SA ports record downturn in container traffic
IN CONTRAST to worldwide trends, South Africa's containerised
traffic decreased from 1,655 million TEUs in 1998 to 1,586 million
last year, a drop of more than 4%.
Durban, the country's major container port, saw a decrease of
10,24% from 1,079 million TEUs to 0,969 million. Volumes at Port
Elizabeth increased 22% from 205 134 TEU to 250 846,
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