Transnet freight rail is the largest
division of Transnet. It is a world class heavy haul freight rail company that
specialises in the transportation of freight. Transnet freight rail has
approximately 25 000 employees, who are spread throughout the country.
The company maintains an extensive rail network across South Africa
that connects with other rail networks in the sub-Saharan region, with
its rail infrastructure representing about 80% of Africa's total.
The company is proud of its reputation for technological leadership
beyond Africa as well as with-in Africa, where it is active in some 17
Transnet freight rail has positioned itself to become a profitable and
sustainable freight railway business, assisting in driving the
competitiveness of the South African economy.
Transnet freight rail is proudly placed to dramatically alter the
South African rail industry. This enables us to play a positive and
active role in the transformation of our society. We do so against the
backdrop of sound business principles, a regulatory framework and the
challenges of meeting the expectations of our customers.
Transnet freight rail's core business lies in freight logistics
solutions designed for customers in industry based business segments,
mining, heavy and light manufacturing.
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