Thursday, January 26, 2012

Limpopo railroad in Mozambique expected to carry 700000 tons of cargo this year

Maputo, Mozambique, 26 Jan – The Limpopo railroad in Mozambique is this year expected to carry 700,000 tons of a variety of cargo, according to projections from Mozambican port and rail company, Portos e Caminhos de Ferro de Moçambique (CFM), cited by daily newspaper Notícias.
The newspaper said that the projection was based on signs of improvement in the economic situation in Zimbabwe and growing regional interest in the port of Maputo export and import route.
The Limpopo railroad, which was rebuilt in 2004 after it was destroyed in the floods in 2000, has been underused due to poor cargo demand from Zimbabwe and other regional countries. Continued

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