South Africa has U-turned on lockdown regulations that prohibited ports from exporting minerals amid fears it would lead to a worldwide commodities shortage.
The Department of Transport (DoT) and the South African Maritime Safety Authority (SAMSA) announced that ports will remain open to all types of cargo, although essential goods should remain a priority wherever possible.
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