12 October 2017
Richards Bay, South Africa
Force Majeure declared at terminals
As a result of damage caused by extreme weather conditions, operations [at Transnet Port Terminals (TPT), Richards Bay] have been impacted. These unforeseen incidents are beyond the control of TPT and TPT has no option but to invoke the provisions of the force majeure clauses in TPT’s commercial agreements and Standard Trading Terms and Conditions.
Any claims arising herefrom will therefore be dealt with as such in terms of the applicable contractual agreements and Standard Trading Terms and Conditions.
(For information about operations in Richards Bay contact GAC South Africa at firstname.lastname@example.org)
Source: Transnet notification dated 11 October 2017