Two ship unloaders have been acquired for Durban’s Agribulk Terminal for R230m

Two ship unloaders have been acquired for Durban’s Agribulk Terminal for R230m (Pretoria News, 5 November 2021)

The Durban Agribulk Terminal, managed by Transnet Port Terminals, said yesterday that with agricultural bulk commodities like maize, wheat and soya beans reemerging as a major focus for the Durban Agribulk Terminal, an investment of more than R230 million had seen the acquisition of two ship unloaders. Assembly was currently in progress with the handover […]

South Africa’s regulatory approach for new breeding techniques

New breeding techniques (NBTs) provide new methods for genetic engineering and enable the production of a range of innovative products. These products are differentiated from those generated using early genetic engineering tools. The nature of NBTs led to discussions whether or not these techniques and their products must be subject to the existing regulatory system for GMOs.Read more…