The African Automotive Manufacturing Symposium will now take place as part of IATF 2020 from September 1-7 at the Kigali ICC, Rwanda. The decision to merge this dedicated automotive manufacturing activity with the IATF (which also has the vision to draw Africa’s...
Interview with Vasie

Interview with Vasie

QUESTION: What is the AIDC EC’s big thing? ANSWER:  We are striving to catapult the Eastern Cape’s manufacturing industry – with a focus on automotive – to a higher level.  Our vision is for the implementation of mega-projects in the region...
Electrocoat

Electrocoat

ELECTRO-COATING VS POWDER COATING Electrocoating (or e-coating, electropainting, electrophoretic lacquering, CED [cathodic electrodeposition) is a very different process from powder coating. During the Electro-coating process a metal object is submerged into a water...