Working out what the SA ports will charge
Durban, Tuesday 25 October 2016
The Ports Regulator is currently in the process of conducting a review of the current multi-year tariff methodology (2015/16–2017/18) in order to finalise an agreed methodology that will apply from the 2018/19 tariff year going forward.
And from today (October 24) a series of public hearings by the regulator will be held around the country (See FTWO October 18 issue).
To help you prepare for these, copies of the current tariff methodology may be found on the regulator’s website at www.portsregulator.org
EMC and DCCI Chairman ascends to the helm of SA Chamber of Commerce
Durban, Friday 21 October 2016
Zeph Ndlovu, Chairman of the Durban Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI), has been elected as the president of the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI). Ndlovu takes over the reins from Vusi Khumalo, and will serve a two-year term.
Ndlovu, who is the current chairman of the board of directors at EMC, was elected as president on Wednesday at the SACCI Annual Convention. DCCI says it is delighted with its chairman’s appointment, and proud of him for flying the Durban Chamber’s flag high. The organisation believes that he will excel in his new position. #DurbanMustRise.
TNPA Women scoop coveted awards
Durban, Wednesday 19 October 2016
Transnet National Port Authority women flew the flag high at the Women in Transport Awards which took place at the Durban ICC on 18 October 2016.
The Women in Transport Awards is a collaborative platform co-located with the African Ports Evolution conference and exhibition, and is dedicated to recognising excellence within the rail and maritime industry in Africa. The prestigious awards ceremony was attended by a number of decision makers, business leaders and various stakeholders from the transport and maritime industry, with Deputy Minister of Transport Lydia Sindisiwe Chikunga delivering the keynote address.
Durban plays host to important transport events this week
Durban, Tuesday 18 October 2016
Durban will be a hive of transport-related activity, with events scheduled to take place this week including the Trade and Investment KwaZulu-Natal (TIKZN) Export Week, officially opening this morning, and the Women in Transport to take place later this evening. The much awaited Exporter of the Year Awards take place on Thursday. All these events happen in collaboration with the African Ports Evolution conference running over two days, on 18 and 19 October 2016.