Streamlined Nampak packs new zest, reports 3% rise in profits

SOUTH AFRICA - Nampak, Africa’s largest packaging manufacturer, posted a 3 percent hike in group trading profit, helped by the strong performance of the metals division in South Africa and Angola in the year ended September. Nampak chief executive André de Ruyter said in a statement yesterday that the JSE company's performance had been resilient…

Packaging industry sees growth as urbanisation rate rises

Nigeria’s packaging industry has seen significant growth, recording about 40 percent expansion in the last five years, according to Naomi Peterson, managing director, Nampet Ventures Nigeria Limited, producer of disposable plastic materials based in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.