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About Gourock

Gourock Ropes & Canvas (z) Ltd. was established in 1966 and newly named with GOUROCK ZAMBIA LIMITED; is situated in the industrial city of Ndola on Copperbelt Province of Zambia and involved in manufacturing and distribution activity, serving the needs of the country's defense, mining, transport, agriculture and various other sectors.

Gourock is an ISO 9001:2008 certified company and all the products are manufactured using the latest technology machinery and equipment. Gourock is committed to manufacturing of high quality products to the international standards in order to ensure product competitivenes and total customer satisfaction. Gourock has highly skilled workforce and is managed by a team of qualified and experieced professionals. Gourock has large and secured warhousing facilities in Ndola and Lusaka and reliable fleet of motor vehicles for prompt delivery.

HISTORY
  • Gourock Zambia Ltd is a Zambian incorporated Company established for more than 50 years ago and has operations covering all parts of Zambia.

  • The company is managed by a Team of highly qualified and experienced professionals in various fields.

  • It’s products and services are well known in the Zambian market and it is one of the largest private sector Company outside Mines and Financial institutions.

WE DO
  • Gourock Zambia Ltd is heavily diversified with a strong manufacturing base producing various consumer and mining products and extensive merchandising, whole selling and distribution system, centred on various FMCG and other household products with annual turnover of US$84 Million (2013). During year of 2013 the volume handled by company was in range of 36,000 M/T.

  • Manufacturing Activities all of which are ISO9002 / 2008 certified includes the production of the following:-

  • Mining related products

  • Tents, Tarpaulins, Rainwear products etc.

  • Candles

  • Roofing Sheets

  • Toilet Tissues and Serviettes

  • Plastic extruded films etc

  • PET Pre-forms and Bottles

DISTRIBUTION ACTIVITIES
  • Apart from own products distribution we also do merchandising / Distributions of consumer goods includes various Safety and Protective products (North Brands), Agrochemicals / products (Osho Brands) and various FMCG products such as Cooking Oil, Soap, Detergent, Fat, Margarine, Batteries / Bulbs / Safety Matches / Cosmetics and Dental Care products / Sweets / Bubble-gums.  Bulk commodities included Rice, Sugar etc.  

  • We have been servicing the needs of the country’s Defence, Mining, Agriculture, Transport sectors and various industries for so many years.  We are also the regular supplier of Forced Ventilation Ducting’s, Spiral Ducting and Ventilation accessories to KCM and Mopani Mines since ZCCM era.

DISTRIBUTION MODE OF OPERATION

We are merchandising products of Kenya, Tanzania, China, India, Malawi and South Africa etc.
Distribution Channel – Through 5 Branches to...

  • Wholesalers & Semi wholesalers

  • Retailers

  • Modern trade – Pick N Pay, Shoprite, Spar, Game and all other mini super markets.

Technique of Sales

  • Pre orders & Deliveries

  • Ready stocks selling – Van sales – UPC and Urban

  • Hyper supermarkets – B2B and others – pre ordering

Pre ordering – Sales team visit markets as per scheduled visit and suggest / collect orders.

VISION

To become the leading supplier in our products and to expand the export market base to the neighbouring countries e.g. Democratic Republic of Congo, Zimbabwe, Malawi, Angola and Southern Africa regions.

MISSION

To supply our customers with a quality product that meets their specifications, statutory / regulatory requirements for the benefit of the organization and the community.  
For “Gourock” Quality is the basic business principle and quality means providing our external and internal customers with quality products and services that fully satisfy their requirements.  This quality policy achieved by our established quality objectives and it is communicated to all employees.  It is also reviewed fro continual suitability.

 
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