Transport, freight industry needs urgent government intervention

December 23, 2020 Moneyweb 0 Comments

Continuing attacks against transporters in South Africa threaten to derail the successful implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement that was again endorsed by African leaders at the recent African Union Summit. If order is not restored, the consequences could be catastrophic – not only for South Africa, but for the rest of Africa. Transport is the ultimate enabler of both infrastructure development and trade. It serves many sectors of the economy such as manufacturing, health, agriculture, mining, consumer goods and food. It unlocks value chains and all of the job opportunities that come with these activities. Read More.

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