In an efforts to boost exports and bolster job creation the Department of the trade and Industry's(DTI) Trade and Investment South Africa divisions has launced a programme to develop a pool of "export ready" businesses. To download this article, click here.
AFGRI AND SENWES RETAIL BUSINESSES MERGER APPROVED
BY COMPETITION AUTHORITIES
11 April 2013 – AFGRI and Senwes are pleased to announce that the Competition Tribunal
has approved the merger of the two agricultural services companies’ agri-retail businesses
and Partrite, the AFGRI wholesale subsidiary, subject to certain conditions. These conditions
relate to the flow of information and undertakings regarding employment. To download this article, click here.
South African farmers will have to face the reality of reduced profitiability, or risk going out of business.Speaking at the recent Undercover Farming Expo in Pretoria,Dr John Purchase ,CEO of Agbiz, representative chamber of agribusinesses in South Africa. To download this article, click here.
Confidence levels in the agricultural business sector increased in the fourth quater of 2012, and has been on an overall upward trend since hitting an all-time low in 2009. To download this article, click here.
The biofule production incentive unweiled in finance minister Pravin Gordhan's latest budget is just one of a number of initistives aimed at speeding up SA's transition to a job-creating sustainable,low -carbon and green ecomony, as outlined in the National Development Plan. To download this article, click here.