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Transnet SOC Ltd - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Transnet SOC Ltd - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – GlobalData’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list of key locations and subsidiaries of the company, including contact details.

Transnet SOC Ltd (Transnet) is a state-owned freight transport and logistics company. It operates main ports, rail network and freight railways, and multi-product hydrocarbon pipeline network South Africa. The company offers cargo handling, logistics, transportation, and transshipment of general freight commodities and containerized freight; refined petroleum, crude oil, aviation fuel, and gas; and port infrastructure and marine services. Transnet provides integrated transport solutions for industrial and commercial customers in the bulk and manufacturing sectors. The company is fully owned by the South African government but operates as a corporate entity aimed at both supporting and contributing to the country’s freight logistics network. Transnet is headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Transnet SOC Ltd Key Recent Developments

Oct 05,2017: Exxaro Resources signs coal export transportation agreement with Transnet
Sep 13,2017: Port Of Saldanha’s New LPG Terminal Launched
Sep 07,2017: Sunrise Energy's R1Bn LPG Storage Facility To Boost Energy Security, Downstream Competition
Jul 03,2017: Transnet annual revenue up
Apr 19,2017: Royal Vopak: Interim Update Q1 2017

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Section 1 - About the Company 5
Transnet SOC Ltd - Key Facts 5
Transnet SOC Ltd - Key Employees 6
Transnet SOC Ltd - Major Products and Services 7
Transnet SOC Ltd - History 8
Transnet SOC Ltd - Company Statement 9
Transnet SOC Ltd - Locations And Subsidiaries 10
Head Office 10
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 10
Section 2 – Company Analysis 12
Company Overview 12
Transnet SOC Ltd - Business Description 12
Transnet SOC Ltd - Corporate Strategy 13
Transnet SOC Ltd - SWOT Analysis 14
SWOT Analysis - Overview 14
Transnet SOC Ltd - Strengths 14
Transnet SOC Ltd - Weaknesses 15
Transnet SOC Ltd - Opportunities 16
Transnet SOC Ltd - Threats 17
Transnet SOC Ltd - Key Competitors 18
Section 3 – Company’s Recent Developments 19
Oct 05, 2017: Exxaro Resources signs coal export transportation agreement with Transnet 19
Jul 03, 2017: Transnet annual revenue up 20
Apr 19, 2017: Royal Vopak: Interim Update Q1 2017 22
Section 4 – Appendix 24
Methodology 24
About GlobalData 24
Contact Us 24
Disclaimer 24
List of Tables
Transnet SOC Ltd, Key Facts 5
Transnet SOC Ltd, Key Employees 6
Transnet SOC Ltd, Major Products and Services 7
Transnet SOC Ltd, History 8
Transnet SOC Ltd, Other Locations 10
Transnet SOC Ltd, Subsidiaries 10
Transnet SOC Ltd, Key Competitors 18

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