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April 16, 2020

South African freight volumes drop

The Ctrack Freight & Transport Index for February 2020 shows an overall freight volume decline of 4,8 percent compared to the same period last...

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April 15, 2020

Leading all along the greener path

Cargo Carriers, a leading South African road transport logistics specialist, is continuing its efforts to reduce the carbon footprint of its extensive road-transport operations....

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April 9, 2020

Border post meltdown!

A disaster is looming on the borders in southern Africa – as some truck drivers are being quarantined (often in horrific conditions), others are...

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April 1, 2020

Isuzu extends service interval to essential service vehicles

Port Elizabeth – Isuzu Motors South Africa fully supports the measures which have been implemented by President Cyril Ramaphosa during the lockdown period to...

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April 1, 2020

Volvo/WesBank alliance is over

Volvo Financial Services South Africa has announced the end of its alliance with WesBank. Volvo Financial Services, the global captive finance company of the...

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April 1, 2020

Transport SMMEs helped by insurer in Covid-19 era

Specialist transport insurance underwriting company, CTU, has announced measures to help alleviate the financial burden that the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic is placing upon the...

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April 1, 2020

Isuzu supports the fight against Covid-19

Hats off to Isuzu Motors South Africa for coming to the party and supporting the fight against Covid-19! The company has made its media...

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April 1, 2020

Accurate fuel consumption measurement even more important with coronavirus

Given the many challenges we’re facing with the coronavirus, monitoring the fuel consumption of a fleet is more important than ever before. After all,...

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April 1, 2020

Castrol urges truckers to drive safely during lockdown

The production, distribution and supply of food and basic goods has been deemed an essential service – meaning truck drivers will need to remain...

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April 1, 2020

Sanral operations declared essential service during Covid-19 lockdown

The Routine Road Maintenance (RRM) and toll operations of the South African National Roads Agency Limited (Sanral) have been declared an essential service by...

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April 1, 2020

Fuel stations open and practising extreme caution during lockdown

Fuel stations are open and will be serving the public and emergency services during lockdown. That’s according to Vishal Premlall, director of the South...

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March 30, 2020

Coronavirus causes CHAOS at borders

Thousands of drivers and trucks are either being quarantined or queuing at borders in southern Africa. The situation is utterly chaotic – and could...

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