DAC Localisation and Growth TSC

17 August 2017

Join the Durban Automotive Cluster on 17 August 2017 at Takata, as we look at Takata’s localisation strategy and the successes they have achieved in localising previously imported components.

Who is Takata

Takata is located in Prospecton, South Durban, adjacent to Toyota South Africa. Takata’s Durban plant is involved in the manufacture of airbags, seat belts, and steering wheels. Takata supplies components to both Toyota and Daimler locally.

Takata Localisation strategy and successes

Takata has taken seriously the call to localise the manufacture of components. Takata has developed a comprehensive localisation strategy to take advantage of the opportunities available. Takata will share this strategy along with their successes.

Takata tour

We will tour the Takata facility and have an opportunity to see their world class manufacturing process as well as the products that are in the process of being localised.

The agenda will include:


TSC meeting


Presentation on Takata’s localisation strategy and successes


Tour of Takata facility

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