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[Source Africa 2015] Africa en vogue

Africa is certainly the next big thing when it comes to trading partners for the US, and the recent reauthorisation of the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) for another 10 years has just made it even hotter...

By Nicci Botha 11 Jun 2015 08:15

Effects of new Customs Act need to be understood

Both the importing and exporting businesses are to be affected by the changes to the Customs Acts, which aim to modernise customs control in South Africa...

2 Jun 2015 11:26

The case for intra-trade in Africa, led by Africans

Wherever your thinking takes you with regard to the African identity, there's one thing that is undeniable - the African continent has enormous potential to become a veritable powerhouse of trade and industry in the global economy...

By Ezra Ndwandwe 7 Oct 2015 11:15

Davies hints at settlement in steel standoff

CAPE TOWN - Prospects are looking promising for the steel industry to get further protection against cheap Chinese imports and for the state to win its battle for a "developmental" steel price...

By Linda Ensor 5 Oct 2015 12:30

Will a Fed lift-off be the final nail in the coffin of the emerging-market dream?

In short, no. As I've said many times before, emerging markets should be seen as a long-term strategy. This is no less true in light of their current challenges...

By Sarah Boumphrey 16 Sep 2015 07:00

SA'S 'Big Five': Bold Priorities for Inclusive Growth

Focusing on South Africa's 'Big Five' growth opportunities could deliver significant GDP growth, create jobs and confound a rising sense of pessimism about the nation's future prospects...

1 Sep 2015 13:28

SA attends AGOA Forum

Pretoria - Trade and Industry Minister, Dr Rob Davies, has arrived in Libreville, Gabon, where he will attend the 14th African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Forum...

26 Aug 2015 13:00

US pushes for lifting of SA's ban on meat imports

WASHINGTON - Sceptical American officials have demanded further evidence that Pretoria is ready to lift disease-related bans on US poultry, beef and pork...

11 Aug 2015 14:30

Hisense hosts key partners at Export Strategy Conference

As part of the company's commitment to Africa, Hisense South Africa recently hosted a number of international delegates and government officials at a two-day event held in Cape Town...

11 Aug 2015 11:25

Global food prices fall to six-year low: UNFAO index

Global food prices fell to a six-year low in July, but maize prices rose, which is negative for a maize-importing country like SA...

By Ntsakisi Maswanganyi 7 Aug 2015 10:53

Positive feedback from Brazilian trade mission

Brazilian trade delegates held a series of successful meetings with businesses from Kenya, Tanzania and South Africa in Joburg this week, in a trade mission brought to sub-Saharan Africa by the Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency, Apex-Brasil...

31 Jul 2015 10:20

Chance to meet Brazilian trade delegation

To highlight the trade opportunities with fast-growing businesses in Brazil, the Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency (Apex-Brasil) will bring a high-level trade mission to Joburg on 28 July...

21 Jul 2015 11:00

High demand for SA's crafts, home decor

ATLANTA - There is an increase in demand for South Africa's distinct superior quality handcrafts and an array of elegant home decor products in the American market, according to South African crafters and designers...

By Nthambeleni Gabara 9 Jul 2015 12:00

Top speaker line-up for SAAFF Congress 2015

An impressive line-up of industry experts and high-profile speakers tackling business and industry issues has been announced as part of the SAAFF annual Congress...

26 Jun 2015 08:45

Elevate quality of goods, companies told

PRETORIA: South African companies should elevate the quality of their goods and standards of their service as they infiltrate the Mozambican market and the rest of the region...

19 Jun 2015 12:09

Dti committed to growing exports

PRETORIA: The Department of Trade and Industry (dti) is committed to growing the diversity and volume of the country's exports by ensuring that all stakeholders...

19 Jun 2015 10:00

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