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Outward Trade & Investment Mission Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire 7 – 11 October 2019

Oct 7, 2019 @ 8:00 am - Oct 11, 2019 @ 5:00 pm UTC+0

the dti invites you to apply to participate in an Outward Trade and Investment Mission to Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire. The objective of this mission is to increase trade and investment between South Africa and Cote d’Ivoire. It is an ideal platform for South African companies who would like to export value added products and services and for companies that are looking for investment opportunities in the West Africa region.

The target sectors for this mission include:

  • Agriculture and Agro-processing;; and
  • Infrastructure: roads & rail, bridges, ports, built environment professionals.

Companies will be screened and selected in line with EMIA guidelines and market requirements, which are outlined in the EMIA guidelines document.  For the approved companies, the dti will provide:

  • Hotel accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis to a maximum of R3,000 per day;
  • Economy class return airfare to a maximum of R17,000. Companies that are not eligible for EMIA funding are welcome to participate in this mission at their own expense. Companies applying for EMIA funding for this mission need to complete and submit the EMIA application form and supporting documents to:


Utangamiri- the dti Group House,

EMIA Division
Building A:  Ground Floor
77 Meintjies Street

Application forms and guidelines can be accessed on http://www.thedti.gov.za/trade_investment/emia_outward_investment.jsp

 The closing date for receipt of complete application forms is 15 August 2019

 No emailed applications will be accepted.

 For further information, please contact:

Application form enquiries (EMIA)             Export Promotion enquiries

Ms Sharlotte Valoyi                                         Mr Mojalefa Radebe

Tel: 012 394 1008                                           Tel: 012 394 5791

Email: svaloyi@thedti.gov.za                          E-mail: MoRadebe@thedti.gov.za


Oct 7, 2019 @ 8:00 am
Oct 11, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
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Abadjan, Cote d’Ivoire