Tourism is one of the Free State’s fastest-growing economic sectors, with leisure and business tourism enjoying the best growth within the industry.
Expansion at Petra Diamonds’ Koffiefontein Diamond Mine will increase, while De Beers Consolidated Mines decided in 2018 to close their Voorspoed Mine in the province.
The programme brochure is now available for the largest investment gathering in food and agriculture on the African continent – representing the entire value chain.
Free State provincial roadshow: 2019 South African Science, Technology and Innovation Indicators report
The workshop will be held at the President Hotel in Bloemfontein, 23 August 2019. Confirmation of attendance to be submitted no later than 22 August.
Only 11% of the Free State’s primary agricultural production is processed within the province’s boundaries, but available industrial land presents opportunities for agri-processing investment.
The Free State Development Corporation is driving a number of exciting investment opportunities in South Africa’s most centrally located province.
An overview of the manufacturing sector in the Free State in 2019, including current developments, support and future opportunities.
The full suite of project and finance documents available. Planned capacity to produce 153-million litres of fuel-grade bio-ethanol per year.
This SEZ is strategically located on the N3 national road as part of the Free State leg of the massive Durban-Free State-Gauteng logistics and industrial corridor.
Foreign investments into the Free State totalled R8.4-billion in 2017 and the province has now achieved the status of being a net exporter of goods.