KwaZulu-Natal Freight Databank

This Data Bank provides one with information about authorities within the province, industries, air freight, ports, cross border, rail and roads sectors in the KZN. The statistics will provide you with detailed information about the movements of freight in the province.  (Last Updated : 2013)

Executive Summary - 2013

   

 

Site Number and Description

Route / Road

Avg Daily Traffic

Avg Daily Truck Traffic

Annual Avg

% Truck Traffic Growth

Avg % Overloading

Avg Ton / Day

Avg Ton / Year

001 Thornville (R56 Thornville to Pietermaritzburg)

R 56

6 309

551

1.62%

12%

3 332

1 216 304

002 Merrivale (R617 Merrivale to Boston)

R 617

7 462

574

1.38%

15%

3 527

1 287 410

003 Balgowan (R103 Midmar to Nottingham rd)

R 103

4 054

261

-0.22%

10%

2 810

1 025 511

004 Bergville (R74 Sterkfontein to Bergville)

R 74

2 188

167

-4.44%

24%

2 020

737 253

005 Tugela East Toll (N003 Johannesburg to Ladysmith)

N003

1 768

374

1.55%

12%

4 953

1 807 759

006 Roosboom (N003 Harrismith to Escourt)

N003

11 663

4 757

5.92%

5%

70 648

25 786 599

007 Cedara (N003 Hilton to Mooi River)

N003

34 133

6 418

2.90%

6%

82 818

30 228 548

008 Marianhill Toll (N003 Pietermaritzburg to Durban)

N003

31 325

6 039

9.39%

8%

99 023

36 143 410

009 Shongweni (M13 Durban to Pietermaritzburg)

M13

17 734

1 739

-6.65%

12%

16 786

6 126 841

010 Tongaat Toll (N002 Richardsbay to Durban)

N002 N

25 442

2 660

5.29%

15%

33 303

12 155 625

011 Mvoti Toll (N002 Richardsbay to Durban)

N002 N

21 537

2 481

2.93%

15%

30 823

11 250 254

012 Ginginglovu (R66 Eshowe to Dokodweni)

R 66

5 506

859

1.80%

8%

5 380

1 963 706

013 Mtunzini Toll (N002 Richardsbay to Durban)

N002 N

9 340

1 620

2.44%

14%

22 415

8 181 532

014 Enseleni (N002 Mtubatuba to Richardsbay)

N002 N

7 663

1 648

5.93%

23%

19 844

8 691 628

015 Stanger (R74 Blythdale to Greytown)

R 74

9 588

582

8.70%

12%

583

212 868

016 John Ross (R34 Richardsbay to Jon Ross Highway)

R 34

9 805

1 700

12.20%

22%

19 802

8 673 101

017 Brakenham (P231 Richardsbay to Enseleni)

P231

14 978

2 285

20.33%

21%

23 680

8 643 131

018 Nkobida (R618 Nongoma to Mtubatuba)

R 618

6 011

880

27.58%

15%

6 503

2 373 772

019 Kokstad (N002 Kokstad to Mount Ayliff)

N002 S

6 259

887

16.00%

22%

6 607

2 411 485

020 Port Edward (N20 Port Shepstone to Port Edward)

N002 S

8 073

497

-0.81%

16%

2 651

967 752

021 Marburg (N002 Port Shepstone to Harding)

N002 S

14 796

1 386

8.42%

14%

14 671

5 354 781

022 Park Rynie (N002 Port Shepstone to Durban)

N002 S

17 007

1 819

0.42%

13%

20 126

7 345 876

023 Eston (R603 Umbumbulu to Pietermaritzburg)

R 603

2 948

481

4.34%

15%

5 602

2 044 644

024 Underburg (R617 Underburg to Bulwer)

R 617

2 434

379

1.38%

27%

4 273

1 559 499

025 Underburg (R617 Underburg to Kokstad)

R 617

1 873

587

1.38%

22%

5 599

2 408 665

026 Matatiele (R56 Matateile to Kokstad)

R 56

3 564

396

1.38%

20%

3 212

1 172 325

027 Ixopo (R612 Ixopo to Umzinto)

R 612

2 159

327

0.21%

20%

2 426

885 493

028 Donnybrook (R34 Ixopo to Donnybrook)

R 34

2 108

453

0.21%

27%

3 256

1 188 465

029 Staffords Post (R56 Umzimkulu to Richmond)

R 56

2 989

504

28.17%

17%

3 344

1 220 742

030 Umzinto (R612 Umzinto to Park Rynie)

R 612

8 831

627

4.78%

31%

6 274

2 290 056

031 Richmond (R56 Richmond to Ixopo)

R 56

4 695

660

1.62%

29%

5 774

2 107 436

032 Mtunzini (R102 Ginginglovu to Empangeni)

R 102

3 566

299

0.89%

37%

3 217

1 174 287

033 Tongaat (R614 Tongaat to Wartburg)

R 614

4 814

537

8.70%

30%

2 722

993 603

034 Empangeni (R34 Empangeni to Nkwalini)

R 34

5 791

848

1.80%

29%

9 865

3 600 886

035 Pongola (N002 Pongola to Mkuze)

N002 N

4 918

2 180

25.02%

29%

36 124

13 185 087

036 Piet Retief (N002 Piet Retief to Pongola)

N002 N

6 023

1 537

25.02%

32%

30 078

10 978 651

037 Golela (R69 N002 and Golela Border)

R 69

1 069

317

25.02%

28%

4 573

1 669 008

038 Vryheid (R34 Vryheid to Melmoth)

R 34

5 464

1 212

6.64%

34%

11 450

4 179 377

039 Louwsburg (R69 Louwsburg to Vryheid)

R 69

4 273

672

6.64%

19%

6 839

2 496 153

040 Paulpietersburg (R33 Paulpietersburg to Vryheid)

R 33

1 728

194

6.64%

20%

1 612

588 462

041 Nongoma (R618 Nongoma to Vryheid)

R 618

890

108

6.64%

24%

585

213 404

042 Dundee (R33 Dundee to Vryheid)

R 33

4 161

547

5.16%

31%

8 608

3 951 086

043 Louwsburg (R69 Louwsburg to Mkuze)

R 69

1 733

185

25.02%

27%

824

300 809

044 Greytown (R74 Greytown to Weenen)

R 74

2 395

490

17.14%

35%

3 935

1 436 408

045 Kranskop (R74 Kranskop to Greytown)

R 74

2 997

414

17.14%

23%

2 721

993 033

046 Dundee (R33 Dundee to Greytown)

R 33

2 213

252

17.14%

28%

1 294

472 146

047 Wartburg (R614 Wartburg to P6)

R 614

3 628

406

17.14%

31%

3 837

1 400 493

048 New Hanover (R33 New Hanover to Seven Oaks)

R 33

2 375

461

17.14%

28%

4 054

1 479 767

049 Mooi River (R103 Mooi River to Escourt)

R 103

2 037

465

2.53%

27%

3 711

1 354 584

050 Estcourt (R103 Estcourt to Midway)

R 103

5 160

620

7.00%

33%

6 491

2 369 089

051 Pieter's Station (R103 Colenso to Ezakheni)

R 103

2 426

548

2.20%

19%

6 340

2 314 135

052 Dundee (R621 Dundee to Danhauser)

R 621

3 999

614

3.07%

32%

5 001

1 791 713

053 Dundee (R602 Dundee to N11)

R 602

2 715

494

3.07%

18%

5 756

2 100 944

054 Utrecht (R34 Utrecht to Newcastle)

R 34

2 308

356

4.81%

18%

3 452

1 260 038

055 Elandslaagte (N11 Newcastle to Ladysmith)

N11

5 843

113

1.76%

17%

15 234

5 560 498

056 Ladysmith (R103 Ladysmith to Colenso)

R 103

7 402

781

3.00%

16%

8 995

283 204