The countries in southern Africa play a very significant role in the African economy, especially in the import sector. The thermal paper roll business is an important part of the import structure in this region.

About the SADC:


The Southern African Development Community (SADC) is an inter-governmental organization headquartered in Gaborone, Botswana. Its goal is to further socio-economic cooperation and integration as well as political and security cooperation among 15 southern African states. It complements the role of the African Union.

The organization has 15 member countries, all of them are 5 star thermal roll markets:

  • Angola
  • Botswana
  • Lesotho
  • Mozambique
  • Namibia
  • South Africa
  • Zimbabwe
  • ………..

Thermal Paper Market Analysis:

Thermal paper is a paper coated with special chemicals that are activated when exposed to heat. The activated chemicals produce a specific color (usually black). The heat source is typically a thermal printer.

Whenever you are drinking some coffee in Starbucks or withdraw some cash in the bank ATM machine, or even parking your car in the parking lot, you need a receipt to record the essential information (such as how much you consume, the store name, location, your car number, etc). The receipt paper we use for this every day is thermal paper.

Popular Thermal Roll Sizes Used in Southern Africa Markets: