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SeaIntel launches Port Overview

January 8 - SeaIntel Maritime Analysis has launched an information-sharing portal - Port Overview - providing up-to-date data on Africa's main container ports.

The website - - collects status reports on Africa's 50 most important container terminals and related logistics infrastructure, updated by local independent editors.

The portal has been designed to give importers, exports, traders and forwarders the information they require in order to make the best decision on how to move cargo for their customers on the continent, said SeaIntel Maritime Analysis.

According to Lars Jensen, ceo of SeaIntel: "Africa really has made some significant steps forward in opening its doors to international trade in the past decade. Africa has shown and continues to show immense potential.

"We are not proclaiming to have every incident and positive development covered in every corner of Africa but what we do have is neutral, factual information provided by independent sources, some of whom are logistics operators themselves," Jensen added.

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Marguisa teams up with NileDutch

October 16 - Marguisa has signed an agreement with NileDutch that will see the company’s Calabar service expanded with additional port calls in the Republic of the Congo and São Tomé and Príncipe.
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Natco delivers from Durban

October 15 - South Africa’s Natco Logistics has transported six out-of-gauge (OOG) units from Durban Harbour to an inland destination located approximately 650 km from the port.
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Ex-Im approves USD5 bn loan

September 30 - The US Export-Import Bank (Ex-Im) has authorised a USD5 billion loan to finance US exports to the Mozambique LNG project.
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ALE reconfigures Nissan plant

September 24 - UK-headquartered transport and rigging specialist ALE has completed a complex factory relocation project at the Nissan production plant in Pretoria, South Africa.
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