South Africa is a country of 50 million people that is rich in diverse cultures, people and natural heritage. Enjoying remarkable macroeconomic stability and a pro-business environment, South Africa is a logical and attractive choice for U.S. companies to enter the African continent. It is the most advanced, broad-based and productive economy in Africa, and has a gross domestic product (GDP) of $363.7 billion in 2010, or about one third of the total GDP for sub-Saharan Africa region. Over the last five years, the annual growth of South Africa’s GDP has averaged 3.2 percent.
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Please note that the U.S. Commercial Service programs are available throughout sub-Saharan Africa.
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The U.S. Commercial Service directly supports the President’s National Export Initiative.
In May, regional experts from Africa, the Middle East and South Asia will convene at the San Diego Marriott La Jolla on May 1-2, 2013 for the ACCESS 2013 International Trade Forum. ACCESS 2013 is a unique opportunity to hear directly from U.S. Commercial Service Officers serving in some of the world’s fastest growing economies. Please click here for more.
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