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The impact of vaccination rates will play a significant role in projected global economic growth in 2022, with predictions that it will slow to 4.3% from 5.7% this year on the back of a downward trend in the post-pandemic rebound.
The African Union (AU) has added its voice to calls for the lifting of travel bans on southern African countries, most notably South Africa, following the emergence of the Omicron variant of Covid-19.
With schedule reliability edging up slightly – but still well below acceptable norms – some analysts have said that for shippers price is sometimes secondary to the predictability of getting the product to market.
Logistics has always been the backbone of SA’s export-orientated agricultural sector, though it does not always get the level of attention it has received recently due to various disruptions.
South Africans are sighing with relief this morning after President Cyril Ramaphosa’s lenient “family meeting” speech on Sunday night.
After dropping from 50 to 43 points in the third quarter, the Business Confidence Index (BCI), compiled by Rand Merchant Bank and Bureau for Economic Research (BER), has remained unchanged in the fourth quarter of this year.
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Demand for bonded warehouse storage in Africa has spiked since the onset of Covid-19.
South Africa’s private sector freight industry, for the most part, believes that the country’s port costs are too high.
While Maersk may be the dominant player when it comes to integration, it’s not alone.