Transnet suspends iron ore line owing to copper cable theft in Northern Cape

TRANSNET Freight Rail has suspended one of two rail lines that transports export iron ore, as well as manganese, from South Africa’s Northern Cape to Saldanha Port in the Western Cape. The government-owned rail and ports utility said in a statement on Wednesday evening that all mainline operations had stopped following cable theft. The Transnet division…...

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Edward Smit