Trade with South Africa
The newly signed agreement between South Africa and China will mean more jobs in the export
agriculture sector says the Fruit South Africa CEO Dr Konanani Liphadzi.
The annual BRICS bloc summit is a chance for South Africa to showcase its investment opportunities to a market comprising approximately 42% of the world’s population. It is taking place in India until 16 October 2016.
Government officials and business leaders met over two days at the Manufacturing Indaba to
discuss challenges and solutions to boost the sector. Panel discussions included gas
industrialisation strategy and the development of African trade.
Pinky Zungu dreamt of becoming an airline pilot, but she has found that piloting a ship is
something she could do forever. And she has done such a good job of it that Transnet National
Ports Authority has appointed her its first black female deputy harbour master.
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