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Global Manufacturing Outlook 2015: Preparing for battle

Key findings from KPMG Global Manufacturing Outlook 2015 which surveys manufacturers across the world on challenges, key issues and future strategy in supply chain, cost and performance management and innovation and R&D.
Modified date: 2015/06/29
Survey report
 

Long-Term Opportunities for the African Chemical Industry

For the chemical industry, opportunities in Africa center around 3 factors: high growth, oil and gas reserves, and demand in certain market sectors.
Modified date: 2015/05/18
Business and industry issue
 

Building the 21st century: Chemicals and the construction industry - Webcast

Join us for a webcast to discuss the role chemicals have helped shape today’s global construction industry.
Modified date: 2015/04/15
Audio
 

Inside Out: Setting Up the Procurement Organization for Success [video]

DSM’s Chief Procurement Officer, Tim Tolhurst, discusses how DSM’s procurement organisation has driven success by enhancing the awareness and capabilities of supplier relationships.
Modified date: 2014/04/01
Video
 

Knowledge as an Asset: Driving Value and Managing Risks [video]

Fredrick Spalcke, Chief Procurement Officer of Philips, discusses how procurement organisations can, and ultimately should, leverage internal expertise for supplier analysis to promote knowledge transfer and build competencies internally.
Modified date: 2014/04/01
Video
 

African opportunities: An interview with Paul Victor of Sasol Limited Group

Sasol is an international integrated energy energy and chemical company based in South Africa. As its acting chief financial officer executive director, Paul Victor, brings a unique perspective to the industry.
Modified date: 2014/03/26
Business and industry issue
 

INSIGHT: Megaprojects

From managing risk and meeting timelines to selecting the right technology and investment partners, megaproject delivery offers important lessons and approaches that will resonate with almost any infrastructure stakeholder.
Modified date: 2013/10/21
Business and industry issue
 

NewFrontiers Autumn 2011

In this edition, you can read more about doing business in Africa, the road to COP17 in Durban, the mining industry, B-BBEE targets, the South African proposal for health sector reform, the seventh wave of M&A and much more!
Modified date: 2013/05/27
Publication series
 

Reaction Magazine - Third Edition

In this issue, we give you an update on the agrochemicals industry and discuss how technological advances could help solve the important global issues of population growth and food shortages.
Modified date: 2013/05/27
Business and industry issue