×

We've got news for you.

Register on BusinessLIVE at no cost to receive newsletters, read exclusive articles & more.
Register now

A list of industrial sectors to which trade, industry & competition minister Ebrahim Patel intends to apply his localisation policies has been, um, “found” by me.

Localisation sounds good, as I've written before. It is basically a programme of import substitution driven by the belief that if we could only make the things we import here, we would be a paradise. It means imports of products to be localised will be subject to stiff import duties...

BL Premium

This article is reserved for our subscribers.

A subscription helps you enjoy the best of our business content every day along with benefits such as articles from our international business news partners; ProfileData financial data; and digital access to the Sunday Times and Sunday Times Daily.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.



Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@businesslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00. Got a subscription voucher? Redeem it now

Would you like to comment on this article?
Register (it's quick and free) or sign in now.

Speech Bubbles

Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

Commenting is subject to our house rules.