The attainment of industrialized status is the aim of any country seeking to develop in the world. Nigeria should pragmatically address the challenges of poor industrialisation to diversify her economy. What was ringing in my head also was the question posed by a colleague in one of our trips to enugu. Pdf post independence nigeria and industrialisation strategies. The potential of manufacturing and industrialization in africa. Fdi and industrialisation why technology transfer and new industrial structures may accelerate economic development tina soreide chr. But, given past experiences, many are not yet convinced that this is the long term solution to nigerias industrial development challenges. Section 2 documents the performance of the nigerian economy focussing on the structure of economic activity on aggregate over time and comparatively with. Industrialisation policies in west africa kwabena nyarko otoo imprint published by. This involves an extensive reorganisation of an economy for the purpose of manufacturing. This site is like a library, use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Industrial development and growth in nigeria unuwider united. The study sets three major objectives, which include investigating the effect of fiscal. Most industries that had been successful during the.
The structure of the nigerian economy is typical of an underdeveloped country. European scientific journal april 2016 edition vol. This book provides a detailed study of how manufacturing and processing industries have developed in the largest country of west africa. Nigeria has abundant minerals for a wide range of industries. Zhang examines the impact of industrialisation led development strategy on climate change using citylevel evidence of mexico city, shanghai and mumbai. Economic diversification for sustainable development in nigeria. Pdf nigerian employers consultative association neca. Three chapters devoted to import substitution examine the interaction of growing consumer demand and the market strategy objectives of foreign merchant firms which produced the sudden spurt of industrialization in the late 1950s. Nigerian industrial development between 1943 and 20. Because so little attention has been paid to african industry. Great britain, studies on industrialization in nigeria, have largely focused on the examination and analysis of single components of industrial activity or the spatial distribution and development of manufacturing industries.
Impact of industrialization on nigerias economic development. Recent trends and patterns in nigerias industrial development jstor. Iron ore and a host of other locally available metallurgical raw materials are being utilised for the local iron and. Industrialisation in nigeria on reverse gear export from. Nigeria and the challenge of industrial development project muse.
Introduction nigeria is the most populated african nation with a population of about 160 million. The cost of production is high and productivity is low. If you do not see its contents the file may be temporarily unavailable at the journal website or you do not have a pdf plugin installed and enabled in your browser. Recent unprecedented flooding of lagos state, abakiliki, ibadan and the flooding of agricultural lands in northern nigeria leading to loss of lives and food shortage ecosystem impacts, for example the devastating erosions in the eastern parts of nigeria rising sea levels leading to loss of beach fronts in lagos. Industrialisation or industrialization is the period of social and economic change that transforms a human group from an agrarian society into an industrial society. The bulk of the gross domestic product is from the primary sector with agriculture carrying the greatest share. The continent enjoyed sustained economic growth registering an annual average growth of more than 5. Transforming africas agriculture through agroindustrialization. Individual manual labor is often replaced by mechanized. Way of thinking these common effect wil stel m s from the scientific and mechanistic character of industrial operations. Ajayi department of geography, university of ibadan, nigeria abstract perhaps one major problem facing nigeria today that has received little or no attention remains her low industrial base. The isi policy that was adopted in the early industrialisation struggle of most developing economies originated from the evolutionary phases of industrialisation in the advanced economies, the growth of import substitution industrialisation has been paralleled by doubts over its continuing viability to support economic growth. In recognition of the importance of industrialization to economic growth and development nigeria, since independence has adopted various policies, incentives.
The industrialisation of nigeria in pictures politics nigeria. The pdf file you selected should load here if your web browser has a pdf reader plugin installed for example, a recent version of adobe acrobat reader if you would like more information about how to print, save, and work with pdfs, highwire press provides a helpful frequently asked questions about pdfs. Nigeria s economic and industrial development download. This crisis has been a consistent theme in the underdevelopment challenges confronting the nation.
Nevertheless, industrialisation has remained the sine qua non for economic growth, longterm poverty reduction, job creation and the transformation of a traditional. Isi was enshrined in nigeria s first national development plan of 19621968. Nigeria presents an example of a developing economy. This paper therefore seeks to discuss nigerias new industrial development strategy, the cluster concept, against the backdrop of previous policies.
The work focused on the impact of industrialization on economic growth. Michelsen institute development studies and human rights. This contributed to adverse impacts on industrialization in the country. Many people left farming to take higher paid jobs in factories in towns. Impact of industrialization in nigeria pdf paperity. More often than not, people commonly spe ak or argue that the. Deindustrialization and effects of poorly implemented energy. Nigerian employers consultative association neca as a veritable instrument for enhancing industrialization and industrial relations in nigeria nnauko, ayochukwu oliver, okoye, godwin. Factors for successful nigerian industrialisation, export. Dedicated to the development of the urbanization, four mainstream urbanization theories and their respective pros and cons have been discussed. Industrial development is necessary for modernisation of agriculture.
Industrialisation in subsaharan africa policies for resolving africas economic and development crisis generally focus on the agricultural sector. Otoghile ikponmwosa ebomoyi department of political science, university of benin, nigeria abstract this paper explores the industrial crisis facing nigeria. Institute of statistical social and economic research. Problems and prospects of industrialization in nigeria. Industrial development and growth in nigeria brookings institution. Project muse nigeria and the challenge of industrial. Despite all the efforts of the government, at least in principle, to kickstart and sustain rapid industrialization in nigeria, attainment of required level of. Alternatively, you can download the file locally and open with any standalone pdf reader.
Below are some of the benefits nigeria would enjoy from being industrialized. Due to natural resource wealth in africa, much of the regions industrial production remains. Pdf the quest for nigeria to be an industrialized economy with high sustainable growth rates has been the preoccupation of every. Financial reforms are part of the reforms implemented during the sap. The industrialisation of nigeria in pictures politics nairaland nairaland forum nairaland general politics the industrialisation of nigeria in pictures 7777 views how buhari ruined nigeria in 1year in pictures pdp imo state presents industrialisation plan in trade investment forum udom emmanuel kicks off state. The effect of electricity supply on industrial production. Since, industrialisation is seen as an engine of growth, we conduct an empirical assessment of the effects of financial sector reforms on industrialisation in nigeria using an annual time series data over 1981 2015. So dunlop has finally stopped its production of tyres, accessories and allied goods to concentrate on importing them to nigeria. The following points explain the role of industrial development in economic growth. Path to green industrialisation in nigeria the guardian. Mineral resources are the primary raw materials for industrialisation. The study asserts that industrialisation is a key source of emissions in developing countries but also possesses the greatest potential to reduce emission levels. Industrialisation or industrialization is a process that happens in countries when they start to use machines to do work that was once done by people.
Moroe gave the charge on the occasion of the countrys anniversary of the national freedom day in abuja on wednesday. The nation is made up of people of diverse cultures and. May 23, 2019 mr bobby moroe, acting south african high commissioner to nigeria, has tasked south africa and nigeria to pioneer the processes of industrialisation, trade and investment in african. The benefits of industrialization in employment generation, poverty reduction, improved living standard, improved economic growth and development. The agreement will facilitate cooperation between the bank and unido on joint activities of shared interest in areas such as agroindustry development, circular economy. Transforming africas agriculture through agro industrialization andinet woldemichael, adeleke salami, adamon mukasa, anthony simpasa, and abebe shimeles1 1 introduction economic growth in africa has been accelerating for the past two decades. Labour decries increasing deindustrialisation in nigeria. Industrialisation simple english wikipedia, the free. Impact of industrialisation on co2 emissions in nigeria. We need tractors, threshers, pump sets and harvesters to modernise agriculture.
Challenges and opportunities daibi w dagogo, department of banking and finance, rivers state university of science and technology, nigeria. Publications friedrichebertstiftung nigeria office. Import substitution industrialisation and economic growth. Key among such policies were the import substitution industrialisation isi strategy, and export promotion industrialisation epi strategy. Jul 25, 2019 industrialization is the process by which an economy is transformed from primarily agricultural to one based on the manufacturing of goods. Click download or read online button to get nigeria s economic and industrial development book now. Dec 15, 2015 path to green industrialisation in nigeria. This is because industrialization comes with numerous benefits to any country that attains such status. Download publication 11 mb, pdf file study report on industrial policy and state of industrialisation in nigeria abuja, 2020. Mar, 2018 some of these policies have been integral parts of nigeria s national development plans. Keywords economic diversification, stability, sustainability, development 1. Electricity undertaking ngeu led to deindustrialization in nigeria in the.1080 131 1332 55 708 1526 1492 1481 1184 705 258 292 950 1419 98 665 635 841 1366 1317 1255 1365 1362 1374 670 320 835 1099 853 290 1275 905 786 829 1416 1207 921 872 1420 1347 125 576 1236 1482 550 966