New record for Namport

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Namport handled 8 million tonnes of cargo in the financial year ending 31 March 2024, driven by increased exports of salt, copper, fish, ore...

Delay for Walvis Bay

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The development of the new container terminal at Walvis Bay has been delayed by at least a year...

Panama papers hit Walvis Bay

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Namibian port operator Namport has been mentioned in the Panama Papers relating to bribery payments connected with port contracts...

Walvis Bay rail upgrade

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The Namibian Ports Authority has completed the upgrade of all railway infrastructure at the Port of Walvis Bay at a cost of N$20M (US$1.3M)...

ADB wants to open the lock

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The African Development Bank has recommended that landlocked African states should help to fund the construction of new sea ports that would...

Progress on new Namibian box terminal

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Seven bids have been received for the contract to construct the new container terminal at Walvis Bay in Namibia. The seven bidders include t...

Walvis Bay box plan delayed

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Namibian port operator Namport has decided to postpone the construction of a new container terminal at Walvis Bay, despite the fact that thr...

Upgrade for Walvis

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Namibia’s state port operator, Namport, has awarded what it descr ibes as a R100M “berth optimisation contract” to Stefanutti Stocks M...

Ambitious box plans for Coega

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It has been reported in South Africa that transport utility Transnet plans to concentrate all new container investment at the new industrial...

People on the move

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More comings and goings in the shipping, port and rail industries...

Walvis Bay gets a boost

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The European Union (EU) has provided all of the €25M required to make the Walvis Bay Corridor project a reality....