SA sets up infrastructure to verify local-content claims
Engineering News – ONLINE
05 July 2013
A new technical instrument has been introduced to support South Africa’s strategy of increasing the level of local content in the goods and services procured by government and State-owned entities and to add impetus to the country’s re-industrialisation efforts.
The tool in question is a South African Technical Specification (SATS) 1286, which will be administered by a new Local Content Verification Office housed within the South African Bureau of Standards (SABS). Read more here