Logistics news, events and insights from leading industry experts, for the benefit of road transport operators in South Africa and the Southern African region as a whole. Transport is very closely aligned with logistics, hence the value and need for this news category. Content here is aimed just as much to the experienced professional as to those just getting interested in the diverse and ever-evolving topic. It has many different definitions, depending on who you ask. But essentially, it is all about the route to market of products and services, which have to be supplied in the right quantities, at the right time and at the right price. Of course, this is easier said than done. South Africa’s logistics costs, as a percentage of its GDP, are almost always rising and so it is important that all role-players understand the important role they each play in the country’s cost competitiveness.