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A (sad) day in the life of a cross-border t...

Dec 12, 2018No Comments

Attacked and threatened by the people who should be protecting them, truck drivers in southern Africa are fearing for their lives Truck drivers in southern

When forces collide

Dec 12, 2018No Comments

Is the government compromising its own objectives – and that of this industry? Like many economists in the country, I tuned in attentively on October

From Road to Rail, the finale

Dec 12, 2018No Comments

We finalise our discussion on creating dedicated hubs for moving freight from road to rail. Road to rail (R2R) Hubs could be the solution to

Counter-balancing the rising fuel price

Dec 12, 2018No Comments

With no end to its rise in sight, the fuel price can be offset to some degree by a proactive attitude. It is impossible to

Shining bright to light the way

Dec 12, 2018No Comments

Ever driven at night and given thought to how well, or how poorly, you can see what’s going on around you? Welcome to the dark

Metrorail meltdown

Dec 12, 2018No Comments

Prasa’s woes mean the new Minister of Transport, Blade Nzimande, has to focus on constitutionality The timing was exquisite. Slap in the middle of October

Schmitz Cargobull debuts swap box with elec...

Dec 12, 2018No Comments

We’re all talking about e-mobility. I’m certainly writing about it all the time in this column. And e-trucks are almost becoming a dime a dozen.

Iveco triumphs at the Truck Racing Champion...

Dec 12, 2018No Comments

Iveco has been crowned the overall winner of the FIA European Truck Racing Championship 2018. Team Hahn’s Jochen Hahn, driving his Iveco Stralis, was recently

Of GDP and the stimulus package. Oh, and th...

Nov 14, 2018No Comments

The picture is looking pretty bleak Despite Christmas being around the corner, I am sure that October crept up suddenly for many a consumer. Economists

No getting rid of the BS at borders…

Nov 14, 2018No Comments

When will the delays, corruption and looting at African borders be dealt with? Not in our lifetime, probably… Not a month goes by without some