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Sustainable freight transport in South Africa : domestic intermodal solutions
(AOSIS OpenJournals, 2011-11)
Due to the rapid deregulation of freight transport in South Africa two decades ago, and low historical investment in rail (with resultant poor service delivery), an integrated alternative to road and rail competition was ...
South Africa's domestic intermodal imperative
An integrated alternative to road only or rail only transport does not exist in South Africa for domestic freight. This is in spite of the fact that national freight logistics costs are high, road infrastructure is challenged ...
The development and application of a freight transport flow model for South Africa
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2007-12)
South Africa currently experiences the double jeopardy problem of catching up to global economic competitiveness whilst at the same time feeling the pressures of sustainability management spearheaded by a global agenda. ...
Quantifying freight transport volumes in developing regions : lessons learnt from South Africa's experience during the 20th century
(Taylor & Francis, 2012-12)
A number of attempts were made during the 20th century to develop national freight flow information for South Africa. This paper discusses these contributions and attempts to identify the major reasons why the research did ...