Thu, 25 Feb 2021
22.7 C
Durban
Home Transport & Logistics Exports & Imports

Exports & Imports

Logistics barometer points to two-speed recovery

A year after the Ctrack Freight Transport Index turned negative the recovery is now well and truly underway. According to Ctrack SA, the biggest...

‘Black belt’ best practices behind EC export powerhouse

FORD’S Struandale Engine Plant is one of the Eastern Cape’s leading exporters, having recently won its fourth Best Exporter OEM award from Exporters Eastern...

Good news at last for battered transport and freight sector

SOUTH Africa’s transport and freight volumes increased 20.6 percent in June compared to May across all sectors. That’s a welcome finding of the latest Ctrack...

Humungous! Scale of automaker’s R365m parts warehouse expansion

WORK has begun in earnest at the Toyota Parts Distribution Warehouse in Atlas Road, East Rand, where Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) is expanding...

Hefty bills for importers as containers pile up in storage

SOUTH African businesses are faced with a huge bill, estimated at R1.4-billion, for storage and other costs accumulated during the 27 days of Level...

‘Irrational’ import duties are crippling SA steel downstream

THE protection of loss-making ArcelorMittal South Africa (AMSA) is irrational and crippling the local steel industry downstream, writes Gerhard Papenfus, Chief Executive of the National...

Coronavirus port action plan

TRANSNET has implemented additional procedures for all vessels entering South African ports in a bid to contain the Novel Coronavirus. The virus, which originated in...

R400m tanker investment for Petrochem giant

NDUNA Maritime and Sasol have entered into a R400-million enterprise and supplier development (ESD) funding agreement through the Sasol Siyakha Trust, in South Africa’s...

Most Read

CASE STUDY: Safe and efficient maintenance with a scalable and adaptable Lockout/Tagout implementation

Ontex, a leading international personal hygiene group, wanted to achieve a high level of safety and efficiency for machine maintenance interventions. Read how Brady...

Fuel prices head for record highs

SOARING international oil prices have set the stage for yet another hefty hike in fuel prices. That’s the warning from the Automobile Association (AA),...

R500m roads upgrade for Buffalo City

THE South African National Roads Agency (SANRAL) is to pump an estimated R500 million into a road infrastructure project in the Buffalo City Metropolitan...

Bakkie maker says YES again to youth employment

ISUZU Motors South Africa (IMSAf) has this week welcomed the next group of Youth Employment Service (YES) candidates. The YES programme, which was launched by...