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Support for Brics development bank

A development bank run through Brics, for its small and medium enterprise sector, has been supported by various economists and national financial institutions.


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IDC and Brazil enhance trade ties

Tangible benefits are expected from South Africa's Brics membership. The IDC has made the most of the summit to sign agreements with its counterparts to enable economic growth.


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Support for SME development

A memorandum of understanding between the IDC and its Russian counterpart, signed on the sidelines of the Brics summit, will lead to greater co-operation between the two nations.


SACC opens cogen plant

SACC opens cogen plant

With an investment from the Industrial Development Corporation, South Africa Calcium Carbide has built a cogeneration plant that will cut its electricity bill and help the environment.


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The cost evolution of renewable energies

This report reviews the evolution of the cost of generating electricity from renewable energy sources, focusing on three particular technologies - namely wind, solar photovoltaic (PV) and concentrated solar thermal (commonly referred to as CSP).



Our sectors

Our strategic business units work in three distinct areas: the services sector; within the mining and manufacturing sector; and in the agro-processing and new industries environment. MORE >

Our regional support

We make an impact across the country, helping develop new business, growing existing companies, boosting local economies and providing expertise wherever needed. MORE >

Annual report

Advancing Industrial Development covers our financial and non-financial strategy and performance aspects for 2015. MORE >

Our products

We offer a wide range of products from debt equity to providing working capital and equipment finance. MORE >

Our research

Stay informed and read our award-winning research reports, as our team keep tabs on the economic trends globally, regionally and locally. MORE >

Corporate responsibility

We are playing our part in improving the quality of life of all our communities, especially in rural and underdeveloped areas. MORE >

Doing business with us

This is your one-stop-shop where you can engage with us directly via our e-services. MORE >

Domestic Medium Term Note Programme

The Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa Ltd has established a ZAR15,000,000,000 Domestic Medium Term Note Programme (as amended and updated on 17 July 2012). You can read the memorandum here. MORE >

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