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South Africa : SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS to startup new TV MANUFACTURING PLANT in Dube Trade Port

July 31, 2014

Samsung Electronics South Africa contrives to install a new television manufacturing plant in The Dube Trade Port, Durban by end of this year.

The plan exhibits the firms effort to meet the clients in South Africa, through total investment of 20 million USD until 2018.

This project is the result of close collaboration between Samsung and the South African authorities - at National and Provincial level. Samsung remains the leading consumer electronics brand in South Africa and we are determined to add value to the South African community in which we operate, says Matthew Thackrah, Deputy Managing Director of Samsung Electronics South Africa. The establishment of a new plant is another step in our goal to create new business opportunities, products and technology.

Further, the manufacturing facility would render job opportunities as well as promote the growth of skilled and unskilled labour in the region.

Samsung South Africa is continuously exploring opportunities which will benefit the country says Thackrah. Durban is aligned with these goals and this is an exciting step forward for the company.

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Source: TendersInfo (India)

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