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Partnering you. Growing the Economy. Developing Africa

SOME OF OUR

SUCCESS STORIES

HERE’S WHAT ENTREPRENEURS SAY ABOUT US

THESE ARE SOME OF THE

KEY SECTORS

 WE FUND

AGRO-PROCESSING & AGRICULTURE

Developing 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.

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AUTOMOTIVE & TRANSPORT EQUIPMENT

Offering funding as well as industry and project development support to businesses involved in developing the automotive, rail, aerospace and ship industries.

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INFRASTRUCTURE

Funding from the infrastructure SBU will enable our clients to pursue growth opportunities in water and sanitation, telecommunications, logistics, and transport.

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MINING & METALS

Since 1940, the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) has helped facilitate South Africa’s industrial capacity by financing viable businesses within key sectors to stimulate the country’s economic growth.

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WE CARE

CORPORATE SOCIAL INVESTMENTS

Research Reports

Latest Reports

Economic Overview (July 2022)

The IDC Research and Information department’s latest “Economic Overview” publication provides an analysis of recent developments in and the outlook for the global, regional and South African economies. READ MORE

Sector Trends (May 2022)

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. READ MORE

HOW TO

APPLY FOR FUNDING

STEP 1

BUSINESS PLAN

Draw up a well-researched business plan, stating a compelling case for funding

STEP 2

REGISTER ONLINE

*Applications can also be submitted at the IDC office

STEP 3

UPLOAD APPLICATION

Upload your application with the relevant documents, certificates and business plan

STEP 4

PROCESS APPLICATION

IDC will confirm that it has received your application. While processing we may ask you to supply extra information or documentation

STEP 5

APPROVAL STATUS

IDC will give you feedback on the outcome of your application, in writing. If your application is successful, due diligence will be conducted on your business.

STEP 6

LOAN CONTRACT

Once the IDC has satisfied itself of your bona fides, you will be asked to sign a loan contract

WHY YOU SHOULD

PARTNER WITH US

R6.3 BILLION

TOTAL FUNDING DISBURSED IN 2021

R5.6 BILLION

VALUE OF FUNDING COMMITTED IN 2021

R2 BILLION

COMMITTED TO BUSINESSES WITH WOMEN OWNERSHIP OF MORE THAN 25%

R3.0 BILLION

APPROVED FOR BLACK INDUSTRIALISTS IN 2021

OUR MISSION

 

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.