Upcoming activities

How to engage with Public Procurement

03 March 2020

In line with the KZN CTC’s vision of boosting the competitiveness of the local industry and increasing localisation, the Cluster conducted a Public Procurement Study aimed at understanding the public procurement landscape for clothing, textiles and footwear.

KZNCTC Lean Boot Camp Durban & Ladysmith 2020

18 February 2020 – 06 August 2020

In response to the resounding success of the 2019 Lean Boot Camp, a second iteration will be facilitated in 2020 in Durban and Ladysmith. 

SES Mentorship Programme


As part of our objective to provide operational competitiveness support to member firms, the KZN CTC is currently facilitating firm-specific interventions with Senior Experten Service (SES).

KZN CTC Export Promotion Calendar


Export markets have become increasingly relevant to the clothing, textiles, footwear, and leather industry. However, the pursuit of these markets is hindered by limited knowledge of compliance, regulations and potential export markets.

The KZN CTC’s Export Promotion programme, in partnership with Trade and Investment KwaZulu-Natal, will focus on developing export capabilities and opportunities for emerging and existing exporters through the following focused programmes over the course of 2019: