Construction Rods - When Forgery Becomes the 'Norm!'

[Cameroon Tribune]

Construction or iron rods have been in the spotlight for some time now. Reason: Dealers in the product (importers and local producers) are doing everything but respecting standards set for production and sale of the indispensable product. Rods of 6, 8, 10, and 12 cm are often shorter or smaller in size. Proof, the Ministry of Trade recently confiscated over 300,000 substandard rods from unscrupulous business people in the country. Since then, tongues have been wagging on the whereabouts of these rods and w