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The Horsham District is located on the edge of the South Downs National Park and covers an area of 205 square miles.

Businesses invited to a Trade Mission to South Africa with Coast to Capital

Saturday 9 – 19 March 2013

Do you want to expand your business successfully in South Africa, one of the UK’s fastest growing major export markets? If so then the Trade Mission to South Africa including Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town is for you.

The UK is in South Africa’s ‘Premier League’ of trading partners, with an annual bilateral relationship over £9.6bn, set to double following challenging targets set by Ministers.

South Africa, often seen as the ‘Gateway’ to other states in the region, is investing heavily in infrastructure and capital projects and has a sustainable and growing industrial and manufacturing base.

Further Details

Delegates will be responsible for arranging and paying for their own travel and accommodation. However South London Export Club will advise and suggest convenient flights and accommodation and we encourage all delegates to stay in our recommended hotel.

Your passport must be valid for a minimum period of 30 days from the date of exit fromSouth Africa. We advise that you have two blank pages in your passport on arrival.

What’s Included

  • Pre-visit briefings
  • Expert support and advice from our South African-based advisers
  • In-market briefings
  • Market overviews and key site visits
  • Networking events
  • Partnering opportunities
  • For many companies, one to one business meetings will be a key element of the visit and ample time is allowed for this.

This visit is open to experienced exporters and some new exporters who are interested in doing business inSouth Africa, partnering with companies in South Africa, or looking to expand operations inSouth Africa. Some of the sectors in which there are clear opportunities include:

  • Advanced Engineering
  • Advanced Materials
  • Oil and Gas
  • Minerals and mining
  • Energy and energy efficiency
  • Construction and infrastructure
  • ICT & Communications Technologies

The non refundable registration fee for this trade mission is £350 VAT (£200 VAT for each additional company delegate).

The deadline for confirmation is Friday 8th February, by which date payment of the participation is due. Please register your interest by emailing

For more information contact Bryan Treherne on 07779 717326, or Lindsey Simpson on 07710 354498.

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