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Gauteng Business 2019-20 edition

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The 2019/20 edition of Gauteng Business is the 11th issue of this highly successful publication that has established itself as the premier business and investment guide for the Gauteng Province. In addition to the regular articles providing insight into each of the key economic sectors of the province, there are special features on ambitious plans to re-imagine the central business district of Johannesburg, a trend in urban development that is growing across the province, and on the impact of renewable energy in urban settings. The Gauteng Growth and Development Agency outlines its priorities and showcases the success of the OR Tambo Special Economic Zone in these pages. Subscribe for monthly updates here:


CONTENTS CONTENTS Introduction Gauteng Business 2019/20 Edition Foreword7 A unique guide to business and investment in Gauteng. Special features Regional overview 8 Inner-city regeneration and Special Economic Zones are bolstering growth in Gauteng. Upbeat about downtown 14 Property companies are investing in mixed-use precincts. Powering cities with renewable energy 16 A shift in policy will promote small-scale generation. Economic sectors Agriculture26 Agri-processing facility launched in Gauteng IDZ. Mining27 The Mandela Mining Precinct aims to boost the sector. Oil and gas 28 Gauteng is joining the switch to gas. Engineering32 Investments in railways and infrastructure are on the rise. Transport and logistics 36 Development corridors promise increased traffic. Manufacturing38 Incentives aim to stimulate the sector. Automotive40 The major marques are investing in new models. Pharmaceuticals42 A licence to make a biosimilar drug has been granted. GAUTENG BUSINESS 2019/20 4

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