Gabcon Shareholders

Botswana Railways and Transnet Freight Rail have a joint venture agreement, with a partnership of 64% and 36% shareholding respectively.

Botswana Railways, is a state owned railway company that transports bulk freight, parcels and passengers.  Botswana Railways has 950 employees who ensure that we operate an efficient, reliable and cost effective transport service.


Transnet Freight Rail is the largest and most crucial part of the freight logistics chain that delivers goods to each and every South African. Every day Transnet delivers thousands of tons of goods around South Africa, through its pipelines and both to and from its ports. It moves that cargo on to ships for export while it unloads goods for overseas.