December 01, 2000

UTi to Report Third Quarter Results on December 7.

Rancho Dominguez, CA - November 30, 2000 - UTi Worldwide Inc.(Nasdaq:UTIW) said that on Thursday, December 7, 2000 the company will release results for its third quarter ended October 31. The company also said that Chief Executive Officer Roger I. MacFarlane and Chief Financial Officer Lawrence R. Samuels will host an investor conference call the next day, Friday, December 8 at 8:00 a.m. PST (11:00 a.m. EST) to review the company's financials and operations for the third quarter and nine-month periods.

The call will be open to all interested investors through a live, listen-only audio Web broadcast via the Internet at and, or by calling (212) 896-6041 (domestic and international). For those who are not available to listen to the live broadcast, the call will be archived for two weeks through 6:00 p.m. PST, Friday, December 22, 2000 on both Web sites. A telephonic playback of the conference call also will be available during that same time frame by calling (800) 633-8284 (domestic) or (858) 812-6440 (international) and using Reservation No. 17113844.

About UTi Worldwide Inc.

UTi is a global, non-asset based supply chain management business, providing logistics, planning and optimization solutions for its customers. The company's services encompass freight forwarding, customs brokerage and warehousing, including the coordination of shipping and the storage of raw materials, supplies, components and finished goods. Through its supply chain planning and optimization services, UTi assists clients in designing and implementing systems that improve predictability and visibility and reduce supply chain costs.

Contact:      Cecilia Wilkinson / Julie Crandall
Pondel/Wilkinson Group
+1 (310) 207-9300