Southern Africa, with its vast natural resources and relatively skilled workforce, should be a magnet for foreign direct investment (FDI). This, however, is not the case. Indeed, even domestic investment is low, though intra-regional investment, mainly from South Africa and Mauritius is notable. This book analyses investment flows within the region and examines the role of FDI in key industries and the role of the Southern Africa Customs Union (SACU). It concludes that Southern Africa still has to shake off a reputation for instability and high risk and makes some recommendations about how that can be achieved.The company claims that this reduces repair time, improves gloss and smoothness and offers greater resistance to chipping and ... GM, which has owned 49% of the Delta Motor Corporation since 1997, launched the assembly of the Opel Corsa in late 1996 and ... The plant also produces the Astra and Isuzu light trucks. ... 82 OECD2004 Regional Integration, F DI and Competitiveness in Southern Africa.
|Title||:||Regional Integration, FDI and Competitiveness in Southern Africa|
|Author||:||Andrea E. Goldstein|
|Publisher||:||OECD Publishing - 2004-10-27|