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Black industrialists programme to grow SA economy

black industrialists

Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Mzwandile Masina says the department has so far registered 18 qualifying black industrialists in a range of sectors to grow the South African economy. [Read more…]

Dube TradePort gets IDZ status

Dube TradePort

Durban – In a latest effort by government to promote industrialisation, the Dube TradePort in Durban will formally become a special economic zone under the new Special Economic Zones Act 16 of 2014. [Read more…]

Benefit from economic pact with EU

Economic Partnership Agreement

South Africa stands to benefit from the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) that the Southern African Development Community (SADC) countries have negotiated with the European Union (EU), says Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies. [Read more…]

Apply for SA Expo in China

China - South Africa

The Department of Trade and Industry (dti) has invited companies to apply for participation at the South African Expo and Investment Seminars to be held in China, in October. [Read more…]

French, SA companies encouraged

South Africa - France

French and South African companies have been encouraged to work together to ensure the industrialisation of South Africa and the African continent. [Read more…]

Exposure for SA space companies


South African companies in the space industry were given a platform to gain international exposure at the recent International Astronautical Congress (IAC) 2013 in Beijing. [Read more…]

Fransman in Peru to strengthen ties

Lima, Peru

Pretoria – International Relations and Cooperation Deputy Minister Marius Fransman has arrived in Lima, Peru, as part of his four-nation tour to Latin America. [Read more…]

EU, Trade and investment talks

za - eu trade

Pretoria – A South African delegation, led by President Jacob Zuma, is in talks with representatives from the European Union (EU), where ways to boost trade and investment are being discussed. [Read more…]

Dti promotes trade in Algeria

Elizabeth Thabethe

Elizabeth Thabethe

Pretoria – Trade and Industry (dti) Deputy Minister Elizabeth Thabethe is in Algeria to expose South African companies to trade opportunities on the continent. [Read more…]

Boost for SA manufacturing sector

Manufacturing Competitiveness Enhancement Programme

Manufacturing Competitiveness Enhancement Programme

Pretoria – The launch of the Manufacturing Competitiveness Enhancement Programme (MCEP) has been a major boon to the manufacturing sector, says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies. [Read more…]