the dtic through the Trade Opportunities Centre (TOC) assists South African companies across sectors to identify international business opportunities. Information on international business opportunities is continuously received from the dtic‘s network of foreign economic representatives and other reliable sources for distribution and matching to South African small and medium sized export ready firms. The Trade Opportunities Centre offers the following services:
- Match-Making: the matching of international business opportunities to export ready South African enterprises
- Trade Lead Bulletins: the weekly publishing and distribution of international business opportunities to South African enterprises
Trade Lead Bulletin
Trade Lead Bulletins are a weekly roundup of international business opportunities received from the dtic‘s network of foreign economic representatives and other reliable sources. South African companies who wish to reply to a lead should contact the dtic official listed within the bulletin.
The Trade Opportunities Centre would like to apologise for the information made available on trade leads published between June 2020 and 17th December 2020 via the dtic website. It has come to our attention that the information is somehow incriminating and may have negative ramifications to the department. Kindly disregard the information received during the above-mentioned months. We sincerely apologise for any inconvenience caused.
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