The Role of Manufacturing in Africa

African governments acknowledge the manufacturing space as a key accelerator for the continent’s robust and inclusive growth. Manufacturing plays a prominent role in Africa’s economic development made evident by how industrial growth positively affects the overall GDP and productivity of the nation. Manufacturing activities promote development in that they boost…

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South Africa Factory of the Year

Awarding excellence in manufacturing Launched for the first time in South Africa at this year’s Manufacturing Indaba, Factory of the Year is a competition for manufacturers, benchmarking participants against over 2000 best-in-class factories in 30 countries. Participants benefit from independent, cross-industry performance feedback enabling them to analyse their strengths and…

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5 Reasons to attend Manufacturing Indaba Eastern Cape

After a highly successful provincial Manufacturing Indaba in Kwazulu-Natal (with a record attendance of 242 delegates and 180 Business Matchmaking meetings), the Manufacturing Indaba is coming to the Eastern Cape on 3 October 2018. The event will assemble provincial manufacturers and businesses to explore growth opportunities, discover the latest manufacturing…

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