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Africa - The Ultimate Frontier Market: A guide to the business and investment opportunities in emerging Africa by David Mataen

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Chapter 18: Opportunites in Transport and Logistics

As was comprehensively described earlier in the book, the repair of African transport infrastructure is no longer wishful thinking. Several thousands of kilometres of roads have been relaid already and work to restore, expand, modernise or introduce new roads is continuing in virtually every country of SSA. Railways operations have mostly been concessioned to private sector operators and new standard gauge railroads are popular in transport and infrastructure ministries. The next phase of concessioning is international airports, which are not only increasing in numbers but also being modernised and receiving boosts to capacity.

From the foregoing, it can be seen that opportunities in transport ...

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