South Africa’s infrastructure investment potential
South Africa has the largest economy in Africa and is the most developed in Sub-Saharan Africa with the most advanced transport infrastructure. As a member of the BRICS countries, South is recognised as a key emerging market along with other members of the group Brazil, Russia, India and China.
The need to move goods to inland centres of commerce have created a transport-intensive domestic economy.
The air and rail networks are the largest on the continent, and the major roads are in good condition. South African port efficiency has improved considerably as a result on investment in new assets such as ship to shore cranes and other supporting handling equipment.
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