SETTING THE TONE FOR

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Nov 9, 2013 (3 years and 6 months ago)

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SETTING THE TONE FOR
THE PROVINCIAL SMME
STRATEGY

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Outline

1.
Vision

2.
Strategic Objectives

3.
Strategic Intent

4.
PIDS & SMMEs

5.
Strategic Projects & SMMEs

6.
Clustering

7.
Conclusion

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1.Vision

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We envisage the Eastern Cape as a province
where all her
people share the benefits of
sound environmental management,
sustainable development and economic
growth

2. Strategic Objectives


Realignment and streamlining of DEDEA and its
public entities to increase effectiveness and
efficiencies



Rapid advancement of rural development to address
Apartheid
-
created spatial distortions and poverty



Management and protection of the natural
environment

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2. Strategic Objectives cont.


Protection, diversification and expansion of
manufacturing and services sectors



Achieving a sustainable balance between economic
growth and responsible use of land and natural
resources



Creating an enabling regulatory function that
ensures legal and regulatory compliance



Creation of an enabling environment to support
enterprise development

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3. Strategic intent


Expand, diversify, transform, protect and stabilise
(PIDS)


Venture into green economy


Enterprise development


Place the EC economy on a new growth path


Promote investment


Accelerate job creation


4. PIDS and SMMEs

VISION

A STATE
-
LED INDUSTRIALISATION PATH TOWARDS A ROBUST, RESILIENT AND
SUSTAINABLE INDUSTRIAL BASE

BY 2025

Labour Absorption

Strategic Goals

Economic Growth

Job Retention

Expansion

Diversification

Strategic Objectives

Transformation

Protection


Stabilisation


Priority Sectors

Agro processing

Enablers

R&D and Innovation

Capital Goods

Skills

Auto

Infrastructure & Logistics

Green Economy

Finance

Tourism

Investment, Trade, Export
Promotion

Petro Chemicals

Institutional Development

High

Level Interventions

Short
-
term: Crisis support & socio
-
economic stabilisation

Med
-
term: Building a coherent economic development support environment

Long
-
term: Economic transformation &
revitilisation

5.Strategic projects

Logistics

Integrated
Transport Hub

Twinned
Gateways

Relocation of
Old Port
Infrastructure


R72
-
N2
-
N6 Link

Upgrade of EL
Harbour

Provincial
Parks
Infrastructure

Water &
Energy

Ntabelanga Multi
Purpose Water
Resource
Development

Project
Mthombo

CCGT Power
Station

Bulk Water
Transfer from
Ntabelanga

Telecoms


SeaCom cable
(COEGA & ELIDZ)

Renewable
Energy

Electric Vehicle
Project

Agro
-
processing
Industry
Development

Enabling Support
for

Alternative
Energy Source
Industries

Forestry &
Agriculture

Forestry
Development

Agricultural
Development

6. CLUSTERING

Industrial Clustering Model

CONTEXT
FOR

FIRM

DEMAND

CONDITIONS

FACTOR

CONDITIONS

RELATED
AND

SUPPORTING

INDUSTRIES

COMPETITIVE
REGIONS

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Greening cities and villages



Investment promotion in Oil refining, timber, agro
-
processing, bio
-
fuels, tourism
and BPO



Re
-
engineer SMME development context and model(s)



Investment risk analysis and management



Regional economic development hubs



Provide economic intelligence data and policy advice to various industries



Supporting collaborative economic planning and management



Skilled and effective workforce in the department and agencies



Effective corporate governance in agencies

CONTEXT FOR FIRM STRATEGY


DEMAND CONDITIONS



Financing industrial parks for upstream and downstream factories



Continuously conduct consumer education about products of the province



Vigorous repositioning of the EC brand for both trade and tourism



Community environmental education



Continuous market trends analysis



Continuous value chain analysis to identify opportunities for investment


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Labour

skills improvement



Technical skills improvement in bio
-
fuels, auto, oil and BPO (
eg
. Call
centres
)



Logistics parks in and close to IDZs and in QTN, UTA and AN



Financing contractors in roads, rail , water, sanitation and electricity



Support municipalities in making land available for investment



Fast track the development of technology parks aligned to priority industries



FACTOR CONDITIONS

RELATED AND SUPPORTINGINDUSTRIES



Grow the green manufacturing industry



Supporting production of organic farming inputs



Financing contractors



Supplier development programme



Supporting co
-
operatives in priority industries



Promoting research, innovation and development



Venture capital for innovative business ideas by entrepreneurs



Collaborate with universities in research support for priority industries



Promote BBBEE participation in priority industries



7. Conclusion


SMMEs operate in a globalised context and must take
advantage of this trend



Provision of integrated support services to existing
and potential SMMEs



Enable them to undertake income generating activities
resulting in job creation and economic growth



Expand market opportunities in line with the strategic
projects and PIDS

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THANK YOU

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