There are numerous benefits to joining the ISDA for every member category.

Small Manufacturers and Designated Groupings

  • Access to OEM database and business opportunities
  • Access to OEM supplier development initiatives e.g. skills and training programmes
  • Access to Government and SOC supplier development resources
  • Access to SOCs and DFIs; supplier development and readiness programmes
  • Advise and influence Government and SOC leadership and policy
  • Entrepreneur networking opportunities
  • Supplier benchmarking, referrals and other information

Global and National Original Equipment Manufacturers

  • Access to ISDA database of SOC suppliers
  • Support OEM supplier development process e.g. training programmes
  • Platform to announce OEM business opportunities
  • Influence Government and SOC leadership and policy
  • Entrepreneur networking opportunities
  • Supplier benchmarking, referrals and other information

Government and State Agencies

  • Access to ISDA database and national industry suppliers
  • ISDA is an independent and central point of national supplier development programmes, bringing industry, suppliers and government together
  • Advisory on DPEs Competitive Supplier Development
  • Programme and its effectiveness
  • Access to and knowledge of local industry capabilities, competitiveness and competencies
  • To facilitate and better communicate issues and expectations regarding supplier development
  • Awareness of supplier perceptions of SOC supply chain and related economic development policies