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Western Cape

Western Cape

Launch of world-class platform for vineyard training and research

Stellenbosch University and Vinpro have just launched a world-class platform for vineyard training and research at the Welgevallen experimental farm in Stellenbosch.

U.S and Western Cape trade and investment partnership launched

On 5 February 2021, the U.S. Consulate General in Cape Town and the Western Cape government jointly launched a Trade and Investment Promotion Partnership.

Africa Travel Week unveils 2021 roadmap to reignite travel and tourism in Africa

The virtual and live events form part of a 365-day plan to offer a significant ROI for exhibitors and international buyers.

Vinpro approaches courts to save the South African wine industry

Vinpro will continue our support of government in the fight against Covid-19, while working for the economic survival of our sector and the people who rely on it for their livelihoods.

A regional overview of the Western Cape

The Western Cape’s lead in technology is giving it the edge in a number of other sectors as it sets its sights on improving energy supply and rail transport.

Cape Town boats involved in space travel

New opportunities are opening up in manufacturing and servicing within the maritime and fishing industries in the Western Cape.

Reinstated alcohol ban will have dire consequences for SA wine industry

While it is positive to note that the transport and export of wine can continue, as well as storage and safekeeping, the South African wine industry is concerned about the dire consequences that yet another alcohol ban will hold for wine-related businesses.

The Western Cape’s agricultural export basket is growing

The Western Cape is not just a leader in products that grow in the ground, but it is also a world leader in products that hover above the ground.

Wine industry relieved about latest regulations

The South African wine industry is relieved about the latest Covid-19 regulations, according to which wineries may continue to sell wine during licenced trading hours throughout the week.

Simera Sense expands into Europe

Simera Sense, situated in Somerset West, South Africa, is a world leader in the development of optical payloads for nano-, micro-, and small satellites.

Investment Projects

Key priority sectors identified for growth and investment in the Eastern Cape

One of the competitive advantages of investing in the Eastern Cape lies in the two Special Economic Zones in East London and at Coega, which hosts a deepwater port.

Industrial Development Zone provides excellent opportunities for manufacturers

The following sectors are being targeted for local procurement by the Eastern Cape Government and offers opportunities to manufacturers in the East London Industrial Development Zone.

SEZ development to be a platform for green energy manufacturing and mineral beneficiation

An area of 1220 ha has been identified for the development of this state-of-the-art center of excellence for green energy manufacturing and mineral beneficiation.

Business Opportunities

Fast-tracking projects and lowering the cost of doing business

The Investor One Stop Shop initiative is geared towards providing investors with services to fast-track projects and reduce government red tape when establishing a business.

Lute Diamonds – exclusively styled diamonds through fine workmanship

Lute Diamonds (Pty) Ltd was established in 2006 and have successfully traded in Australia, China and locally in South Africa. The company is based in Kimberley, in the Northern Cape Province of South Africa.

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