Mozambique Freight Transport Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports

Mozambique Freight Transport Report

Mozambique Freight Transport Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports
Mozambique Freight Transport Report
Published Jul 11, 2015
53 pages — Published Jul 11, 2015
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BMI View: Mozambique s freight transport sector will continue to expand at a robust pace in ---- and ----, albeit from a low base in the case of some modes - air freight in particular, for which volumes will remain very low for the foreseeable future. Growth will be driven in part by a strong growth outlook for the consumer, but for the most part it will remain the transport related to the primary industries - mining in particular - that will drive growth. ...Consumer price inflation stayed below -.- for the majority of ---- and below the government s target rate of --- . We forecast that rail freight volumes in Mozambique will expand by -.- in ----, to -.--mn tonnes, and that growth will continue at a similar pace in ----, when a projected -.- expansion will take the rail network s handling figure to -.--mn tonnes. In terms of freight tonnes/km growth, we forecast a -.- expansion to -,---mn freight tonnes/km, following an estimated expansion of -.- in ----. ...Mozambique runs a considerable trade deficit, which contributes to a current account shortfall equivalent to nearly -- of GDP. The country s development of its natural gas sector is ramping up the import of capital

...Former civil war protagonist-turned-opposition party Renamo carried out several attacks in early ----. Although unlikely to escalate into open conflict, it suggests that security risks cannot be ignored. ...Most cases involved demands for ransom with victims being released once this was paid. There have been rumblings of discontent over the fact that strong headline growth has not translated into improved living standards for the average Mozambican. If this is allowed to continue, it could raise the possibility of popular discontent. ...There have been rumblings of discontent over the fact that strong headline growth has not translated into improved living standards for the average Mozambican. If this is allowed to continue, it could raise the possibility of popular discontent.

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Business Monitor International - Industry Reports. "Mozambique Freight Transport Report" Jul 11, 2015. Alacra Store. Dec 10, 2016. <http://www.alacrastore.com/storecontent/Business-Monitor-International-Industry-Reports/Mozambique-Freight-Transport-Report-2026-1655>
  
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