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Free State

Free State

The N8 Corridor: Linking communities and creating economic opportunities

The N8 Corridor is the focus of a range of initiatives which aim to improve connections, stimulate economic activity and improve the delivery of services and housing to Free State citizens.

Job-relevant training is key to economic growth

SAMSA is investigating the feasibility of establishing specialist maritime schools in South Africa’s coastal provinces.

A unique guide to business, investment and tourism in the Free State

Read the 2018 edition of Free State Business as an e-book or request your copy of this premium business and investment guide to the Free State Province.

New Special Economic Zone sparks investment

The official launch in April 2017 of the Maluti-A-Phofung SEZ was a significant event for the economy.

What does the economic future of the Free State look like?

A brief look at the current and future economy of South Africa's most central province.

Opportunities for developing new kinds of manufacturing businesses

Primary sectors such as mining and agriculture are now being seen as targets for beneficiation, but new manufacturing opportunities are also being sought.

Bringing services to SMMEs in the Free State

The FDC is bringing services to the people through its strategic partnership programme.

Explore some of the key opportunities in the Free State

CEO of the FDC, Ikhraam Osman, invites business people to explore the opportunities on offer in the Free State.

Reasons to invest and do business in the Free State

The Free State offers an abundance of opportunities for local and international investors and traders, through the Free State Development Corporation.

Increase your export opportunities

Manufacturers and registered exporters are invited to participate in these international trade shows by means of National Pavilions.

Featured Investment Opportunities

Green Technology opportunities in Cape Town

Cape Town is home to a thriving green economy and the city’s Atlantis Greentech Special Economic Zone (SEZ) offers exciting opportunities and incentives to investors.

Seeking funding for property development on banks of the Breede River

A non-profit organisation is seeking funding to acquire property for hosting future events and various other community-oriented activities.

Kathu Industrial Park (KIP) development invites private sector investors

The KIP development caters for all nature of tenant facilities, from large customised facilities through to smaller, economically efficient mini-factories.

Featured Business Opportunities

Ground-breaking mobile unit delivers pure water – anywhere

Blesbok is a mobile water provisioning system for the military which is able to purify all types of water including ground water, sea water and reclaimed water.

Best of breed solutions in the renewable power sector

Lesedi is excited about the prospects of executing small scale biomass and waste to energy projects on the African continent and to date we have progressed significantly in South Africa.

Best available technology for minerals processing and emissions control

Lesedi provides systems for the capture of dust, tars, acid mists, SO2 and various other acidic gases and contaminants in the mining sector.