationwide network of branches.

If we don't have what you're looking for, we'll find it.

In case of an emergency or special requirement we are able to deliver what you need, timeously, because we have a global network.

Our customers get the best experience, from start to finish.


With our blue-chip SETA-aligned product training courses, we ensure our customers get the highest return on investment. We train our clients to ensure an understanding of the products they purchase from us, from product handling, to fitment and maintenance. These training costs are recoverable through relevant SETAs from the National Skills Development Fund. We’re currently ranked as a Level 3 BBBEE contributor.