TIPS FDI Tracker (2)

The quarterly FDI Tracker monitors inward foreign direct investment projects. It monitors media and company reports on new FDI projects, analyses these, and adds them to an ongoing list of investment projects. Each project contains a range of policy relevant variables, including basic profiles of the project (including value and job data), assessments of policy aspects of the projects (such as the role of investment promotion programmes), and an assessment of the investor’s experience in entering the South African market.

It is produced in a partnership between the Department of Trade and Industry and TIPS.

Monitoring for Quarter 3 identified 11 projects not previously captured by the FDI tracker; while five existing projects were updated during the quarter, with many of them coming to completion. Projects this quarter had a total pledged value of R47,7 billion, an increase from the R21,1 billion recorded in the…
Monitoring for Quarter 1 and Quarter 2 2018 identified 12 projects that were not previously captured, with no major updates to existing projects.