South Africa

03 Jul 2017
Japan's three major carriers say the new joint venture liner shipping company is ready to be established.
27 Jun 2017
There are some puzzling aspects of the decision by South African competition regulators to reject the proposed merger of the three Japanese carriers.
22 Jun 2017
The decision comes just days before the new joint venture Ocean Network Express was expected to be formed.
15 Dec 2016
South Africa’s national ports authority, Transnet, said it will shortly release a multi-billion-rand tender for maritime construction works at the country’s primary container port.
02 Nov 2016
South Africa’s national ports authority hinted that planned investment in port projects could be slowed.
19 Oct 2016
The big winner of a recent summit between Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa is likely to be refrigerated shipments out of Brazil.
15 Jun 2016
South Africa plans to invest billions in its ports to meet rising demand.
17 Feb 2016
Blood dripping from a U.S. freighter at Harare airport in Zimbabwe led the plane’s captain to a grim discovery when he opened a hatch and a body fell out.
19 Dec 2015
Transnet National Ports Authority is leading attempts to win road traffic back onto rail in South Africa, a shift it would stand to gain from the most.
02 Dec 2015
Despite signs that South Africa’s economy will enter a slowdown next year, container volume through Africa’s second-largest economy is forecast to rise in the mid-single digits.
24 Sep 2015
Hapag-Lloyd announced it is upgrading its West Africa Express, or WSX, service by adding a direct westbound call at Durban, South Africa starting Oct. 17 with the arrival of the Busan Trader at the South African port.