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What SADC needs to do to make the most of regional value chains

Published on August 21, 2017

As the 37th Southern African Development Community (Sadc) Summit kicks off, the longstanding question of how to best spur industrial growth and development in the region is at the top of policy makers’ agendas.

Greater integration of countries into global and regional value chains is a key focus area given the summit’s theme: Partnering with the private sector in developing industry and value chains.

Value chains encompass all the processes that bring a raw material to a final product, for example, from cotton to clothing in the textile industry. Read more. Source | Business Day