With itís wealth of mineral and agricultural resources, its sophisticated infrastructure and its proximity to growing consumer markets in the rest of the sub-continent, the Limpopo Province offers many investment opportunities in the manufacturing sector.

These opportunities range from tanning, the cultivation of fruit and vegetables, the processing of meat, the manufacturing of jewellery, furniture and industrial chemicals and the rendering of light to medium sized engineering services.

Complimentary to the mining efforts, opportunities are available for private sector investment in the manufacturing and utilization of magnesium oxide, cement, lime-based products, and granite. Seven economic development clusters have been identified for immediate expansion and abundant factory space and sound support infrastructure already in place. These development clusters are Waterberg, Vhembe, Mopani, Capricorn and Sekhukhune.

Various organizations have already been successfully established in the Limpopo Province, which include the following:
Silicon Smelters (silicon smelting);
Anglo Platinum (platinum smelting);
Eskom (electricity generation);
Granor Passi (fruit juices);
Bonanza (furniture manufacturing);
Kanhym (meat processing).

Contact Tebogo Moshakga for more information regarding opportunities in the manufacturing sector.

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