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Central Corridor (Africa)

Syllabus of the Subject: Central Transport Corridor (Gateway to Burundi, Congo, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda)

  1. Introduction to the Central Corridor
  2. Main features of the Central Corridor
  3. Access to Burundi, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda

Sample: Central Corridor (Africa)
African Central Corridor, Burundi, Congo, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda (Road Transport Course)

The Subject “African Central Corridor” belongs to the following Online Higher Educational Programs taught by EENI Global Business School:
  1. Courses: Transport in Africa, Road transport, Multimodal transport
  2. Diploma: International Transport
  3. Masters: Transport in Africa, Business in Africa, International Transport, Foreign Trade
  4. Doctorates: Global Logistics, African Business, World Trade

Student, Online Doctorate in International Business

Masters and Doctorates in Global Business adapted to the countries of the Central Corridor: Rwanda, Master, International Business, Foreign Trade Rwanda, Tanzania, Master, International Business, Foreign Trade Tanzania, and Uganda, Master, International Business, Foreign Trade Uganda.

Learning materials in Courses, Masters, Doctorates in International Business in English or Study, Master in International Business in French Central Corridor (Afrique) Masters Foreign Trade in Portuguese Corredor Africano Central Study Master Doctorate Business in Spanish Corredor Central

Trans-African Corridors

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Description: African Central Corridor

The African Central Corridor (1,300 kilometres) links:

  1. Central Africa: Burundi, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Rwanda
  2. East Africa: Tanzania and Uganda

Key features of the Central Corridor:

  1. Managed by the Central Corridor Transit Transport Facilitation Agency
  2. Types of transport: Road, Rail, and inland waterways
  3. General state of the road: good conditions. E-Cargo available
  4. Estimated population in the region: 120 million people

The largest port is the Port of Dar es-Salaam

  1. Port of Dar es-Salaam container dwell time: 9-11 days (29 days in 2008)
  2. Six Inland Container Depots
  3. 65% of the Tanzanian foreign trade (Import, Export)

Other ports

  1. Isaka Dry Port
  2. Port of Mwanza, Kemondo Bay, Port Bell, and Jinja Port
  3. Port of Kigoma, Bujumbura, Moba, Baraka, Kasanga, Kalundu, and Kalemie

Railway system: Tanzania Railways Corporation (2,700 kilometres of one-metre gauge). Only 6 percent of the Central Corridor traffic

One-stop Border Posts in Rusumo (Burundi - Rwanda), Mutukula (Uganda), and Kabanga/Kobero (Tanzania). One-stop Inspection Stations (OSIS) in Dar es-Salaam port, Rusumo, Vigwaza, Manyoni, and Nyakanazi.

Main cities of the Central Corridor:

  1. Tanzania: Dar es-Salaam, Chalinze (Muheza - Arusha - Namanga: links with the Northern Corridor), Kilosa, Dodoma, Singida, Igunga, Isaka (Shingaya, Mwanza), Nyakanazi, Nyakahura, Muleba, Bukoba, Kyaka, and Mutukula
  2. Burundi: Kabero, Ngozi, Gitega, and Bujumbura
  3. Rwanda: Kigali, Goma, and Bukavu
  4. Uganda: Mutukula, Masaka (Links with the Northern Corridor)
  5. Extension to the RD Congo: Goma and Bukavu to Walikale

Access to Zambia

  1. Tanzania: Dar es-Salaam-Corridor (Kilosa, Iringa, Mbeya, and Tunduma) links with Lusaka
  2. Tanzania: via Lake Tanganyika-Mpulungu

Links with other Trans-African corridors:

  1. Cairo-Gaborone
  2. Access to the Asia-Africa Growth Corridor

African Regional Economic Communities involved:

  1. Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA)
  2. East African Community (EAC)
  3. Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS)
  4. Southern African Development Community (SADC)
  5. COMESA-EAC-SADC Free Trade Agreement (FTA)
  6. Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD)

Main languages: French and English.

Main religion in the Central Corridor region: Christianity

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The Central Corridor belongs to the African Civilisation.

  1. Central African Economic Area
  2. East African Economic Area

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