Navigating the Digital Transformation Journey

NAVIGATING THE DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION JOURNEY by Marnus De Vries Head of Communication and Business Efficiency Introduction In the previous article, we introduced the concept of digital transformation in the transportation industry and outlined TFN’s vision for embracing this change. As we continue our exploration of digital transformation, we will delve deeper into the challenges and opportunities…

Diesel Spiking in the South African Market

DIESEL SPIKING IN SOUTH AFRICA by Greg Salzwedel New Business Development for the Renati Group The on-going adulteration (or spiking) of Illuminating paraffin (IP) in D50 diesel has reached alarming proportions in the local South African fuel market.  Some suppliers openly offer their “blend” to the market, while other more discreet ones still supply their unwitting…

Diesel Quality

Diesel Qualityby Greg Salzwedel New Business Development for the Renati Group The recent unprecedented escalation in fuel prices has placed tremendous pressure on transporters and other intensive diesel users in the country. Fuel costs now account for 55% – 60% of a transporters cost base, and escalating diesel costs have significantly reduced available cash flow…

FUEL PRICE ADJUSTMENT MECHANISM IN SOUTH AFRICA

FUEL PRICE ADJUSTMENT MECHANISM IN SOUTH AFRICAby Greg Salzwedel New Business Development for the Renati Group Following on my recent article on the various components that are combined to determine the regulated wholesale list price (WSLP) for diesel in any particular fuel zone within South Africa, this communication will explain how pricing changes to diesel…