Membership Benefits


CTI is “the Voice of Industry”  in Tanzania. It is one of the most effective lobbying business association in the country. Currently, the organization has members from all sectors of the economy (each and every manufacturer). CTI provides research based policy advocacy that aims at developing the manufacturing Sector in Tanzania. It is well recognized and most respected by the Government, the business community and the general public.

The following are membership benefits:


CTI provides a platform for members to express and air their views regarding the business environment with a view to advocating for change and bring about a competitive business environment in Tanzania

Access to Business and Industrial Information

CTI is the major source of information on manufacturing and associated industries in Tanzania. It provides for its members information on business opportunities, trade fairs, new technologies, markets, products, training opportunities, joint ventures, financial intermediation and other business related activities. Members are exposed to important economic and business issues that help to add value to their businesses.

Training programs

CTI offers management, technical and specialized training courses that aim at  ensuring  that the manufacturing industry become competitive in the global market. Members can request for tailor made courses at competitive fees.

Regular Updates

Regular updates on business related policy changes and regulations communicated and updated through various means including Circulars and Newsflashes to keep the members updated with current issues relating to business.


CTI organizes and provides opportunities for its members to participate in meetings, seminars, workshops, exhibitions and trade fairs. Members  have the opportunity to network with their peers and other members of the business community. Participation in the most prestigious annual business event, the President’s Manufacturer of the Year Awards (PMAYA) and Business Dinner, enables members to have a splendid opportunity to meet with their business associates and also win one of the awards and promote their businesses.


CTI provides, at a reasonable fee, an opportunity for members to promote their company products and services through its Website, Newsflashes, wall calendars and Membership Directory to complement their other marketing strategies.