Engineering News | Trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/trade Fri, 29 May 2015 12:15:04 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Freight specialist expands fleet to meet KZN cargo handling demand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/freight-specialist-expands-fleet-to-meet-kzn-cargo-handling-demand-2015-05-29 Mia Breytenbach Trade Fri, 29 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 369976 1432713324 1432850400 99999999999 Leandi Kolver 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000423597_resized_intermodalconnectionsmobiconmobilecontainerhandler1022.jpeg LIFTING EFFICIENCY The Mobicon container handler increases operational efficiency and reduces demurrage costs for trucks waiting to be loaded and unloaded 511 287 KZN infrastructure growth buoyant, matches African construction trends http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kzn-infrastructure-growth-buoyant-matches-african-construction-trends-2015-05-29 Mia Breytenbach Trade Fri, 29 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 370016 1432624368 1432850400 99999999999 Leandi Kolver 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000423763_resized_artistimpressionofdiasite1022.jpg MAGNITUDINAL POTENTIAL The planned Durban Dig-Out Port will be the largest infrastructure capital project in South Africa, notwithstanding the value and timeframe of current projects 511 287 Ireland eyeing greater S African, African trade growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ireland-eyeing-greater-s-african-african-trade-growth-2015-05-28 Natalie Greve TRADE Thu, 28 May 2015 17:13:00 +0200 372001 1432879562 1432825980 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000429890_resized_trade1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Liquidity conditions favourable for Africa’s frontier markets – Nedbank http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/liquidity-conditions-favourable-for-africas-frontier-markets-nedbank-2015-05-27 Natalie Greve TRADE Wed, 27 May 2015 15:07:00 +0200 371766 1432732128 1432732020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000429186_resized_africafarmersfarming1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Chamber of commerce launched to increase trade between SA and Peru http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chamber-of-commerce-launched-to-increase-trade-between-sa-and-peru-2015-05-26 Megan van Wyngaardt TRADE Tue, 26 May 2015 17:31:00 +0200 371652 1432708979 1432654260 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000428855_resized_trade1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 S Africa eyes Peru as strategic S American trade partner http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-africa-eyes-peru-as-strategic-s-american-trade-partner-2015-05-26 Natalie Greve TRADE Tue, 26 May 2015 09:37:00 +0200 371527 1432633137 1432625820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000428413_resized_ambassadordry1022.jpg Elsa Dry 511 287 US, S African govts to meet over poultry import impasse http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/us-s-african-govts-to-meet-over-poultry-import-impasse-2015-05-25 Natalie Greve TRADE Mon, 25 May 2015 12:23:00 +0200 371421 1432552100 1432549380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000428102_resized_frozenchickenpoultrybloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Mondi snaps up European extrusion plants for €60m http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mondi-snaps-up-european-extrusion-plants-for-60m-2015-05-22 Natalie Greve PAPER Fri, 22 May 2015 14:56:00 +0200 371283 1432299501 1432299360 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000427730_resized_mondirichardsbay1022.jpg 511 287 DTI unveils details of black industrialist support mechanisms http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dti-unveils-details-of-black-industrialist-support-mechanisms-2015-05-22 Natalie Greve BLACK ECONOMIC-EMPOWERMENT Fri, 22 May 2015 11:26:00 +0200 371249 1432297019 1432286760 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000427613_resized_dmmasinachina1022.jpg Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Mzwandile Masina 511 287 Value of Agoa is diminishing – Davies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/value-of-agoa-is-diminishing-davies-2015-05-22 News24Wire TRADE Fri, 22 May 2015 09:49:00 +0200 371234 1432281212 1432280940 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000427566_resized_robdavies510220714duane.jpg Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies 511 287 Launch of $1tn African free-trade area scheduled for June http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/launch-of-1tn-african-free-trade-area-scheduled-for-june-2015-05-21 Natalie Greve TRADE Thu, 21 May 2015 17:10:00 +0200 371160 1432223700 1432221000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000427355_resized_robdavies310220714duane.jpg Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies 511 287 SEZ programme to lead DTI’s reindustrialisation drive – Davies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sez-programme-to-lead-dtis-reindustrialisation-drive-davies-2015-05-20 Natalie Greve TRADE Wed, 20 May 2015 16:48:00 +0200 370947 1432134101 1432133280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000426642_resized_transnetnationalportsauthorityportofngquracoega910220315duane.jpg 511 287 New ‘premium’ corporate visa centre to cut processing time to 4 weeks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-premium-corporate-visa-centre-to-cut-processing-time-to-4-weeks-2015-05-20 Natalie Greve TRADE Wed, 20 May 2015 16:26:00 +0200 370935 1432132782 1432131960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000426596_resized_gigabavisa1022.jpg Malusi Gigaba 511 287 ‘Forced localisation’ of security companies could lead to Agoa suspension http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/forced-localisation-of-security-companies-could-lead-to-agoa-suspension-2015-05-20 RDM News Wire TRADE Wed, 20 May 2015 10:26:00 +0200 370855 1432110499 1432110360 99999999999 RDM News Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000426348_resized_securityguard1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 S Africa's Nestle unit to import baby formula as energy cuts hurt http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-africas-nestle-unit-to-import-baby-formula-as-energy-cuts-hurt-2015-05-15 Reuters ELECTRICITY Fri, 15 May 2015 10:46:00 +0200 370350 1431679765 1431679560 1434319200 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000424816_resized_nestlelogo1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 South Africa's Itac imposes antidumping duties on Pakistani cement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-itac-imposes-antidumping-duties-on-pakistani-cement-2015-05-15 Terence Creamer CEMENT Fri, 15 May 2015 09:55:00 +0200 370336 1431677203 1431676500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000424784_resized_cement1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 New vessels ordered as first step of $15bn investment plan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-vessels-ordered-as-first-step-of-15bn-investment-plan-2015-05-15 Kimberley Smuts Trade Fri, 15 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 368380 1431410664 1431640800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000418999_resized_maerskline1022.jpg INCREASED CAPACITY Maersk Line's investment plan will enable it to add capacity in line with growth in global container shipping demand while also replacing less efficient chartered tonnage 511 287 South Africa eyes Brazil, Argentina for likely GMO maize imports – official http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-eyes-brazil-argentina-for-likely-gmo-maize-imports-official-2015-05-13 Reuters AGRICULTURE Wed, 13 May 2015 13:56:00 +0200 370021 1431518307 1431518160 1434146400 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000423779_resized_tongaathulettstarchkilpriviermaize1022duane.jpg 511 287 India picks private banker KV Kamath as first Brics bank head http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/india-picks-private-banker-kv-kamath-as-first-brics-bank-head-2015-05-12 Reuters BRICS BANK Tue, 12 May 2015 12:51:00 +0200 369802 1431428167 1431427860 1434060000 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000423146_resized_bricsbanks1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Trade activity rallies slightly in April http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trade-activity-rallies-slightly-in-april-2015-05-12 Natalie Greve TRADE Tue, 12 May 2015 12:44:00 +0200 369801 1431431613 1431427440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000423143_resized_tradestocks1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 S Africa strengthens bilateral relations with Mauritania http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-africa-strengthens-bilateral-relations-with-mauritania-2015-05-08 Megan van Wyngaardt TRADE & INDUSTRY Fri, 08 May 2015 16:43:00 +0200 369510 1431096290 1431096180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000422302_resized_robdavies510220714duane.jpg 511 287 Visa regulations could cost SA R10bn‚ says Winde http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/visa-regulations-could-cost-sa-r10bn-says-winde-2015-05-08 RDM News Wire TRADE Fri, 08 May 2015 09:06:00 +0200 369375 1431068975 1431068760 99999999999 RDM News Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000421930_resized_alanwindeduane.jpg Western Cape Economic Opportunities Minister Alan Winde 511 287 Air freight helping to change and grow Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/air-freight-is-helping-change-and-grow-africa-2015-05-08 Keith Campbell Aviation Fri, 08 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 368230 1430812064 1431036000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000420324_resized_precious.jpg 511 287 Mugabe says Zim open to foreign investment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zimbabwe-open-to-foreign-investment-mugabe-2015-05-08 Pimani Baloyi Trade Fri, 08 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 367750 1430807672 1431036000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000417427_resized_visiblegoldsheba1022.jpg OUTLOOK Resources-rich Africa has an integrated market potentiak of $2.6-trillion 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/54430_2015-04-23_zim-sabusiness_-_hd_web.mp424804780Presidents Jacob Zuma and Robert Mugabe discuss the need to strengthen intra-continental trade in Africa. Presidents Jacob Zuma and Robert Mugabe discuss the need to strengthen intra-continental trade in Africa. Preparations under way for specialised R1bn black-industrialists incentive http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/preparations-under-way-for-specialised-black-industrialists-incentive-2015-05-07 Terence Creamer INDUSTRIAL POLICY Thu, 07 May 2015 15:05:00 +0200 369245 1431072194 1431003900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000421513_resized_robdavies410220714duane.jpg Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies 511 287 SA, Saudi Arabia talk trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-saudi-arabia-talk-trade-2015-05-07 SANews, SA government news service TRADE Thu, 07 May 2015 11:02:00 +0200 369210 1430989609 1430989320 99999999999 SANews, SA government news service 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000421370_resized_trade1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Emerging farmers key to agri transformation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/emerging-farmer-development-key-for-agriculture-transformation-2015-05-01 Mia Breytenbach Trade Fri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 366778 1429881418 1430431200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000414346_resized_img00471022.jpeg CULTIVATING EDUCATION The Harvest Time Investments programme focuses on enabling the emerging farmer to expand and contribute to the agriculture sector 511 287 Glass half-full for agri sector, financier expects positive growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/glass-half-full-for-agri-sector-financier-expects-positive-growth-2015-05-01 Mia Breytenbach Trade Fri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 366652 1429881417 1430431200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000414046_resized_farming1022bloomberg.jpeg SUNNY PROSPECTS The local agriculture, forestry and fishing industry grew the fastest in 2014, expanding by 5.6% 511 287 No higher taxes if transfer pricing is checked http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/no-higher-taxes-if-transfer-pricing-is-checked-2015-04-22 RDM News Wire TRADE Wed, 22 Apr 2015 16:31:00 +0200 367713 1429713390 1429713060 99999999999 RDM News Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000416887_resized_dennisdavis210221014duane.jpg Judge Dennis Davis 511 287 Africa should partner with Asia – Ramaphosa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-should-partner-with-asia-ramaphosa-2015-04-21 Megan van Wyngaardt ECONOMY Tue, 21 Apr 2015 12:42:00 +0200 367471 1429618110 1429612920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000416222_resized_cyrilramaphosa510220315duane.jpg 511 287 South Africa, US strengthen trade relations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-us-strengthen-trade-relations-2015-04-20 Megan van Wyngaardt TRADE Mon, 20 Apr 2015 11:21:00 +0200 367229 1429523113 1429521660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000415667_resized_chickens1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 US amendment turns up heat in 'chicken war' http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/us-amendment-turns-up-heat-in-chicken-war-2015-04-17 News24Wire AGOA Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:55:00 +0200 367140 1429282667 1429282500 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000415428_resized_chicken1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 S Africa gets 'political commitment' to be included in Agoa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-africa-gets-political-commitment-to-be-included-in-agoa-2015-04-17 SANews, SA government news service TRADE Fri, 17 Apr 2015 10:26:00 +0200 367023 1429259354 1429259160 99999999999 SANews, SA government news service 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000415080_resized_usflagovercapitol1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Localisation, beneficiation must be cognisant of global value chains http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-localisation-and-beneficiation-must-be-cognisant-of-global-value-chains-2015-04-17 Schalk Burger Global Value Chains Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 365688 1428934098 1429221600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000411446_resized_nissanrosslynmanufacturingplant1810091022duane.jpg MANUFACTURING South Africa’s manufacturing stimulation policies must be cognisant of global value chain opportunities and risks 511 287 Western Cape aims to increase tourism value to R28bn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/western-cape-aims-to-increase-tourism-value-to-r28bn-2015-04-16 Megan van Wyngaardt TOURISM Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:21:00 +0200 366866 1429180344 1429179660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000414572_resized_campsbay1022wiki.jpg 511 287 Trade conditions remain strained, index shows http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trade-conditions-remain-strained-index-shows-2015-04-15 Natalie Greve TRADE Wed, 15 Apr 2015 12:02:00 +0200 366721 1429092230 1429092120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000414200_resized_trade1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Sub-Saharan African M&A activity doubles to $5.7bn in Q1 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sub-saharan-african-ma-activity-doubles-to-57bn-in-q1-2015-04-14 Natalie Greve TRADE Tue, 14 Apr 2015 11:24:00 +0200 366473 1429003599 1429003440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000413627_resized_offshoreoilrig1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Poor African trade policy could reverse industrialisation efforts http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/poor-african-trade-policy-could-reverse-industrialisation-efforts-2015-04-13 Natalie Greve TRADE Mon, 13 Apr 2015 11:33:00 +0200 366310 1428920171 1428917580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000413103_resized_africafarmersfarming1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Davies speaks of chicken quota ‘sweet spot’, amid Agoa-threatening impasse http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-speaks-of-chicken-quota-sweet-spot-amid-agoa-threatening-impasse-2015-04-10 Terence Creamer TRADE Fri, 10 Apr 2015 14:36:00 +0200 366104 1428669994 1428669360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000412692_resized_robdavies510220714duane.jpg Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies 511 287 Auto components crucial for aluminium industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacture-of-automotive-components-crucial-to-aluminium-industry-2015-04-10 Dylan Slater Trade Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 364444 1427978829 1428616800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000407729_resized_foundries61022.jpg VISION 2020 The aluminium industry is embarking on a strategy aimed at doubling the volume of cars manufactured a year in South Africa by 2020, from 600 000 to 1.2-million 511 287 Container handler delivered to Transnet http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/loaded-container-handler-delivered-to-transnet-engineering-2015-04-10 Creamer Media Reporter Trade Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 364678 1427978829 1428616800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Larger container vessels to increase W African congestion woes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/larger-container-vessels-to-increase-w-african-congestion-woes-2015-04-10 David D‘ Oliveira Trade Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 364473 1427978829 1428616800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Programmes set to bridge widening skills gap http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/programmes-set-to-bridge-widening-skills-gap-2015-04-10 Dylan Slater Trade Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 364440 1427978829 1428616800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000407695_resized_foundries41022.jpg BRIDGING THE SKILLS GAP The National Foundry Technology Network offers programmes aimed at developing students’ skills from a basic foundry level through to a qualified artisan level 511 287 Tracking solution improves traceability of reefer containers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tracking-solution-improves-traceability-of-reefer-containers-2015-04-10 David D‘ Oliveira Trade Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 364470 1427978829 1428616800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Zuma, Mugabe renew trade commitments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zuma-mugabe-renew-trade-commitments-2015-04-09 Natalie Greve TRADE Thu, 09 Apr 2015 16:41:00 +0200 365984 1428591994 1428590460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000412344_resized_containersbloombergnew.jpeg 511 287 Africa could use trade to accelerate growth, development – WTO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-could-use-trade-to-accelerate-growth-development-wto-2015-04-09 Sashnee Moodley TRADE Thu, 09 Apr 2015 16:33:00 +0200 365976 1428590799 1428589980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000412297_resized_wtorobertoazevedo1022.jpg Roberto Azevêdo 511 287 Seychelles to become WTO member http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/seychelles-to-become-wto-member-2015-04-07 Creamer Media Reporter TRADE Tue, 07 Apr 2015 11:09:00 +0200 365582 1428398391 1428397740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000411161_resized_wtoheadofficegeneva1022reuters.jpg 511 287