Well, to start a small manufacturing entity, you need to have guts and a burning desire to succeed. The first item you need is a government license to start your manufacturing business. Manufacturing is sensitive based on the fact that, you need to manufacture products that do not infringe the well being of your surrounding environment as well that of the end users of your products. Many rules and regulations govern the manufacturing industry.
Those that apply to the big companies also apply to small ones. These rules and regulations are concerned with health issues, pollution and the quality of your finished products. Getting all necessary documents takes time and it can be an uphill task. Below are some small manufacturing ideas you may explore;
1. Furniture making
There are many establishments, which would do well with your furniture. These establishments require lockers, shelves, showcases and other furniture types. You can do well by starting this business.
2. Drinking water Business-
There is always a big profit potential with water business.
3. Soap manufacturing-
The market is full of many soap brands but if you could make a unique brand of soap, you sure are going to succeed. The cost of establishing this type manufacturing enterprise is usually low hence it is very viable.
4. Commercial bread making-
Everybody uses bread on a regular basis. You don’t need to have a big operation to start this type of manufacturing.
Well these are some few ideas you can always try and they could prove very profitable based on your commitment and hard work.
Source by Peter Bissel