Firm competitiveness and productivity enhancement (e.g. how to enhance regional competitiveness of Zambian-based agro-processing firms)

The growth of the Zambian industrial sector and subsequently the local and regional competitiveness of locally produced goods and thus profitability of local firms rely heavily on the productivity of Zambian firms. Current levels of firm productivity and sources of higher productivity are key ingredients to the development of a robust national industrial policy that is responsive to industry needs.