Manufacture of Soap and Cleaning Products, Wax and Polishes in South Africa 2017

  • ID: 4420035
  • Report
  • Region: Africa, South Africa
  • 151 Pages
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • A J North (Pty) Ltd
  • Beige Holdings Ltd
  • CAVI Brands (Pty) Ltd
  • Ecolab (Pty) Ltd
  • Improchem (Pty) Ltd
  • Medichem (Pty) Ltd
  • MORE
The Manufacture of Soap and Cleaning Products, Wax and Polishes:

In South Africa the manufacture of soap and cleaning products, wax and polishes is a multi-billion rand industry that is dominated by large multinational Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) players. There are currently around 250 players that operate in South Africa’s formal sector which employs approximately 16,000 people, but no statistics are available for companies active in the informal sector.

Environmental Concerns:

During the past decade, the manufacture of soap and cleaning products has been the subject of intense scrutiny. One of the primary concerns is that most cleaning agents contain chemicals that are potentially harmful to the environment. Environmentalists warn that hazardous chemicals found in a wide range of cleaning products generally seep into the groundwater when they are flushed down drains, contaminating the soil and ultimately, the food chain. In response numerous ‘green’ product ranges have been developed and progress has been made in the drive to make the industry cleaner, greener and more sustainable. The proposed Chemicals Management Bill and the Hazardous Substances Amendment Bill are expected to have an impact on the sector once they are passed into law.

Report Coverage:

The Manufacture of Soap and Cleaning Products, Wax and Polishes report describes current conditions, the performance of industry players and trends in the local market. The challenges faced by role players as well as factors that influence the success of the sector are also covered. The report profiles 48 companies, including local company Blendwell which produces cleaning agents specifically for use in the food industry, and household appliance manufacturer, Miele, which produces its own range of washing powders and dishwashing detergents under the Miele Care Collection label. Also profiled is Ecozyme Enzymes CC, a micro-enterprise that manufactures and supplies environmentally-friendly cleaning products for cleaning, hygiene, chemical and facilities management companies.
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • A J North (Pty) Ltd
  • Beige Holdings Ltd
  • CAVI Brands (Pty) Ltd
  • Ecolab (Pty) Ltd
  • Improchem (Pty) Ltd
  • Medichem (Pty) Ltd
  • MORE
1. Introduction

2. Description of the Industry
2.1. Industry Value Chain
2.2. Geographic Position

3. Size of the Industry

4. State of the Industry
4.1. Local
4.1.1. Corporate Actions
4.1.2. Regulations
4.1.3. Enterprise Development and Social Economic Development
4.2. Continental
4.3. International

5. Influencing Factors
5.1. Economic Environment
5.2. Increasing Costs
5.3. Labour
5.4. Technology, Research and Development (R&D) and Innovation
5.5. Environmental Concerns

6. Competition
6.1. Barriers to Entry

7. Swot Analysis

8. Outlook

9. Industry Associations

10. References
10.1. Publications
10.2. Websites

Company Profiles
Clickabet (PTY) Ltd
Egoli Gaming (PTY) Ltd
Emerald Safari Resort (PTY) Ltd
Gold Circle (PTY) Ltd
Ithuba Holdings (Rf) (PTY) Ltd
Netbet (PTY) Ltd
Niveus Investments Ltd
Northern Cape Casino Consultants Kairo (PTY) Ltd
O L I M P (PTY) Ltd
Peermont Global (PTY) Ltd
Phumelela Gaming and Leisure Ltd
Sun International Ltd
Tsogo Sun Holdings Ltd
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  • Chemetall (Pty) Ltd
  • Reinol-Janek Chemicals (Pty) Ltd
  • CANSA (Pty) Ltd
  • Reckitt Benckiser South Africa (Pty) Ltd
  • Ecolab (Pty) Ltd
  • Improchem (Pty) Ltd
  • Dynachem (Pty) Ltd
  • S C Johnson and Son of South Africa (Pty) Ltd
  • Beige Holdings Ltd
  • Kemklean (Pty) Ltd
  • S A F I C (Pty) Ltd
  • Medichem (Pty) Ltd
  • Beiersdorf Consumer Products (Pty) Ltd
  • Colgate-Palmolive (Pty) Ltd
  • Henkel South Africa (Pty) Ltd
  • Kimberly-Clark of South Africa (Pty) Ltd
  • Unilever South Africa (Pty) Ltd
  • A J North (Pty) Ltd
  • Amka Products (Pty) Ltd
  • Avon Justine (Pty) Ltd
  • Bliss Brands (Pty) Ltd
  • CAVI Brands (Pty) Ltd
  • Estee Lauder Companies (Pty) Ltd
  • Elizabeth Arden (South Africa) (Pty) Ltd
  • Johnson and Johnson (Pty) Ltd
  • Le-Sel Research (RF) (Pty) Ltd
  • L'Oreal South Africa (Pty) Ltd
  • Prime Product Manufacturing (Pty) Ltd
  • Revlon South Africa (Pty) Ltd
  • Ritch Chem CC
  • Shield Chemicals (Pty) Ltd
  • Scent Pac (Pty) Ltd
  • Ecozyme Enzymes CC
  • Headboy Industries (Pty) Ltd
  • Soap Factory CC (The)
  • Acorn Pharmaceuticals (Pty) Ltd
  • Sealed Air Africa (Pty) Ltd
  • Hychem (Pty) Ltd
  • Nilfisk (Pty) Ltd
  • Elegant Line Trading 237 (Pty) Ltd
  • Libstar Operations (Pty) Ltd
  • LBN Trading Anterprise (Pty) Ltd
  • Ebinter Trading and Projects (Pty) Ltd
  • Prime Cleaning Suppliers CC
  • KT Wash (Pty) Ltd
  • Tiger Consumer Brands Ltd
  • Sasol South Africa (Pty) Ltd
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