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TRANSNET FREIGHT RAIL is the largest division of Transnet group. It is a world class heavy haul freight rail company that specializes in the transportation of freight. read more
CAPE CORRIDOR The Cape Corridor stretches from Warrenton in the North-East to Cape Town in the South. Railway lines from the key mining area surrounding Hotazel in the Northern Cape connect to the ports of Gqeberha and Ngqura in the South-East. read more
CENTRAL CORRIDOR The Central Corridor consists of the Krugersdorp-to-Mafikeng line, including Lichtenburg-to-Coligny mainline and surrounding branchlines as well as the Sentra and Complex in the center of the Gauteng province. read more
CONTAINER CORRIDOR A complex operation which is very important to Transnet as the biggest intermodal supply corridor. read more
NORTH EAST CORRIDOR The North-East corridor (NEC) consists of two (2) clusters namely the Beitbridge, Polokwane, Phalaborwa cluster which supports Limpopo, and the Witbank to Komatipoort cluster which supports Mpumalanga. read more
ORE CORRIDOR The Iron Ore line is one of the two main Heavy Haul Lines in South Africa, together with the Coal Line. The Iron ore corridor stretches 861 km from Sishen in the Northern Cape to Saldanha Bay on the West coast. Current Iron ore export operation optimized at 348 x CR13/14 wagon trains. read more

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Transnet Freight Rail is the largest division of Transnet SOC Limited, a public company with South African government as its sole shareholder. It is a world-class heavy haul freight rail company that specializes in the transportation of freight.
Transnet Freight Rail has over 30 000 employees, who are spread throughout the country. TFR’s core business lies in freight logistics solutions designed for customers in industry-based business segments, mining, heavy and light manufacturing. 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.
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