Regulars

Regulars

FOcus on transport and Logistics

Our regular columns and sections are all contributions from leading industry figures.

May 21, 2024

Supply chain disruptions on the high seas

Supply chain disruptions on the high seas May 1, 2024 The vast majority of goods are still transported by sea. According to SAPICS (The...

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May 21, 2024

Policy change or a mere shift?

Policy change or a mere shift? April 30, 2024 Can South Africa’s railways be resurrected? NICK PORÉE says the future of the economy depends...

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May 21, 2024

For want of a nail

For want of a nail May 6, 2024 There are some valuable lessons to be learnt from nursery rhymes, says Jim Ward. Those lessons...

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May 21, 2024

When good truckers go bad

When good truckers go bad May 14, 2024 A shocking book has revealed a gruesome pattern of women being murdered by truck drivers! Regular...

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May 21, 2024

Bus industry B-BBEE stalemate

Bus industry B-BBEE stalemate May 21, 2024 SHARMINI NAIDOO writes that the bus industry is experiencing little good news, considerable uncertainty, and much frustration...

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April 25, 2024

A feather in the cap

A feather in the cap April 2, 2024 We work our equipment hard in Africa; unbelievably hard, in the opinion of some international experts,...

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April 25, 2024

The pernicious effects of administered prices

The pernicious effects of administered prices April 5, 2024 Administered prices can have dire consequences when charged by dysfunctional state-owned entities, warns CHRIS HATTINGH....

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April 25, 2024

Earning Distinction in SA Inc’s Supply Chain

Earning Distinction in SA Inc’s Supply Chain April 8, 2024 There are many South African traders who engage compliantly in legitimate international trade –...

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April 25, 2024

Transport and logistics: privatisation pioneers

Transport and logistics: privatisation pioneers April 25, 2024 Private initiative in South Africa has been the driving force in the country’s development, despite government...

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April 25, 2024

Draft Public Transport Subsidy Policy throws cat among pigeons!

Draft Public Transport Subsidy Policy throws cat among pigeons! April 25, 2024 Against the backdrop of a high fiscal deficit and rising debt burden,...

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April 25, 2024

Loud and proud!

Loud and proud! April 23, 2024 I need to tell you that I am mighty proud of our industry. We’re doing a terrific job...

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March 22, 2024

Supply chain profession’s toughest year ever?

Supply chain profession’s toughest year ever? March 4, 2024 Supply chain management may be the toughest it has ever been in 2024. For some...

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