Upcoming activities

Freeing up Trade in Africa: Insights for Manufacturers Workshop

08 May 2018

The first two legal instruments for launching the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), along with the Kigali Declaration, have just been signed. What happens next and when can real trade benefits be expected? What exactly is the AfCFTA? What are the long-terms plans behind this initiative? The Durban Chemicals Cluster (DCC) welcomes Trudi Hartzenberg, Chief Executive Officer of the Trade Law Centre (Tralac), to discuss this pivotal change promoting intra-continental trade and investment in order to highlight how this agreement is set to impact local manufacturing and production.

Demand Driven Planner Training

29 – 30 May 2018

The Demand Driven Planner™ Program is an internationally recognised training programme that is designed for planning, purchasing and supply chain personnel responsible for implementing and maintaining a Demand Driven Material Requirement Planning (DDMRP) implementation. Designed by the leading authorities on DDMRP at the Demand Driven Institute, the Demand Driven Planner™ Program is comprised of 13 modules of in-depth DDMRP education. The program is the OFFICIAL preparatory course for the Demand Driven Planner Professional certification exam which participants are able to undertake thereafter to qualify with a DDPP.

CHIETA MDP Programme Launch & GDP Graduation

31 May 2018

The Durban Chemicals Cluster (DCC) and The Chemical Industries Education and Training Authority (CHIETA) are proud to launch the DCC’s Management Development Programme, tailor made for chemicals industry managers. This much anticipated programme will equip managers with the leadership and management skills required in the chemicals industry.