Within the first three minutes of speaking with Henk Boogertman, executive director of Menlyn Maine, it soon became clear that what he and his team were building was more than just an impressive marketing stunt.Of …

African Minerals’ Tonkolili iron ore project in Sierra Leone is set to become the largest contributor to the country’s GDP.Transforming an ore body into a revenue-generating mine in three years, particularly in a developing country, …

With a legacy of over five decades, Agricol is a well-established South African seed company with 180 agents and nine branches across the country. The company is involved with plant breeding, seed production, international trade, …

Solar-powered traffic lights engineered by Ameritech Nigeria are bringing order and innovation to the electricity-poor country’s streets.In 2009, US company Advance International Technology (AIT) formed a consortium with a number of North American engineering businesses …

A drastic change in direction has set London-headquartered Avocet Mining on route to ensuring sustainable West African gold production and development for years to come.When it first listed on the London Stock Exchange in 1996, …

The young subsidiary of a 60-year-old South African engineering giant, Basil Read Matomo is delivering its first major EPC contract for a wind farm near Port Elizabeth.South African companies don’t get much bigger than construction, …

With a team of over 52 analysts across 18 countries around the world, Franklin Templeton’s Emerging Markets Group offers the most geographically extensive emerging market investment research team in the world.Established over two decades ago …

Not unlike the story of other successful companies, GOGO Fruit’s inception was sparked by a need identified by an intuitive entrepreneur.Eben Kruger saw that importers, supermarkets, wholesalers and retailers were looking for high quality fruit …

Magnesium oxide (MgO) is an incredibly sustainable building product and recently has started being used in the manufacture of MgO boards for use as cladding in the construction industry. It’s said that if all the …

Zeder Investments Limited is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) and is currently one of South Africa’s leading agricultural investment companies, with a focus on agriculture, food, beverages, food processing and related sectors.With a ..