African countries must boost trade amongst themselves in order to better grow their economies and infrastructure – so say experts at the 15th Africa Ports and Harbours Show. • Grand opening for Port of Ngqura
Plans are afoot to establish a dedicated maritime cluster for the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality. The move is expected to boost the regional economy and build on exising marine activities. • SA maritime industry set to grow
The Eastern Cape province opened another chapter in its ongoing efforts to improve its regional competitiveness and increase job creation with the formal launch of a dedicated automotive cluster. • Motor industry, government talk jobs
The first commercial vessels have discharged their cargo at South Africa's new deepwater Port of Ngqura, which forms part of the Coega industrial development zone outside Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape province.