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Cape Town & Western Cape stren..

Aligning with President Ramaphosa’s call for increased trade between BRICS nations, Wesgro's Trade Promotion Unit has actively been pursuing trade ties between Cape Town and the Western Cape and Brazil, Russia, India and China....more

Plan to leverage EU-SADC trade..

Wesgro, together with Tralac, the Department of Trade and Industry, and the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries convened a seminar on the European Union-Southern African Development Community Economic Partnership Agreement (EU-SADC EPA)...more

Cape companies to showcase foo..

The South African Footwear and Leather Export Council (SAFLEC) in collaboration with Wesgro and the Eastern Cape Development Corporation (ECDC) will be supporting 12 South African companies exhibiting at the Francal - 50th International Shoe and Acce...more

Wesgro welcomes signing of the..

Wesgro welcomes the signing of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement by President Ramaphosa yesterday, 1 July, at the 31st African Union Summit in Mauritania....more

Addis Ababa Chamber of Commerc..

Following a meeting between Wesgro, local businesses and members of the Addis Ababa Chamber of Commerce, the General Secretary Mr Getachew Regassa commits to leading a reciprocal business mission to Cape Town and the Western Cape later this year....more

Wesgro in partnership with Swi..

Wesgro, the Official Tourism, Trade and Investment promotion Agency for Cape Town and the Western Cape, has been selected to be a Business Support Organization (BSO) partner for the Swiss Import Promotion Programme (SIPPO) running from 2017 – 2020....more

Wesgro to boost trade between ..

Kicking off today in Amsterdam, Wesgro together with five Western Cape based companies will participate in the Private Label Manufacturers Association (PLMA) Trade Show to showcase agri-processed products....more

Delegates from across Africa g..

Wesgro, in partnership with the Department of the Premier of the Western Cape, the Department of Agriculture and Mazars South Africa, look forward to welcoming business delegations for the Africa Day Business Networking Forum....more

The Department of Trade and In..

The Department of Trade and Industry, in collaboration with Wesgro has supported 18 Western Cape companies in showcasing the best of the Cape's agri-processed products at the SIAL China Trade Show taking place from 16-18 May in Shanghai....more

Wesgro’s Export Advancement Pr..

Wesgro, the official Tourism, Trade and Investment Promotion Agency for Cape Town and the Western Cape, will be continuing with their Export Advancement Programme (EAP) in the 2018/19 financial year, with the first workshop kicking off today, 14 May ...more

Trade Wars: An analysis of US ..

This TRADESCAPE brief follows upon our April issue which discussed the escalation in trade tensions between the US and China. In this edition we take a closer look at the tariffs imposed by the US on steel and aluminium, and the impact it may have on...more

Wesgro trade mission to Namibi..

Wesgro – Cape Town and the Western Cape’s official Tourism, Trade and Investment Promotion Agency – recently undertook a trade and outward investment mission to Namibia, to boost trade between the Cape and our neighbour....more

Wesgro trade missions bring hu..

Wesgro, Cape Town and the Western Cape’s official tourism, trade and investment promotion agency, would like to correct the regrettable insinuation in today’s lead story of the Cape Argus (12 September 2017) that trade missions do not benefit the ...more