Browsing: Ship in Tanzania

Ministry of Works, Transports, and Communications in Tanzania is setting a new record in expanding inland waterways in Tanzania.

The state has therefore invested $38 million to improve lake zone dwellers navigation across Lake Victoria, including building a ship to enhance transportation.

Transportation has been a vital driver of economic interactions for Tanzania: movement of human capital and raw materials over space and time, as well as stimulating expansion of settlements and business operations.

Bank of Tanzania’s quarterly economic review, point transport has been one of the top three activities contributing to the Gross Domestic Product, same applies to the corresponding quarter in 2018.

The ship will bear the capacity to carry over 1200 people, 400 tons of cargo and 20 vehicles. The latter is one of the many efforts espoused by the ministry to expand transportation facilities in Tanzania.

The construction of the ship has begun earlier October in …