Patel encourages South Africans to purchase locally manufactured products
Written by Lethiwe Mdluli on 18 October, 2019
By: Zilungile Mkhize
Trade and Industry Minister, Ebrahim Patel, has encouraged South Africans to purchase and use locally manufactured products.
The minister had been addressing delegates at the launch of the Mara Group smartphone manufacturing plant … at the Dube Trade Port Special Economic Zone north of Durban.
Patel says buying and trading in local goods … helps boost the country’s status internationally as well as create jobs.