SACU-MERCOSUR Agreement to Build on Trade Diversity
2017-05-26
The Deputy Director-General of International Trade and Economic Development at the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti), Ms Xolelwa Mlumbi-Peter says the Preferential Trade Agreement (PTA) between the Common Market of the South (MERCOSUR) and the Southern African Customs Union (SACU) is encouraging the diversification of trade as well as the SACU markets. Mlumbi-Peter was speaking at the two-day inaugural Joint Administration Committee (JAC) meeting which started in Kempton Park.
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Minister Davies to Launch the R42 Million Refurbished Babelegi Industrial Park in Hammanskraal, Gauteng
2017-05-26
The Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies will launch the revitalised Babelegi Industrial Park in Hammanskraal, Gauteng on Tuesday, 30 May 2017. Minister Davies is expected to be joined by the Premier of Gauteng Mr David Makhura and the Executive Mayor of Tshwane, Councillor Solly Msimanga.
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the dti to Release a List of Beneficiaries Across its Incentives Programmes in July 2017
2017-05-25
Following request for information from a number of stakeholders, the Department of Trade and Industry will with effect from 2016/17 financial year release a list of beneficiaries across its incentives programmes.
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South Africa to Host SACU-MERCOSUR Official Meeting in Gauteng
2017-05-25
South Africa will host the inaugural Joint Administration Committee (JAC) of the Preferential Trade Agreement (PTA) between the Common Market of the South (MERCOSUR) and the Southern African Customs Union (SACU) in Kempton Park, Gauteng from 25-26 May 2017. 
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Minister Davies Announces R1bn Agro-Processing Incentive
2017-05-24
The Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies says the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) has established the Agro-Processing Support Scheme (APSS) aimed at stimulating investment in the agro-processing sector. Minister Davies made the announcement in Parliament yesterday where he was presenting the department?s Budget Vote.
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