Engineering News | Trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/trade Thu, 30 Jun 2016 16:05:33 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 How Brexit could be a boost for SA trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/how-brexit-could-be-a-boost-for-sa-trade-2016-06-30 News24Wire BREXIT Thu, 30 Jun 2016 09:10:00 +0200 418514 1467270700 1467270600 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 TNPA to add container capacity at Durban harbour as it puts dig-out port on hold http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tnpa-to-add-container-capacity-at-durban-harbour-as-it-puts-dig-out-port-on-hold-2016-06-28 Terence Creamer PORTS INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 28 Jun 2016 14:30:00 +0200 418258 1467182603 1467117000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000563585_resized_transnetfreightraildurbanharbour1308091022duane.jpeg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/61828_2016-06-28_tnpa_-_hd_web.mp430786894TNPA senior manager for planning and development Selvan Pillay on the berth-deepening and Salisbury Island projects to increase container capacity at the Port of Durban. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Recorded: 28.6.2016 TNPA senior manager for planning and development Selvan Pillay on the berth-deepening and Salisbury Island projects to increase container capacity at the Port of Durban. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Recorded: 28.6.2016 South Africa needs to increase value-added exports – Davies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-needs-to-increase-value-added-exports-davies-2016-06-28 Natasha Odendaal MANUFACTURING Tue, 28 Jun 2016 12:47:00 +0200 418235 1467110938 1467110820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000563531_resized_robdavies110220516duane.jpg Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies 511 287 Panama opens canal extension amid growth risks, cost battle http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/panama-opens-canal-extension-amid-growth-risks-cost-battle-2016-06-27 Reuters TRADE Mon, 27 Jun 2016 10:09:00 +0200 417977 1467015107 1467014940 1469570400 Reuters 0 0 Brexit deals 'resilient' South Africa a new complication http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brexit-deals-resilient-south-africa-a-new-complication-2016-06-24 Natasha Odendaal ECONOMY Fri, 24 Jun 2016 16:04:00 +0200 417911 1467013881 1466777040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 1 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000562551_resized_brexit1022reuters.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/61751_pravinbrexit.mp37475304LISTEN: Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan assures South Africans of the country's resilience and that it has strong ties with the UK and the EU. LISTEN: Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan assures South Africans of the country's resilience and that it has strong ties with the UK and the EU. France, Switzerland to finance small-scale green energy projects in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/a-fit-for-purpose-finance-facility-is-launched-to-boost-energy-development-2016-06-24 Dylan Slater Energy Financing Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 416320 1466490915 1466719200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Rockwell Automation in BEE deal, moves to new offices http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-offices-launched-with-coincidental-partnership-with-social-development-trusts-2016-06-24 Dylan Slater INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 416323 1466490915 1466719200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South Africa, US free-trade agreement discussions on the cards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-us-free-trade-agreement-discussions-on-the-cards-2016-06-21 Natasha Odendaal TRADE Tue, 21 Jun 2016 16:35:00 +0200 417317 1466521360 1466519700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000560785_resized_trade1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 South Africa makes most use of Agoa, but still only a fraction of the tariffs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-makes-most-use-of-agoa-but-still-only-a-fraction-of-the-tariffs-2016-06-21 Natasha Odendaal TRADE Tue, 21 Jun 2016 15:45:00 +0200 417307 1466519377 1466516700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000560753_resized_tradecontainersbloombergnew.jpeg 511 287 South Africa should ensure small business participation through JVs, FDI investments – Zulu http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-should-ensure-small-business-participation-through-jvs-fdi-investments-zulu-2016-06-20 Mia Breytenbach TRADE Mon, 20 Jun 2016 17:02:00 +0200 417158 1466513996 1466434920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000560331_resized_lindiwezulu05161022duane.jpg Small Business Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/61650_2016-06-21_small_business_-_hd_web.mp422863906Small Business Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu discusses the opportunities for small business participation,local economic growth and in Africa's growth prospects. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Small Business Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu discusses the opportunities for small business participation,local economic growth and in Africa's growth prospects. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Davies outlines agricultural benefits from new EU trade deal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-outlines-agricultural-benefits-from-new-trade-deal-with-eu-2016-06-17 Terence Creamer TRADE RELATIONS Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:15:00 +0200 416947 1466171458 1466165700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000559768_resized_robdavies110220516duane.jpg Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies 511 287 Exports seen as key to improving prospects for SA capital equipment manufacturers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/exports-seen-as-key-to-improving-prospects-for-sa-capital-equipment-manufacturers-2016-06-17 Dylan Slater TRADE Fri, 17 Jun 2016 08:00:00 +0200 416519 1465915600 1466143200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000558939_resized_capital.jpg 511 287 Category supply contracts cannot adequately manage indirect costs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/category-supply-contracts-cannot-adequately-manage-indirect-costs-2016-06-17 Nadine James Trade Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414864 1465812925 1466114400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000554520_resized_brianandrewrscomponents1022.jpeg BRIAN ANDREW The RS Components GM says sufficient price data could save as much as 35% of the total MRO procurement costs 511 287 Cooler upgrade enhances production capacity and reliability http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cooler-upgrade-enhances-production-capacity-and-reliability-2016-06-17 Nadine James Trade Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414926 1466167818 1466114400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000554857_resized_2386160521022.jpeg QUALITY IS KEY PPC introduced revamped quality control and quality assurance systems as part of its commitment to continuous improvement 511 287 Drives company envisions new developments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drives-company-sites-on-new-developments-2016-06-17 Simon Sonnekus Trade Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414731 1465812924 1466114400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000554104_resized_seweurodrivesouthafricamdraymondobermeyer1022.jpeg RAYMOND OBERMEYER German products are synonymous with quality and innovation, as they continuously produce high-quality products 511 287 Exports seen as key to improving prospects for SA capital equipment manufacturers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-capital-equipment-manufacturers-stand-to-benefit-significantly-from-exporting-2016-06-17 Dylan Slater Capital Equipment Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 415120 1465887345 1466114400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000558514_resized_capital.jpg 511 287 Internet of Things impacts on manufacturing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/internet-of-things-impacts-on-manufacturing-2016-06-17 Nadine James Trade Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414878 1465812925 1466114400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000554724_resized_kevindherman21022.jpeg KEVIN DHERMAN SYSPRO's chief innovation officer says the Internet of Things is causing a shift in manufacturing 511 287 Manufacturing Indaba continues to deliver despite economic climate http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturing-indaba-continues-to-deliver-despite-economic-climate-2016-06-17 Nadine James Trade Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414847 1465812925 1466114400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000554469_resized_robdaviesbrucestorng2015manufacturingindaba1022.jpeg ROB DAVIES AND BRUCE STRONG The Trade and Industry Minster Rob Davies will be addressing a press conference on day one of the Manufacturing Indaba 511 287 Metals fabricator hosts industry stakeholders http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metals-fabricator-hosts-industry-stakeholders-2016-06-17 Nadine James Trade Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 415016 1466167760 1466114400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000555019_resized_andrevisserfactoryfloorpaarlfabrinox1022.jpeg ANDRE VISSER The Fabrinox MD believes companies should form partnerships with associations and industry bodies as this ensures they are aware of advances and opportunities 511 287 Piping fabricators assist in Sasol projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/piping-fabricators-assist-in-sasol-projects-2016-06-17 Nadine James Trade Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414853 1465812925 1466114400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000554500_resized_sky1022.jpeg D DAY Hydra Arc delivered preassembled plant modules to Sasol’s Secunda complex for the Coal Tar Filtration East project 511 287 Prioritise labour-intensive industries – EU Chamber http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prioritise-labour-intensive-industries-eu-chamber-2016-06-17 Nadine James Trade Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414923 1465812925 1466114400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000554854_resized_2415096741022.jpeg DRIVING GROWTH? Industry stakeholders call for greater public-private engagement and warn against prioritizing high-end high-precision industries 511 287 South African problems pose difficulties for German companies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-problems-pose-difficulties-for-german-companies-2016-06-17 Simon Sonnekus Trade Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414723 1465812924 1466114400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Protesting firefighters showed courage against exploitation – Numsa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/protesting-firefighters-showed-courage-against-exploitation-numsa-2016-06-16 News24Wire FIREFIGHTERS PROTEST Thu, 16 Jun 2016 15:54:00 +0200 416808 1466088602 1466085240 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000559419_resized_workonfirefirefightersarriveincanadaaircanada1022.jpg Work on fire firefighters arrive in Canada 511 287 Entrepreneurs need greater access to funding – BBC CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/entrepreneurs-need-greater-access-to-funding-bbc-ceo-2016-06-15 Anine Kilian ENTREPRENEURS Wed, 15 Jun 2016 15:29:00 +0200 416734 1465998661 1465997340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000559286_resized_businessblackeconomic110220915duane.jpg 511 287 South Africa's current account deficit widens in Q1 as exports slump http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-current-account-deficit-widens-in-q1-as-exports-slump-2016-06-14 Reuters TRADE Tue, 14 Jun 2016 11:54:00 +0200 416396 1465898136 1465898040 1468447200 Reuters 0 0 EU, six SADC countries sign Africa’s first EPA following more than a decade of ‘tough’ talks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eu-six-sadc-countries-sign-africas-first-epa-following-more-than-a-decade-of-tough-talks-2016-06-10 Terence Creamer TRADE Fri, 10 Jun 2016 12:45:00 +0200 415767 1465564439 1465555500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000557370_resized_sadceu1022.jpg 511 287 Another multimillion-rand expansion at Coega IDZ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/another-multimillion-rand-expansion-at-coega-industrial-development-zone-2016-06-10 Dylan Slater Industrial Development Fri, 10 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414574 1465549953 1465509600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000553663_resized_coegaidz1022.jpeg MULTI-USER FACILITY A multi-user facility worth R86-million was recently launched in Zone 3 of the Coega industrial development zone 511 287 Company affirms commitment to sustainability in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/packaging-and-plastics-company-affirms-commitment-to-sustainability-in-africa-2016-05-27 Dylan Slater Plastics & Packaging Fri, 10 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 411728 1465223429 1465509600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000546769_resized_plasticsdowpackaginglabstesting1022.jpeg CONSISTENCY Dow aims to ensure that the quality of goods received by the end-customer is consistent 511 287 Five themes affecting global factory automation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/five-themes-affecting-global-factory-automation-2016-06-10 Nadine James Trade Fri, 10 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 413763 1465223428 1465509600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000551459_resized_petrusklopper20151022.jpeg PETRUS KLOPPER Automation refers to the instrumentation and control equipment, systems and processes in industrial applications 511 287 New best-in-class industrial robots launched this year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-best-in-class-industrial-robots-launched-2016-06-10 Nadine James Trade Fri, 10 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 413752 1465223428 1465509600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000551462_resized_euomronindustrialrobotstpressimage1022.jpeg RISE OF THE MACHINES The robots' applications are relevant to most packaging lines 511 287 Software solutions enabling digital disruption will drive growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/software-solutions-that-enable-digital-disruption-will-drive-growth-2016-06-10 Nadine James Trade Fri, 10 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 413731 1465223428 1465509600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000551465_resized_kevindherman21022.jpeg KEVIN DHERMAN Digital disruption is characterised by capturing the existing market share, like the Uber's transport application redefining the taxi industry 511 287 Wireless connectivity fundamental to infrastructure development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wireless-connectivity-fundamental-to-infrastructure-development-2016-06-10 Nadine James Trade Fri, 10 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 413759 1465550058 1465509600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 World our oyster, says Bidcorp CEO after unbundling and listing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/world-our-oyster-says-bidcorp-ceo-after-unbundling-and-listing-2016-06-10 Mia Breytenbach FOOD & BEVERAGE Fri, 10 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414509 1465223429 1465509600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000553575_resized_jse6duanedaws5151022.jpeg INVESTMENT INROAD There are currently eight companies in the Johannesburg Stock Exchange food retailers and wholesaler sector with a market cap of about R220-billion 511 287 African countries need greater collaboration on infrastructure development, empowering women http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-countries-need-greater-collaboration-on-infrastructure-development-empowering-women-2016-06-09 Ilan Solomons AFRICAN INFRASTRUCTURE Thu, 09 Jun 2016 15:18:00 +0200 415911 1465480593 1465478280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000557171_resized_geraldinejoslynfrasermoleketitasanvaripouranddrelhammahmoodahmedibrahim1ilan090620161022.jpg Geraldine Joslyn Fraser-Moleketi, Tas Anvaripour and Dr Elham Mahmood Ahmed Ibrahim 511 287 South Africa not immune from ‘Brexit’ fallout – economist http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-not-immune-from-brexit-fallout-economist-2016-06-02 Terence Creamer INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS Thu, 02 Jun 2016 16:50:00 +0200 414925 1464938775 1464879000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000554738_resized_petersinclair206161022duane.jpg Professor Peter Sinclair 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/60972_2016-06-02_petersinclair_-_lio-hd_web.mp491022226University of Birmingham's Professor Peter Sinclair on the potential impacts of Britain's upcoming 'Brexit' vote. Camera Work: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva. Recorded: 2.6.2016 University of Birmingham's Professor Peter Sinclair on the potential impacts of Britain's upcoming 'Brexit' vote. Camera Work: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva. Recorded: 2.6.2016 Bidcorp lists on JSE, creates platform for growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bidcorp-lists-on-jse-creates-platform-for-growth-2016-05-30 Mia Breytenbach FOOD & BEVERAGE Mon, 30 May 2016 15:26:00 +0200 414288 1464702867 1464614760 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000553108_resized_jse6duanedaws5151022.jpeg Johannesburg Stock Exchange 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/60768_2016-05-30_bidcorp_-_lio-hd_web.mp419925593Bid Corporation CEO Bernard Berson discusses Bidcorp's listing and outlook for the company in the current global economic climate. Cameraperson: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva Bid Corporation CEO Bernard Berson discusses Bidcorp's listing and outlook for the company in the current global economic climate. Cameraperson: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva DTI hopeful of continental free trade area agreement conclusion in two years http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dti-hopeful-of-continental-free-trade-area-agreement-conclusion-in-two-years-2016-05-27 Natasha Odendaal TRADE Fri, 27 May 2016 12:31:00 +0200 414119 1464345294 1464345060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000552591_resized_wamkelemene05161022duane.jpg DTI chief director for Africa multilateral economic relations Wamkele Mene 511 287