Economic Digest 42 – Ports, Rail and Roads: Logistics 101 by Kenny Pasensie
Efficient logistics has been causing headaches for centuries. Sun Tzu, the famous Chinese general, military strategist, author of The Art of War, and philosopher who lived in the 6th century BC, wrote, “The line between disorder and order lies in logistics”; a seemingly simple truth that has escaped our government and the management at Transnet. The National Logistics Roadmap, the painkiller for the logistics headache, has been a work in progress for quite some time but the final version has not been published yet. Government promises that this will be done soon.