The Industrialisation and Trade Minister, Lucia Iipumbu, has said there is a need for small and medium businesses in the Hardap Region to diversify their business into various sectors. Iipumbu, who was speaking in Mariental, said according to the small and medium enterprises certificates issued by her ministry, business activities in the region are constrained to a few sectors only. Danny Meyer, the Director of SME Compete said it is not only the Hardap region but other regions as well.