Transnet confirms bulk terminals closure to minerals amid South Africa lockdown
Published: Tuesday, 24 March 2020
South African state transport operator Transnet has confirmed that all the country’s bulk terminals will be closed to minerals shipments under a three-week government-ordered lockdown amid the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) pandemic.
By Janie Davies, Jon Stibbs
President Cyril Ramaphosa announced the lockdown on the
evening of Monday March 23, stating it will run from midnight
on March 26 until April 17.
The bulk terminals will close to "mineral mining
commodities" from 22:00 on March 26...