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Friday, December 6, 2019
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing

SATI releases first crop estimate for 2017-18 season

The first Crop Estimate for the 2017/18 table grape season is estimated to be between 58,9 million and 63 million 4.5 kg equivalent cartons.

600+ Key agri leaders to convene at the African Agri Investment Indaba 2017

As the world looks to Africa as a solution to global food security concerns, the continents’ agri sector is fast becoming the panacea of the investment world, especially with the recent decline in commodity investment returns.

Investment potential of the Platinum Province

Areas of investment that are expected to grow fastest include fuel cell technology, machinery for mining, energy generation and RE component manufacturing.

An economic overview of Mpumalanga Province

Large investments in several key sectors are creating opportunities for business expansion and an inviting environment for investors.

Space for growth in South Africa’s largest province

The province is unique in many ways and offer visitors and organisations a variety of options to explore.

The potential for private investors within the Limpopo Development Plan

The plan, currently in its implementation phase, is supported by a spatial investment framework in public and private sector infrastructure, an integrated public transport policy and land policies.

Oceans Economy – priority projects in the Eastern Cape

The province is perfectly positioned to take advantage of the new interest in developing a maritime economy.

Agri-parks and an International Fresh Produce Market – helping farmers get to market

A 2017/18 overview of the Mpumalanga agriculture and agri-processing sector.

Regional strengths of the Eastern Cape economy

A regional overview of the Eastern Cape from a business, trade and investment perspective.

Oceans Economy – priority projects in the Northern Cape

The Northern Cape has a coastline of 313 km but the economic value of this asset has barely been touched.

Featured Investment Opportunities

Company producing eco-friendly drinking straws seeks funding for expansion

Far_Go Straws produces and distributes a range of stainless-steel, reusable, consumer-friendly straws. The company is currently in the process of adding bamboo straws to its product range.

Relocating logistics company seeks funding for upgrade and repair of facilities

Additional funding of R2-million is sought for the upgrading and minor repairs of existing facility in Special Economic Zone.

Northern Cape Metals Industrial Cluster now in implementation phase

The Cluster will be fully established through a development of four phases. Phase 1 is currently under development.

Featured Business Opportunities

Establish your business in Africa’s tech hub

Cape Town has established itself as a key technology hub in Africa with a number of major companies launching their head offices in the city.

South Africa is alert to the growing opportunity offered by the maritime sector

The Oceans Economy is no longer just a concept talked about at conferences, it is a reality that is starting to have an impact on South Africa.

FDC offers affordable rental rates for businesses

The property management and development unit of the FDC has a diverse property portfolio.