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Unlocking Economic Potential The South Coast has many natural, economic and structural advantages: • Market access – gateway to the Eastern Cape, close proximity to Durban Harbour • Direct flights to Johannesburg daily from Margate Airport, and weekly to Cape Town • Skilled workforce • Ease of doing business, government committed to supporting business • Competitive operative environment – Ugu offers investors many advantages including competitive labour costs and low cost of living • Subtropical climate Let Ugu South Coast Development Agency assist you Ugu South Coast Development Agency is responsible for ensuring that foreign investors have the information and support they need to take advantage of the business opportunities in the following sectors: • Property Development • Agriculture • Tourism • Ocean Economy • Small-scale Mining • Manufacturing Endless Opportunities With abundant natural advantages, close proximity to fast-growing SA economies, a well-skilled workforce and a stable economy, Ugu represents an unrivalled investment destination.

How we help investors We understand the complexities of investing and provide the information required for you to make good investment decisions in a coordinated approach that saves investors time and money. Our specialist investment team provides a range of business and investment services to investors: • Detailed industry knowledge about business costs • Preparing business cases • Arranging site visits • Introduction to industry and service providers • Government liaison • Market intelligence • Partnering with local councils, economic development agencies/departments and private service providers to identify investmentready projects. Snapshot of Ugu – South Coast Region Province: KwaZulu-Natal Economic Hub/City: Port Shepstone Climate: Subtropical Summer: 20O to 31OC Winter: 15O to 22OC Coastline: 112km Total area: 5,047km2 (1,949mi2) Population: 722,484 Airport: Margate Airport

www.uscda.org.za • info@uscda.org.za • 039 682 3881

KwaZulu-Natal Business 2018/19  

The 2018/19 edition of KwaZulu-Natal Business is the 10th issue of this highly successful publication that, since its launch in 2008, has es...

KwaZulu-Natal Business 2018/19  

The 2018/19 edition of KwaZulu-Natal Business is the 10th issue of this highly successful publication that, since its launch in 2008, has es...

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