Investment Opportunities in Gauteng
The AIDC was established as a support centre to strengthen global competitiveness in the local automotive industry and to bolster the position of Gauteng as an automotive industry destination of choice. The AIDC has accelerated economic growth within the automotive industry through strategic partnerships with government, non-governmental agencies, and industry leaders. It prides itself in being a world-class organisation specialising in Skills Development and Training, Enterprise Development, Incubation Programmes, Management of Incentive Programmes and Facility Management.
The Innovation Hub is the first science and technology park, by international standards, in Southern Africa. Its role is to be a catalyst for innovation and a key knowledge-economy driver, in line with the Gauteng’s growth and development strategy. The complex is strategically located in Tshwane, executive capital in the “smart” province of Gauteng. It lies between the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research and the University of Pretoria, two of the country’s leading research institutions.
Home to the Constitutional Court of South Africa since 2004 and one of Johannesburg’s most historic sites. The Constitution Hill development offers many benefits and plays a significant role in creating a tourism asset for Gauteng. The heritage education tourism programmes run on site are a significant component of Constitution Hill. This is a key historic legacy asset, encapsulating the story of the development of the South African Constitution, which is one of the best known and the most progressive in the world.
The Industrial Development Zone is a special economic zone established to support industrial development in Gauteng. It’s focus is m beneficiation, export-oriented, value-added industry, concentrated around OR Tambo International Airport in Ekurhuleni. The SEZ consists of two sections: a 7.5ha and 32ha site. It is on the southern precinct of the 7.5h site that the well-known 4ha jewellery manufacturing precinct, which the Gauteng IDZ championed early on, will be situated.