Tag: African

IVECO FTP – DIESEL GENERATORS

The current demand for electricity far outstrips supply causing frequent blackouts in African countries, yet significant increases in demand are expected during the forecast period. Consequently, major potential exists to sell diesel generators in the continent. Today in terms of cost per kVA, flexibility and responsiveness, there is still no better source of standby power […]

URBAN CONSUMER

  The rise of the African urban consumer       Africa’s long-term growth will increasingly reflect interrelated social and demographic changes creating new domestic engines of growth. Key among these will be urbanization, an expanding labor force, and the rise of the middle-class African consumer. In 1980, just 28 percent of Africans lived in […]