Latest News for: South africa port


Grindrod chosen to develop box facility at Richards Bay

Splash24/7 21 Jun 2024
Grindrod has been awarded a contract by Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) to develop and operate a container terminal at Richards Bay, South Africa’s premier coal export facility.

Transnet ropes in Grindrod to ramp Port of Richards Bay container handling to 200 000 TEUs

Independent online (SA) 21 Jun 2024
Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) has appointed Grindrod South Africa as the preferred bidder to develop and operate a container-handling facility at the Port of Richards Bay, as part of plans ...

Export cars damaged in severe weather off the coast of Gqeberha

Independent online (SA) 20 Jun 2024
South Africa’s ports have experienced significant congestion delays over the past year, causing growing concern among business leaders with export contracts.

Iran's Navy says acquires advanced drones, to announce new unique additions to fleet

Press TV 19 Jun 2024
... the South Atlantic Ocean by crossing the strait ... After stopping for a few days in Rio de Janeiro, the naval squadron crossed the Atlantic Ocean and anchored in the city of Cape Town, South Africa.

A transport sector rebuild mandate for the GNU to create jobs

Independent online (SA) 18 Jun 2024
South Africa is fortunate to have seven car manufacturers producing nearly 700 000 vehicles annually for the domestic and international markets ... Mercedes South Africa, needs to cancel its unacceptable plans to retrench 700 workers.

Amiwero: New Port Bill Will Foster Duplications, Create Confusion

This Day 17 Jun 2024
Most of the things you see in Nigerian ports are something we advise on ... What you have in South Africa is one single law, and you have an independent regulator that actually concentrates on the ports ... I trained on port concession in 1999.

SA mining activity rebounds in April on suspension of load shedding

Independent online (SA) 14 Jun 2024
... made at the ports ... “Moreover, while progress has been made with regard to easing congestion at the ports, South Africa’s logistical challenges continue to weigh on activity and export potential.”.

SA port inefficiencies persist as miffed Transnet shrugs off World Bank Index

Independent online (SA) 13 Jun 2024
However, South African mining and industry executives insisted that some of South Africa’s port terminals were in a worse state as a number of export commodities were still moved by road and not rail.

Awongiwe Somtseu’s dedication pays off with Port Natal Junior Masters bowls title

Independent online (SA) 13 Jun 2024
After Sunday’s matches, Steve Kelf, president of Port Natal Bowls, announced the district’s under-30 sides for the Bowls South Africa Under-30 Inter District Championship, to be hosted by the NIBA district from September 21-24.

UK Targets Shadow Fleet and Cargo Ships with First Vessel Sanctions

The Maritime Executive 13 Jun 2024
One of the cargo ships, the Lady R, has become notorious including a mysterious middle-of-the-night port call in South Africa in December 2022 that caused a political firestorm ... The action forbids the ships from entering ports in the UK.

A Russian warship that just sailed into Cuba can carry Putin's new prized hypersonic missiles

Business Insider 13 Jun 2024
... at blinding speeds and hit moving targets, as Putin has claimed, may not be entirely true.Russian navy frigate Admiral Gorshkov docked in the port in Richards Bay, South Africa on February 22, 2023.

DP World wins four finance and sustainability awards

Emirates 24/7 11 Jun 2024
Jebel Ali was awarded the Refinance Deal of the Year for the Middle East and North Africa region, while the South Container Terminal at Jeddah Port was awarded Transport Deal of the Year ... DP World Group Deputy CEO and CFO, Yuvraj Narayan, said.

MKP’s radicalism will drive away the private sector from KZN ports sector, warn analysts

Independent online (SA) 10 Jun 2024
If pursued, “these intentions by the MK Party could potentially decelerate the involvement of private sector entities and foreign investors” in South Africa's port sector ... South Africa’s ports sector.

South Africa Commisions Solar Array for Continent's Largest Coal Port

The Maritime Executive 10 Jun 2024
In a bid to decarbonize South Africa’s major ports, Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) has appointed Amulet Group Consortium to construct and operate its first 20 MW solar photovoltaic plant at the Port of Richards Bay.