Aberdare Cables plays a key role in the electrification of South Africa through innovative product design for Eskom.
A 50% joint venture is formed with Alcatel France in STC, Altech’s telecommunications subsidiary.
In 1994 Altron has 14 400 employees, a market capitali- sation of R1.3 billion and its annual revenues exceed R3.2 billion.
Xerox USA re-enters South Africa in a joint venture with Altron.
Aberdare Cables acquires Delta Cables thereby further consolidating South Africa’s cable market and enters European markets by acquiring Alcobre in Portugal.