SIDO KIGOMA TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT CENTER (TDC) STARTED PRODUCING A WOOD PLANNER MACHINE
SIDO has been doing a tremendous job in enabling SMEs initiate small industries using various machines made by SIDO TDCs. SIDO Kigoma knowing the importance of creating employment and making quality products, through its TDCs, it has designed and developed a wood planner machine that will enable SMEs manufacture well finished wood products.
SMEs reaction towards such an exemplary machine in Kigoma market has been very positive and currently some of them are finalizing negotiating with a number of financial institutions including local banks on how they can facilitate them to acquire such machines. Moreover, the feedback received from SMEs and the public on how the next model should look like will be given utmost importance by SIDO engineers.
Technology development capability and the adoption capacity are important aspects for SMEs development in the country. SIDO Kigoma has been striving relentlessly to make sure that various technologies are not only researched but also made available to the business community and SMEs for starting small industries. The wood planner will enable SMEs become more competitive and their productivity will be enhanced, thus income generation and increased jobs opportunities.