CONTENTS Special Economic Zones
Dedicated development hubs on the West Coast are tapping into the potential of two of the fastest-growing economic sectors in Southern Africa â€“ oil and gas and manufacturing for the renewable energy sector. Skills development
A number of investors are driving skills development in the province.
Economic sectors Agriculture
Processing plants boost rural employment. Wine and grapes
China is importing the fruits of the Western Capeâ€™s vineyards. Fishing
More fish, fewer chips following the sale of Lamberts Bay Foods. Mining
The sands of the West Coast are giving up their riches. Oil and gas
The Western Cape Government is hoping to exploit opportunities related to the gas sector. Energy
Manufacturing in the renewable energy sector is taking off in Atlantis. Water
Farms and factories are becoming water wise. Manufacturing
Diesel locomotive engines are powering up in Montague Gardens. Construction and property development
Construction is on the rise in the Western Cape.
WESTERN CAPE BUSINESS 2017