MANAGING SPOORNET'S TRANSITION "WILL REMAIN DIFFICULT FOR SOME TIME"

SUBTITLE: SPOORNET'S TRANSITION FROM SOUTH AFRICA'S "COMMON CARRIER" TO A PROFIT-ORIENTATED BUSINESS HAS PROVED DIFICULT. GM FOR RAIL AND TERMINAL SERVICES LEO PETKOON SAYS THAT WHILE THE DRIVE TOWARDS PROFITABILITY HAS BEEN SPOORNET'S OVERALL PRIORITY CANNOT IGNORE THE COUNTRY'S WIDER NEEDS. ANDREW PARKER'S COVERAGE OF SOUTH AFRICA'S LARGEST TRANSPORT COMPANY ON THE EVE OF THE 21ST CENTURY ALSO INCLUDES INTERVIEWS WITH TWO OTHER COMPANY EXECUTIVES.

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  • Accession Number: 00905327
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Northwestern University, Evanston
  • Files: TLIB
  • Created Date: Apr 12 2001 12:00AM