Mpowering Production

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Trade chambers and companies are trying to convince financial institutions to cut lending rates in line with the government policy of single digit interest rates.

Progress however has been slow.rnrn


Companies are keen to minimise interest costs onrnterm and working capital loans.rnrn


Consultancy firms specialising in improving thernsupply chain however say there are other ways of reducing the working capitalrncosts.rnrn


The Royal Ceramics factory turns a brown sludge calledrnFeldspar and other materials to make some of the