The Benefits of Being a Preferred Trader with SARS

The South African Revenue Service, Customs and Excise Division has embarked on an Approved Economic Operator program in Rule 64E.10 of the Customs and Excise act of 1964. An Importer/Exporter may apply to SARS for the AEO status, which provides preferential treatment in the Customs process. They reduce the amount …

Official Opening of Kazungula Bridge

The Kazungula Bridge, seen here, is finally ready to replace the pontoons. Toll fares have been confirmed https://www.freightnews.co.za/article/border-beat-kazungula-bridge-tolls-announced The long-delayed structure, straddling the Zambezi due east of its confluence with the Chobe, was completed last September. However, its primary functionality was already operationally sound much earlier in the year and …

Air Cargo Demand Hits Record High

The International Air Transport Association (Iata) – the global representative body of the airline industry – has reported that global air cargo demand during March reached the highest level recorded since Iata started collecting such data in 1990. Demand in March was 4.4% higher than in March 2019, the last …