Deal to end S.Africa truck driver strike "imminent"


CAPE TOWN, Oct 12 (Reuters) - A deal to end a three-weektruck driver strike in South Africa, which has hit deliveries offuel, cash and consumer goods, is imminent, the Road FreightEmployers Association said on Friday.

"The parties have signed an undertaking that they agree to athree-year industry wage agreement which is to be signed atapproximately 10 a.m. (0800 GMT) on Friday," the associationsaid in a statement.

All four unions were part of the agreement, MagretiaBrown-Engelbrecht, executive officer of the association toldReuters.

(Reporting by Wendell Roelf; Writing by Agnieszka Flak)

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