Tuesday, March 28, 2023
40 ft Container

Top 5 Tips for Renting a Container

Renting containers has increased in popularity as businesses and individuals discover their value as a versatile storage solution with a multitude of functions and...
Wind Turbine Columns

The Green Port Making Green Energy Possible

As the only port with a green status in the Southern African port system, Transnet National Ports Authority’s (TNPA) Port of Ngqura has now...

Massive Bills Face Importers as Containers Pile Up in Storage

South African businesses are faced with a huge bill, estimated at R1.4-billion, for storage and demurrage costs accumulated during the 27 days of Level...
Barge Sarah at the Port of Walvis Bay, Namibia

Big Boost for Namibian Bunkering

Engen has enhanced bunkering supply in Namibia by acquiring the exclusive services of a 2000 MT Barge, which will be made available to rigs,...
MOL Container Vessel calling at Port of Durban

Ports Regulator of South Africa Slashes Port Tariffs

Shipping agents are happy, shipping lines are unhappy and Transnet National Ports Authority has some thinking to do. This was the outcome of the...
Maribo Maersk

Amazon vs Maersk: The Clash of Titans Shaking the Container Industry

Approximately 90% of the world’s trade travels by sea and one would expect the industry’s supply chain to be the height of modernity by...
OTGC Artist Impression at Port of Ngqura

Progress With New Liquid Bulk Facility at the Port of Ngqura

TNPA has already completed Phase 1 of the infrastructure required to service the site. It includes the construction of a new access road from...
Marlin Ammolite discharging at Burgan Cape Terminal

Port of Cape Town’s New Fuel Storage Facility Open for Business

The Port of Cape Town’s new fuel storage facility operated by black-empowered Burgan Cape Terminals, is now fully operational. The terminal received its pilot consignment of...

Market Growth in 2017 Strongly Linked to Consumer Spending and Mining Commodity Demand Swing

Stronger global trade is expected this year and as reported by the World Trade Organization, indicators like export orders and container shipping are on...
Colombo Express

Leading Global Shipping Company Invests in Growing East African Market

Hapag-Lloyd is continuing to focus on the growing market in East Africa. With annual growth rates of approximately six percent, the region tops the...