Entries by Jean Wandimi

Rewatch the webinar: Africa’s independent aftermarkets – a look at the current situation and future potential

africon CEO and Partner, Marc- Peter Zander, will be presenting at Messe Frankfurt Middle East: Automechanika Dubai’s webinar titled “Africa’s independent aftermarket (IAM) – a look at the current situation and future potential”. In case you missed this webinar or would like to get insights on IAM in Africa, watch the replay  here

Africa’s independent aftermarkets – a look at the current situation and future potential webinar

africon CEO and Partner, Marc- Peter Zander, will be presenting at Messe Frankfurt Middle East: Automechanika Dubai’s webinar titled “Africa’s independent aftermarket (IAM) – a look at the current situation and future potential”. africon will be presenting insights on the automotive independent aftermarket situation in Africa and will cover: The current state of the IAM […]

Slide of the month (SOTM) June. Consumer goods across Africa

Consumer goods markets in Africa have over the past 10-20 years become increasingly interesting for international companies. Growing overall populations and especially the growing middle class have motivated companies from around the world to expand their footprint on the continent. One learning during this process is that Africa is more diverse than previously assumed. This […]

Slide of the month (SOTM) May. Glass production in Africa

Glass has innumerable applications like building, construction and packaging among others. africon did an analysis for a chemicals manufacturer to understand glass production in Africa, by looking at 5 major countries involved in the process. These were Kenya, Nigeria, Tunisia, Egypt and Morocco. Egypt clearly emerged as the leading country in glass manufacturing, followed by […]

Project reference: Success of Bodo Möller Chemie in Africa 

” africon provided solid market data and insights as a support to BMC when communicating with principals. For example, on the adhesives market, a clear understanding of focus countries, primary market segments and the competitive situation was provided.” Mr. Volker Oehl, Global Business Development Manager at Bodo Möller Chemie At africon, interested companies, organisations or […]

Customer reference: Netzsch

After africon conducted a full market study, including potential partners, prioritisation of countries and focus industries, as well as a review of the competition locally, Netzsch was able to establish its footprint in Nigeria and Kenya