Global air cargo demand drops by 10.6% in 2020
Global air cargo demand drops by 10.6% in 2020

Twenty-twenty was one of the worst years for air cargo demand since performance monitoring began in 1990...

4 Feb 2021

Transnet National Ports Authority move to improve competitiveness
Transnet National Ports Authority move to improve competitiveness

The Coega Development Corporation, developer and operator of the Coega Special Economic Zone has welcomed the move by Transnet National Ports Authority to relocate its head office to the Port of Ngqura...

28 Jan 2021

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DHL Global Forwarding invests R126.5m in new SA facility

The new facility will boast 10,000 square meters of warehousing space, doubling the existing capacity to meet future demand...

13 Jan 2021

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Africa airlines see fall in air cargo demand in November

Global air cargo demand improves in November but capacity remains constrained

8 Jan 2021

Lufthansa develops new product for transport of Covid-19 vaccines
Lufthansa develops new product for transport of Covid-19 vaccines

Lufthansa Cargo recently announced the launch of Covid-19 Temp Premium, specifically developed for the transport of Covid-19 vaccines...

28 Dec 2020

Transport, freight industry needs urgent government intervention
Transport, freight industry needs urgent government intervention

If order is not restored, the consequences could be catastrophic - not only for South Africa, but for the rest of Africa...

By RFA, SAAFF, SAEPA 22 Dec 2020

Under fire: Step up trucking safety on the roads
Under fire: Step up trucking safety on the roads

Not only is increased demand post hard lockdown putting pressure on operators, but border delays are impacting timelines. Growing crime and violence are also putting drivers, vehicles and cargo at risk...

By Jason Mellow 17 Dec 2020

Crime statistics reveal 32% spike in truck hijackings
Crime statistics reveal 32% spike in truck hijackings

An alarming increase in truck hijackings has raised a red flag for fleet owners to be extra vigilant over the festive season...

9 Dec 2020

Global trade connectivity rebounds, signals recovery from Covid-19 setback
Global trade connectivity rebounds, signals recovery from Covid-19 setback

Trade and capital flows have already started to recover and international data flows surged during the spreading pandemic as in-person contact migrated online, boosting international internet traffic, phone calls and e-commerce...

7 Dec 2020

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New partnership to expand e-logistics technology solutions across Africa

Imperial invests in, and partners with Lori Systems to expand its e-logistics technology solutions across Africa. This strategic partnership is the first of its kind at this scale and scope on the African continent...

4 Nov 2020

Bizcommunity and NSP Consultants congratulate BizListing winners!
Bizcommunity and NSP Consultants congratulate BizListing winners!

Congratulations to the SME companies who have won full-page BizListing entries in Bizcommunity's business directory...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 26 Oct 2020

Addressing supply chain disruption and compliance in the IMT sector in Africa
Addressing supply chain disruption and compliance in the IMT sector in Africa

Industrials, manufacturing and transportation (IMT) companies have some of the most complex supply chains of any sector and have been particularly hard hit by quarantines, travel restrictions, and other disruptions brought about by the global Covid-19 outbreak...

19 Oct 2020

White paper identifies critical challenges in Covid-19 logistics
White paper identifies critical challenges in Covid-19 logistics

With first emergency use authorisations for Covid-19 vaccines expected to be effective in the last quarter of 2020, logistics providers are challenged to rapidly establish medical supply chains to deliver serums of unparalleled amounts of more than ten billion doses worldwide...

2 Oct 2020

African airlines see 1% demand increase for cargo
African airlines see 1% demand increase for cargo

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets in August showing that improvement remains slow amid insufficient capacity...

30 Sep 2020

African airlines report 13.8% decline in air cargo demand
African airlines report 13.8% decline in air cargo demand

The data shows an improvement in global and regional air cargo demand, however, at a slower pace than some of the traditional leading indicators would suggest...

28 Jul 2020

Emirates SkyCargo expands network connectivity
Emirates SkyCargo expands network connectivity

Emirates SkyCargo will be operating scheduled cargo flights to 100 destinations across six continents during the month of July 2020.

9 Jul 2020

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Port of Cape Town receives additional capacity to assist in terminal operations

Transnet has introduced a number of solutions to deal with operational backlogs at the Port of Cape Town, caused by the Covid-19 pandemic in the region...

3 Jul 2020

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Global air cargo demand plummets

Data released by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) for global air freight markets in April showed that demand dropped by 27.7% compared to the same period in 2019 - the sharpest fall ever recorded...

9 Jun 2020

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OR Tambo cargo traffic up by 62% in April

OR Tambo International Airport has facilitated a total 1,400 landing and departing cargo flights from Thursday, 26 March up to Friday, 22 May...

29 May 2020

Mpact expands face shield range - adults, kids, hardhat shields and respiratory masks
Mpact expands face shield range - adults, kids, hardhat shields and respiratory masks

The safety of our communities is a top priority for us at Mpact. We have further expanded our face shield range and will be launching a respiratory mask during the course of June; ready for the re-opening of the many industries under Level 3 lockdown...

Issued by Mpact Plastics 29 May 2020



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