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Tanzania Freight Transport and Shipping Report Q2 2016

Tanzania Freight Transport and Shipping Report Q2 2016

BMI View: In 2016, we continue to believe that positive growth will be the order of the day across Tanzania's freight modes, a scenario we envisage will continue over the medium term (2016-2020). The freight industry has received a boost with the news that the African Development Bank Group has approved loans and grants amounting to USD545mn for infrastructure improvements in Tanzania and other neighbouring countries. We also predict that production of metals, especially gold, will see increased production (benefiting freight) with coal, uranium, nickel and iron ore also providing trade opportunities in the coming years. Latest Forecasts And Updates

Tanzania benefits from being a gateway to key shipping ports for many landlocked neighbouring African territories, which should help secure trade growth spur investment growth in freight infrastructure.

Roads are the dominant form of freight transport in Tanzania and will remain so over the forecast period to 2020. Growth in this mode will come in at 3.7% in 2016, while the outperforming mode is anticipated to be air freight with y-o-y gains of 4.6%.

The top trade partners will be South Africa, India, Switzerland, China, the DRC and the UAE.


BMI Industry View
Table: Trade Overview (Tanzania 2013-2020)
SWOT
Industry Forecast
Trade Forecast
Table: Trade Overview (Tanzania 2013-2020)
Table: Key Trade Indicators (Tanzania 2013-2020)
Table: Top 5 Trade Partners - Product Imports (2008-2013), USDmn
Table: Top 5 Trade Partners - Product Exports (2008-2013), USDmn
Road Freight Forecast
Table: Road Freight (Tanzania 2013-2020)
Rail Freight Forecast
Table: Rail Freight (Tanzania 2013-2020)
Air Freight Forecast
Shipping Forecast
Table: Major Ports Data (Tanzania 2013-2020)
Table: Key Trade Indicators (Tanzania 2013-2020)
Table: Top 5 Trade Partners - Product Imports (2013), USDmn
Table: Top 5 Trade Partners - Product Exports (2013), USDmn
Market Overview
Company Profile
Tanzania Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA)
Demographic Forecast
Table: Population Headline Indicators (Tanzania 1990-2025)
Table: Key Population Ratios (Tanzania 1990-2025)
Table: Urban/Rural Population & Life Expectancy (Tanzania 1990-2025)
Table: Population By Age Group (Tanzania 1990-2025)
Table: Population By Age Group % (Tanzania 1990-2025)
Methodology
Industry Forecast Methodology
Sector-Specific Methodology
Sources

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