South Africa's average port tariffs to fall 6 pct next year – regulator

5th December 2018 By: Reuters

South Africa's Ports Regulator said its average tariffs for the 2019/20 financial year will decrease by 6.27%, although coal export charges will rise, a statement seen by Reuters on Wednesday said.

The coal dry bulk export cargo dues will increase by 10% from April 1 next year to March 31 in 2020, while the RoRo or "roll on, roll off" cargo dues, which include the automotive sector, will decrease by a similar amount.