New freight pipeline initiative launched

The South African Association of Freight Forwarders (SAAFF), through tvg&associates, has launched a new initiative, Operation WarHorse to develop a freight pipeline to bring vital medical supplies to South Africa via special airfreight charters. The initiative will be facilitated through an all-inclusive shared-space air charter solution that is underpinned by a compliant and transparent independent administration process. In addition, the …

A Time for Working Together….

When written in Chinese, the word ‘crisis’ is composed of two characters. One represents danger and the other represents opportunity. Econometrix chief economist Dr Azar Jammine describes the current competitiveness of South Africa exporters as ‘unbelievably’ ideal and likely to remain so for a “good few months” and adds that these conditions have also created the opportunity for local companies to …

Operation Warhorse – A Pipeline for Critical Medical Supplies

An air freight pipeline to bring vital supplies to South Africa utilising special airfreight charters has taken off with the aim of stabilising the supply chain and increasing capacity to address the gaps created by the Covid 19 pandemic lockdown while assisting as a stimulus for the economy. The nationwide project driven by a company independent of the freight forwarding …