Moody’s in October said it expects global auto sales to fall 20 percent in 2020, with a healthy 11.5% percent rebound in 2021.

Regardless of the forecasts, recovery in the automotive supply chain is likely to be slow and businesses may remain under strain as buyers adjust to the economical fall-out, for an extended period.

As an agency of the Eastern Cape Provincial government, the AIDC EC is mandated to assist manufacturers grow but also retain jobs and productivity though periods of distress.  As a result, they are now offering manufacturing companies subsidized support to minimize the effect of the disruptions and constraints and overall resource drain.

AIDC EC are offering regional manufacturing firms their resources to identify opportunities for quick sustainable wins, combating the economic pressures into the next period of the pandemic by streamlining your operations and business processes through any of the following:

  • Fast tracked introduction and implementation/piloting of TPS/TPM
  • Strengthened QMS in Product quality and waste management
  • World class and LEAN manufacturing support
  • Energy improvement plan with detailed assessment analysis
  • Improved individual productivity and organisational performance
  • Specialised technical training and development
  • Shop floor skills Training and education
  • Business Diagnostic

Speak to them if you could benefit from this support, which is measured against agreed tangible improvement targets.

Email or call Hoosain Mahomed at 082 578 5263.