East London

2013-06-25 14:31
East London is situated on the Indian Ocean coast between the Buffalo River and the Nahoon River. The city is at the end of a 300km stretch of coastline known as the ‘Sunshine Coast’ which has St Francis Bay at the southern end.

East London hosts the country’s only river port. The motor industry is the dominant employer and a major Daimler plant is located next to the harbour.

The city has a population of over 400 000. East London Airport services the region. East London has a humid subtropical climate with the warm temperatures and moderation typical of the South African coastline.


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