Durban Chemicals Cluster

The Durban Chemicals Cluster (DCC) is a public-private partnership (PPP) between the eThekwini Municipality and the chemicals industry in Durban and the surrounding areas. The aim of the cluster is to support the competitiveness and development of the local chemicals manufacturing industry through establishing mutual competitive advantages and helping the industry overcome generic problems.

More about the DCC

Become a member

The DCC welcomes membership enquiries from chemicals manufacturing companies with operations in KwaZulu-Natal, as well as local non-chemicals manufacturing companies that can identify and are aligned with the objectives of the DCC.

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Upcoming activities

The DCC facilitates regular activities to support the mutual competitiveness and growth of the KZN chemicals manufacturing industry. Activities are aimed at enabling the growth and competitiveness of the local chemicals manufacturing sector.

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Recent activities

A collaborative approach to managing B-BBEE and employee health care

Investment & growth programme TSC and growing your export markets workshop

National Pollution Plan regulation compliance and process safety training workshop

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Visit our new information portal

The DCC is excited to announce the launch of an online information portal. With this portal you will have access to all DCC news, research, documentation and highlights at the click of a button.

DCC slide shows and other relevant documentation from our workshops and programmes are available on the portal and can be accessed by all members, anywhere, anytime.

The portal also allows you to easily search for past documentation and ensures that you are always kept aware of any information generated by the cluster.

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