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Tuesday, December 18, 2018
Transportation & Logistics

Transportation & Logistics

Logistics hub with a compelling investment proposition

Attractive incentives and good infrastructure make for a compelling investment proposition.

The role of SEZ’s in promoting industrial development

South Africa is investing in Special Economic Zones (SEZs) as a major plank of its industrial development policy. A range of incentives are available to attract new skills and develop new industries.

Five game changing technologies for public safety organisations

The pace of innovation is rapidly increasing and 2018 is no stranger to game changing technology developments, so what wearable tech is changing the game in public safety?

An incentivised base of operations in the Maputo Development Corridor

Multi-sector opportunities in strategically positioned Special Economic Zone in the border town of Komatipoort, 5 km from the Mozambique-South Africa border.

Port and rail development invites private sector investors

Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) and multi-tiered sub-concessions available for this greenfield, deep-water port development comprising two berths, supported by a 550 km railway line.

TVET Centres of Specialisation addresses demand for qualifications in priority trades

False Bay College was selected as the Centre of Specialisation for riggers and mechanical fitters in the Western Cape.

Port of Durban cruises to prime position

The Port of Durban, operated by Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA), has scooped the prestigious title of Africa’s Leading Cruise Port 2018.

A shift in expectations for intra-African trade

The AfCFTA Business Forum, which allows for private sector engagement with formulators of policy, should lead to realistic and workable trade agreements.

The automotive industry gateway to sub-Saharan Africa

The Automotive Supplier Park in Gauteng offers an excellent manufacturing base, with access to logistics corridors and links to extensive distribution networks for efficient export and import of goods.

An ideal location for trade with African and Asian markets

Ideally located for companies who wish to harness business opportunities in the manufacturing and trade of light, high-value and time-sensitive products.

Featured Investment Opportunities

Tourism-related potential around Heyshope Dam

Heyshope Dam has a reputation as one of South Africa's best bass fishing destinations.

A-grade logistics facilities available near Port of Durban

The development will comprise 358 000 m² of A-grade warehousing space as well as large yards and office space.

Prime ocean-view, mixed use development opportunity

The last prime ocean-view, greenfield development opportunity in the uMhlanga region. Completed private sector real estate investment totals R3.5-billion with a further R1.7-billion currently under construction.

Featured Business Opportunities

Is Bitcoin a legitimate investment resource?

Should Bitcoin be regarded as a legitimate or potentially profitable investment resource? Answering this question requires that we look into a few relevant factors.

Skilled technicians for the automotive and allied industries

The Trade Test Centre in the Rosslyn hub services the automotive industry as a whole and forms part of the full value chain of training, testing and certification for trades.

Conference facilities at the AIDC’s Automotive Supplier Park

The 4-Star graded Conference Centre caters for small meetings to large conferences (10 - 230 delegates) and offers a range of conference packages, which include catering, facilities and equipment.