US manufacturing has seen a rise in the number of factory jobs in recent years. Is the industry finally seeing signs of an economic revival?

Global cargo volumes have doubled in the last twenty years, and the surge in demand for cargo and globalization is also bringing about the need to build brand new ports in geographically strategic areas. DP World’s recently completed greenfield container port in Yarimca, Turkey is a primary example.

With dramatic population growth forecast and vast untapped economic and agricultural potential, can Africa finally capitalize on its assets in the 21st century?