2013 Global Manufacturing Competitiveness Index
The report confirms that the landscape for competitive manufacturing is in the midst of a massive power shift – based on an in-depth analysis of survey responses from more than 550 chief executive officers (CEOs) and senior leaders at manufacturing companies around the world.
Collaborating to drive progress
The manufacturing industry is a key focus area for Deloitte, as we look at creating a unique space for us to encourage collaboration between public, private and government entities to discuss current challenges around competitiveness and work together to create sustainable solutions.
Deloitte member firms serve 75% of the 106 Fortune Global 500 manufacturing companies. We are optimistic about the future of the manufacturing industry, and are ready to help maximise your business potential.
Our firm focusses on developing and executing manufacturing strategies that integrate people, processes and technologies and that bring our clients tangible results. We have a depth of both functional and industry-specific expertise, a local and global reach and an understanding of the balance between concept and execution.
Through our expansive global network, thought provoking publications, surveys and reports, as well as insightful commentary, Deloitte member firms deliver innovation and practical knowledge which companies can use to improve their overall business performance. In addition to our technical manufacturing knowledge and capabilities, we instil a set of shared values centred on integrity, value to clients, and commitment to each other and strength from diversity.
With manufacturing being a key contributor to South African GDP and economic growth, our Southern Africa manufacturing practice focuses on seven sub-sectors of the manufacturing industry:
- Construction & Building products
- Aerospace & Defence
- Forestry, Paper pulp & Packaging
- Industrial Products & Services
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