Manufacturing Industry News

  • Kansai Plascon debuts in Nigerian market
    Kansai Plascon debuts in Nigerian market 2/8/2017

    Posted by: Nigerian Tribute, 06th February, 2017

    As part of its strategic expansion  into Africa,  frontline  coatings company,  Kansai Plascon, has announced the opening of its Nigeria office, as a way of bringing its  range of premium paints products closer to Nigerian consumers.

  • Elixir Global acquires P&G’s Ibadan healthcare plant
    Elixir Global acquires P&G’s Ibadan healthcare plant 2/8/2017

    Posted by: The Nation, 05th February, 2017

  • First Ever Syringe Manufacturing Company Arrives Akwa Ibom
    First Ever Syringe Manufacturing Company Arrives Akwa Ibom 2/8/2017

    Posted by: The Whistler, 02 February, 2017

    The Managing Director VKS group of companies, Mr. Onur Kumral has revealed that the first ever syringe manufacturing company in sub-sahara Africa, has arrived Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.

  • Manufacturing: Capacity utilisation to grow by 4% in 2017 — MAN
    Manufacturing: Capacity utilisation to grow by 4% in 2017 — MAN 2/8/2017

    Posted by: Vanguard, 02nd February, 2017

    CAPACITY utilisation in the manufacturing sector is expected to grow by four percent from the 44.8 percent witnessed in the first half of last year, the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria, MAN, has said.

  • BOI, NAFDAC seal ‘win-win’ pact to boost economy
    BOI, NAFDAC seal ‘win-win’ pact to boost economy 1/20/2017

    Posted by: The Cable, 13th January, 2017

    The Bank of Industry (BOI) has entered a partnership with the National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) to boost the Nigerian economy.

  • Micro entrepreneurs want clarification on SMEs criteria
    Micro entrepreneurs want clarification on SMEs criteria 1/20/2017

    Posted by: The Nation, 16th January, 2017

    THE Association of Micro Enterprises of Nigeria (AMEN) President, Prince Saviour Iche, has sought clarification on the criteria that determine the businesses that are micro, small and medium sized as the country aims to boost private sector and start-up culture.

  • ‘Implementation of patronage policy will assist manufacturers out of recession’
    ‘Implementation of patronage policy will assist manufacturers out of recession’ 1/20/2017

    Posted by: The Guardian, 18th January, 2017

    In a bid to check the unintended effects of economic recession on the real sector, especially among manufacturers, operators have urged the Federal Government to ensure the implementation of the patronage policy.

  • BoI to improve access to funds for certified products
    BoI to improve access to funds for certified products 1/20/2017

    Posted by: The Guardian, 18th January, 2017

    Targets over 1000 enterprises in 2017

    To further improve local production in the country, the Bank of Industry (BoI) has announced plans to improve access to funds for locally produced goods already certified by regulatory agencies.

  • ‘Local raw materials sourcing to stimulate real sector growth’
    ‘Local raw materials sourcing to stimulate real sector growth’ 1/20/2017

    Posted by: The Guardian, 11th January, 2017

    Notwithstanding improved access to foreign exchange for importation of raw materials, operators in the real sector have been urged to further explore local sourcing to mitigate the impact of forex on their businesses in 2017.

  • SON mulls standards to drive local manufacturing of LPG cylinders
    SON mulls standards to drive local manufacturing of LPG cylinders 1/20/2017

    Posted by: The Guardian, 04th January, 2017

    To discourage importation of sub-standard liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) cylinders, the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has unveiled strategies to deploy instruments of standardisation and quality assurance to encourage local production and checking influx of such goods in to the country.

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