One report by the bank found inefficiencies and governance issues at Dar es Salaam port cost Tanzania $2.4 billion per year, equivalent to the value of 25 percent of the total volume of merchandise imported to the country in 2012.
Port of Dar es Salaam
19 Jan 2016
Shore handling charges at the key East Africa gateway ports of Mombasa and Dar es Salaam increased in 2015 while port dwell times for cargo continued to languish well below global standards.
29 Sep 2015
The fast-growing port of Dar es Salaam is working to double its annual capacity to 30 million metric tons per year and reduce dwell times from nine days to five by 2020, in an effort to become the top gateway to landlocked East African countries.