I have a very interesting story, I established the company in 2013 Adelaide Ruiters Mining and Exploration (Pty) Ltd at the time I was already awarded a prospecting right in my personal capacity which I have not obtained through a company. READ MORE
In 1975, with the help of my father, I opened a General Dealer store in Marobala village near Polokwane, and in 1996 I opened a company called Etsoseng Developers. It was the fIrst time an Indian female entered the construction industry in Limpopo. READ MORE
Mellowcabs (Pty) Ltd has started to lead the way in the fairly new electric delivery vehicle market in South Africa. The company develops and manufactures light electric-powered vehicles for deliveries and local passenger transportation. READ MORE
Contributing towards the creation of a globally competitive and diversified local basic metal and mining resource industry that produces a significant amount of the metal products and minerals for the local market and the rest of Africa.
Devoloping a competitive industry in the food, beverage, fibre, forestry and agro-derivative industries; that utilises and develops local and regional resources to supply domestic demand and increase participation in international trade.
Offering support to a variety of enterprises across the sector, ranging from creators of home decor to leather goods producers to manufacturers of natural or synthetic fabrics.
We fund development of Basic metals manufacturing capacity, mining of minerals that supports the inputs to metals value chain and strategic minerals such as energy and food security minerals.
To support vulnerable households to keep going despite the damaging impacts of Covid-19, the Industrial Development Corp...
Key Trends in the South African Economy
Released on 31 March 2021, this publication compiled by the IDC’s Research and Information department outlines recent trends in numerous indicators of the South African economy as well as in some international indicators. READ MORE
Sector Trends (January 2021)
Released in January 2021, the IDC Research and Information department’s latest publication entitled Sector Trends : Performance of the primary and secondary sectors of the South African economy: Statistical Overview outlines, in the main, the performance of the primary and secondary sectors (i.e. agriculture, mining and manufacturing) of the South African economy during the first three quarters of 2020. READ MORE
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The Industrial Development Corporation is a national development finance institution whose primary objectives are to contribute to the generation of balanced, sustainable economic growth in Africa, and to the economic empowerment of the South African population, thereby promoting the economic prosperity of all citizens. The IDC achieves this by promoting entrepreneurship through the building of competitive industries and enterprises based on sound business principles.