Welcome to The Limpopo Province Investment Conference
Conference scheduled for 1-2 September 2021
The Limpopo Provincial Investment Conference scheduled for 1-2 September 2021, follows on the SA Investment Conference hosted by President Cyril Ramaphosa in November 2020. The Province draws strength and encouragement from the significant number of businesses that showed interest in investing in South Africa despite the global economic challenges hampering the economic growth across the world.
The investment conference will further position the Province’s investment and industrialisation discourse emphasizing the opportunity to take advantage of the untapped and latent business opportunities flowing from traditional and new growth sectors imbedded in the Musina-Makhado Special Economic Zone. The two-day conference will bring investors, industrial players, economists, business experts and academics, etc to debate and bring about solutions for growing new industries to thereby supporting job creation, aiding in reducing poverty and contributing towards increasing the country’s tax base. Limpopo Province is endowed with natural resources and its economic strength in the primary sectors, is an impetus contribution in the growth of manufacturing.
The Province has a keen interest in further encouraging and optimising private sector investment into the Province, with a promise to a long-term strategic plan focused on inclusive growth – in the wake of the 4IR (building on the strength of small businesses, industrialists, and new upcoming entrepreneurs).