Northern Cape Economic Development, Trade and Investment Promotion Agency (NCEDA)
|Physical||Cnr Kekewhich and Memorial Road, Block No 6, Monridge Office Park, Monuments Heights, Kimberley, 8300|
|Tel||053 833 1503|
|Fax||053 833 1390|
The mission of the Northern Cape Economic Development, Trade and Investment Promotion Agency (NCEDA) is to achieve the promotion of the Northern Cape as a business-friendly province through seeking sustainable growth at all times; facilitating the creation of a conducive environment for trade and investment within the province; increased focus on attracting investment; promoting trade; pursuing economic development; and constantly striving for sustainable and quality job creation at all times.
The Agency's mandate is to plan and assist with business enterprise and rural development; provide funding in respect of approved enterprise development; engage in project management; engage in the development and management of immovable property; and promote foreign trade and investment.
The NCEDA strategic direction with regards to economic development focuses on the key sectors of tourism and agriculture. As such, a number of approved projects are supported in the form of contributing to pre-feasibility studies, environmental impact assessments, business plan development, and facilitation of funding applications. Strategic direction with regards to trade and investment promotion focuses on the key areas of exporter development and providing an information service to traders and investors, with specific reference to the available incentives and market access opportunities.