Logistics

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Ctrack Crystal an instant hit with fleet managers

With the launch of Ctrack Crystal earlier this year, fleet managers were presented with an all encompassing, customisable platform from which to run and manage their fleet and operations. This new cloud-based offering places ease of use at its core while combining existing functionality with a host of new features. […]

The South African logistics sector treads water during June

The South African logistics sector treads water during June

The logistics sector of South Africa recovered somewhat during the month of June, following two months of strain. The Ctrack Transport and Freight Index (Ctrack TFI) grew by 1.3% during June compared to May which represented a 5.0% improvement compared to a year ago, slightly up from May’s 4.7% year-on-year […]

Ctrack Transport and Freight Index shows further moderation

Ctrack Transport and Freight Index shows further moderation

In the aftermath of the heavy rains and floods that occurred in KwaZulu-Natal in mid-April, which caused a major disruption to the Port of Durban, the logistics sector of South Africa remains under pressure. The Ctrack Transport and Freight Index for May 2022 reported a decline of 1.1% compared to […]

Transporting a yacht requires more than just a flash of the cash

Transporting a yacht requires more than just a flash of the cash

 Kashief Schroeder, owner, and co-founder of Container Intermodal Trading CC (CIT) explains how expensive vehicles get transported around the globe Yachts are the ultimate plaything for the world’s super-rich and a visible symbol of wealth. About 8,000 exist in the world today, with prices starting at an eyewatering $500,000 upwards, depending […]

Engen pumps convenience as DSV Locker footprint grows

Engen pumps convenience as DSV Locker footprint grows

Engen’ enduring promise ‘With us you are Number One” has always placed the customer at the very heart of its business. It is what inspires South Africa’s favourite* petrol station brand to invest great effort into remaining an attractive and convenient destination for motorists and shoppers. This sees Engen continually […]

Update: Trucking Industry Task Team meeting

Update: Trucking Industry Task Team meeting

The Road Freight Association (RFA) agrees with, and supports, the implementation plan published today. The RFA has been part of the Ministerial Task Team since its very inception and its first meeting in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN). It has also attended all the later Task Team meetings run by the Department of […]

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Transport and logistics sector bounces back despite April setbacks

Heavy rains and floods that occurred in Kwa-Zulu Natal in mid-April had a severe negative impact on the South African logistics sector. The flooding was particularly devastating in the Durban-South area and resulted in a major disruption to the Port of Durban, the fourth largest in the Southern African Development […]