Wood-Processing Company Increases Efficiency and Reduces Waste Through Lean Manufacturing Implementation
The USAID EMPOWER Private Sector project in partnership with Sida recently supported wood-processing company Divani to implement Lean manufacturing at firm level. This was done with the aim of improving the company’s operating performance, productivity, and competitiveness.
On March 29th, 2019, USAID visited Divani and observed the implementation of the Lean manufacturing processes. By implementing Lean manufacturing, the company improved its efficiency by at least 30% and decreased waste by at least 20%.