Trade & Investment KwaZulu-Natal is a South African trade and inward investment promotion agency, established to promote the province of KwaZulu-Natal
as an investment destination and to facilitate trade by assisting local companies’ access international markets.
Trade & Investment KwaZulu-Natal Chief Executive Officer, Neville Matjie as an Acting Chief Executive Officer, is supported by his management team and board of directors from key industries in KwaZulu-Natal. The institution also boasts highly skilled staff members from, especially, marketing, investment promotion, strategy and research, as well as project management backgrounds.
The organisation came into being following the national government’s decision to divest investment promotion to the provinces, rather than retaining it as a national function as had previously been the case. Internationally, the Department of Trade & Investment promotes the country as an investment destination, whereas Trade & Investment KwaZulu-Natal presents a seamless trade and inward investment promotion for, specifically, KwaZulu-Natal.
The agency is equipped with the professional expertise and experience as well as national and international networks geared to maintaining and growing KwaZulu-Natal’s competitive advantage as a premier investment destination and leader in export trade.
Trade & Investment KwaZulu-Natal is a South African trade and inward investment promotion agency, established to The organisation’s main responsibility is to enhance sector and industrial development through trade, investment and exports in order to support sustainable growth in KwaZulu-Natal for the benefit of all its citizens.
The Mandate of the organisation is to:
To be the leader in developing and promoting export trade in KwaZulu-Natal and to position the province as a premier destination for investment.