The Africa Report 21 August 2018 With its strategic location in East Africa, Djibouti is building ports and other transport infrastructure to serve as...

Ship Technology 2 July 2018 The potential of Africa’s shipping sector is vast, but the continent runs the risk of sacrificing growth by not investing...

KT Press 11 June 2018 Rwandan Senate has given government up to six months to come up with a clear action plan and follow up on how to put to productivity port land the country acquired in Djibouti, Kenya and Tanzania. This task will see three ministries and the Rwanda Development Board (RDB) convene to draft a plan on how Rwanda can profitably use 83.3 hectares of land. “We...

AFRICAN BUSINESS MAGAZINE 8 June 2018 According to the recent PwC report Strengthening Africa’s Gateways to Trade it is 1.5 to 3.5 times more expensive to ship a container from Africa than it is on comparable routes between other continents. Small shipment sizes are one reason why. Dwell times (the time goods spend at a port without moving) are another. Some of these...