• Making moves

    Making moves

    Over time, it has become evident that an organised and efficient logistics component is essential for the proper functioning of the mining industry.

    Loading bay

    Loading bay

    The first big development of railways and harbours in decades is connecting Africa to the global economy – and mining is set to be the main beneficiary.

    Smooth sailing

    Smooth sailing

    A series of plans are under way for huge port expansion and construction in Southern Africa, which will have considerable benefits for the mining industry.

    Missing links

    Missing links

    As bottlenecks are eliminated, traditional rail corridors revived and new ones opened, the transport possibilities for Africa’s mining sector are multiplying.

    Loaded question

    Loaded question

    The expansion of mining projects will depend on how countries and companies tackle Africa’s infrastructure backlog to ensure freight can move more efficiently.