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AfCFTA: Our position remains unchanged until wide reaching sensitization, proper assessment – MAN  

The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria, MAN, yesterday said its position remains unchanged on the issue of African Continental Free Trade Area, AfCFTA, that government should not sign the Framework Agreement until wide reaching sensitization and proper assessment are conducted on its impact on the economy and the manufacturing sector.

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Manufacturers start 2019 with N149bn unsold goods — MAN

THE Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN ) said inventory of unsold manufactured goods stood at N149.23 billion at the end of 2018, down by N10.36 billion (6.9 percent) from N159.59 billion in the corresponding period of 2017. The Association blamed the problem of huge unsold goods on “low real consumption due to inflationary pressure; smuggling, counterfeiting and cloning of Nigerian manufactured products as well as high cost operating environment.”

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