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Company Overview of Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority

Company Overview

Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority provides passenger and freight railway transportation services. It runs express, ordinary, and special passenger trains that convey people, as well as parcels and luggage using the parcel vans attached to the passenger trains; and operates traffic and local traffic trains that convey cargo, as well as provides block train services and mixed train services. The company also maintains and operates quarries that produce ballast for railway maintenance, as well as aggregates, chippings, boulders, quarry dust, and crusher dust for sale to the public; and manufactures concrete sleepers and other construction products. In addition, it operates engineering workshops...

Nyerere Road

P.O. Box 2834

Dar es Salaam,  


Founded in 1968


255 753 783 444


255 22 2862406

Key Executives for Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority

Director of Finance
Director of Traffic and Director of Marketing
Head of Public Relations
Interim Managing Director
Deputy Managing Director
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority Key Developments

Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority Wins Deal to Transport 18 Million Litres of Petroleum Products to the Democratic Republic of Congo

The Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority has landed another big deal to transport 18 million litres (18,000 metric tonnes) of petroleum products to the Democratic Republic of Congo in the next one year. The first consignment of about one million litres (1,000 metric tonnes) has already departed the Port of Dar es Salaam they were confident that the initial two million litres (2,000 metric tonnes) would be delivered to the DRC within the next one month. The DRC fuel order is the second import consignment to be secured within a month, following the transportation order for 48 million litres (48,000 metric tonnes) of petroleum destined for Malawi in June. Malawi government had given an order to the Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) to move 48 million litres of petroleum products in the next 12 months, starting July 2016.

Tanzania-Zambia Railway Wins Deal to Transport Malawi Fuel

Malawi government has contracted Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) to transport 48 million litres of petroleum products from Dar es Salaam port in the next 12 months, starting from next month. This was revealed after a meeting between TAZARA and a delegation of eleven officials from the Malawi government in Dar es Salaam. The Malawi delegation was headed by Mrs. Estelle Nuka, Board Member of the Malawi Energy Regulation Authority.

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