Browsing: Maputo Port
Shipping volumes at Port of Maputo grew to 18.2 million tons in 2017, a 22% increase on the year before, and concessionaire Maputo Port Development Company (MPDC) is hoping to hit 30 million tons by the time its concession ends in 2033.
Mozambique’s state-owned rail and ports company CFM this week signed a deal with the National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) and Zimbabwean state-owned mining company ZIMASCO to transport a million tonnes of ZIMASCO’s chromite and iron ingots to Mozambican [...]
Analysis: Maputo Development Corridor still an example for the region despite non-inclusive development
The success of the Maputo Development Corridor (MDC) - an infrastructure corridor facilitating trade between the Port of Maputo and nearby provinces in South Africa - has meant the project is held up as a template for the development of much larger [...]
Shipping facilities in Maputo could compete with South Africa’s Richards Bay following an upgrade to the Matola Coal Terminal (Terminal de Carvão da Matola, TCM), according to its management company. The upgrade at the [...]
Welcome to Zitamar's round-up of the news in Mozambique today, 7 July 2017 The latest from Zitamar News:
The Port of Maputo has completed a dredging project that will allow it to service ships of up to 85,000 tonnes. Maputo Port Development Company executive director Osorio Lucas said that the project would increase the port’s cargo handling capacity and [...]