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Rail cargo movement increases in East Africa

Published on February 21, 2018

The East African Community member states’ appreciation of rail transport has increased, a trend experts think is good for doing business because it reduces on time.This trend, according to the experts, does not only ease doing business in the region but also it is cost effective because of its turnaround.

Latest report from the Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) published this month shows that containers delivered up-country by rail from the Port of Mombasa recorded 671 twenty-foot equivalent unit (TEUs) registering an increase of 233 TEUs compared to the previous week. Read more. Source | Daily Monitor