South Africa Port to Double Capacity

4 October 2010 (Last Updated October 4th, 2010 18:30)

The Cape Town Container Terminal in South Africa is planning to double its capacity by 2012 after the completion of a $568m expansion project. The completion of the five-year expansion project will increase the terminal's capacity from 740,000teu to 1.4 million teu. The 420m berth

The Cape Town Container Terminal in South Africa is planning to double its capacity by 2012 after the completion of a $568m expansion project.

The completion of the five-year expansion project will increase the terminal's capacity from 740,000teu to 1.4 million teu.

The 420m berth space will accommodate 305m vessels, according to portsworld.com.