This month the panel discussion spotlight falls on the electronic manufacturing industry, with the focus on electronic manufacturing, prototyping and contract manufacturing. When the question of electronic manufacturing in South Africa and whether we have a viable industry pops up in a general discussion the reaction varies from definitely yes to not at all. So we question posed was: Is the South African electronics industry as dead as a dodo? The reaction from all six participants was a definite no while some did have some qualification to their answer… (more)