Careers in Demand

South Africa’s economic history was focussed on mining and agriculture, but since the early 1990s, there has been a shift towards other sectors including wholesale and retail trade, tourism and communications.
Now South Africa is moving towards becoming a knowledge-based economy, with a greater focus on technology, e-commerce, financial and other services.

The fastest growing industries in South Africa promise new opportunities for jobs and new businesses. All of the fastest growing industries in South Africa are characterized by high growth, high profitability, and low consolidation.
Are you looking to get a piece of the pie? Then look no further than these fastest growing industries  in South Africa.

Agriculture

Farming remains vitally important to the economy. It is estimated that some 8.5 million people are directly or indirectly dependent on agriculture for their employment…

Mining

South Africa is the world’s biggest producer of gold and platinum, is the 4th largest diamond industry in the world and is also a leading…

Manufacturing

South Africa has developed a diversified manufacturing base that has shown its resilience and potential to compete in the global economy. The sector is dominated…

Tourism

At the 2018 International Travel Trade Show in Germany held in March 2018, South African Tourism CEO Sisa Ntshona stated that tourism is vitally important…

Wholesale/Retail Trade

The retail market is one of South Africa’s biggest, most affluent and important sectors. The fastest growing segments including textiles…