Market Report Week 35 – 2021

Durban port is still under severe congestion with at least 560 trucks waiting in a queue outside one of the Piers. There are also limited to no reefer plug points…

Continue ReadingMarket Report Week 35 – 2021

Market Report Week 34- 2021

Due to limited shipping opportunities out of Durban port, this week has resulted in an increase in cold store capacity. Last week (week 33) has seen a record 4.8 million…

Continue ReadingMarket Report Week 34- 2021

Market Report Week 33- 2021

Citrus growers stopped picking/packing from Friday 6th August to 12th August as suggested by CGA (Citrus Growers Association) to help alleviate the congestion in Durban port and cold stores.  This…

Continue ReadingMarket Report Week 33- 2021

Market Report Week 32- 2021

South African ports are still working away the back log caused by the recent cyber-attack which caused major disruptions to all South African ports. All ports are operational now and…

Continue ReadingMarket Report Week 32- 2021

Market Report Week 31- 2021

Recent disruptions relating to the civil arrest and subsequent cyber-attack at South African ports have caused major disruptions and chaos affecting all ports. Durban port is severely congested and most…

Continue ReadingMarket Report Week 31- 2021

Market Report Week 30 – 2021

Operations at South African ports have come to a standstill after IT systems were hacked last week Thursday.  This has caused major disruptions and chaos as all ports are forced…

Continue ReadingMarket Report Week 30 – 2021

Market Report Week 29 – 2021

It's currently, Hajj (annual Islamic pilgrimage to Mecca in Saudi Arabia), Eid holiday in the Middle East. Therefore, we won't be adding any market prices or feedback to the market…

Continue ReadingMarket Report Week 29 – 2021