Namibia's Walvis Bay will begin an upgrade early next year to transform its port into a regional hub that can handle about a million containers a year, according to Namibian Port Authority's chief executive Bisey Uirab.
14 Nov 2013 10:22
The MSC Opera arrived in Cape Town on 11 November 2013 for the start of the 20-13/14 summer cruise season.
11 Nov 2013 10:47
South African bulk-haulage company Cargo Carriers is increasingly active through sub-Saharan Africa, as African economies continue to grow apace despite a global recession.
8 Nov 2013 11:03
It's fair to say that Africa's logistics story is only now being written, especially where its courier and express parcel (CEP) industries are concerned.
30 Oct 2013 09:35
Transnet said its profit for the quarter increased by 71.2% to R2.9bn, on revenue that was 14.3% higher at R28.5bn and earnings before interest tax‚ depreciation and amortisation up by 19.3% to R12bn.
25 Oct 2013 10:51
JSE-listed Santova (SNV) said on Tuesday (22 October) it expected its normalised headline earnings per share for the six months to August to be between 25% and 35% higher than last year's interim earnings.
By Nick Hedley 23 Oct 2013 09:15
The alliance between Massinga Beach and Castelo do Mar along with further developments by co-owner Darin D'Oliveira, will soon open up and boost Inhambane in Mozambique as a destination of choice, benefitting other lodges in the area.
22 Oct 2013 09:56
After waiting 40 years to break the annual record tonnage of 14.7m tons (Mt) shipped in 1972‚ Maputo port will this year ship 18Mt after a record 15.2Mt last year‚ Maputo Port commercial director Johann Botha told I-Net Bridge.
By Helmo Preuss 14 Oct 2013 08:33
SA was the only country in the Brics bloc that did not have a maritime policy or strategy and that owned no ships‚ Transport Minister Dipuo Peters noted in the annual report of her department.
By Linda Ensor 9 Oct 2013 10:45
The Richards Bay Coal Terminal (RBCT) could hit record export levels of about 70m tons this year if the coal exporters step up sales volumes in the last three months as they traditionally do.
By Brendan Ryan 9 Oct 2013 06:52
South Africa's Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies has called India Africa's oldest ally, as he praised that country for its continued involvement in Africa's development.
2 Oct 2013 13:18
Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has officially launched this year's Transport Month, where she highlighted Government's on-going interventions to curb road carnage and the progress made in providing an efficient and reliable public transport system.
2 Oct 2013 10:05
South Africa's ship register is seen as "uncompetitive", a perception that has resulted in not a single merchant vessel being listed, according to the SA Maritime Safety Authority (Samsa).
By Richard Davies 2 Oct 2013 08:31
SA's empty registry of locally flagged cargo and passenger ships has prompted treasury to propose a tax break to revive the country's maritime industry and attract vessel owners.
30 Sep 2013 12:26
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