This research service is an in depth analysis of the high voltage (super tension 132kV) and overhead conductor market in South Africa. The report provides a geographic and technical segmentation of the market with an in depth examination of local manufacturers and the largest end user – Eskom. The segmentation provides also provides an examination of the various technologies and compares the benefits of undergrounding vs. overhead. The manufacturing process is analysed, highlighting the processes involved, materials, bottlenecks and key suppliers. A market forces analysis is included with a focus on growth opportunities. Finally a value chain analysis, competitive analysis and some strategic recommendations for manufacturers are offered.