Project Highlights

Promotor: West Rand District Municipality

Estimated Project Cost: ZAR1 Billion

Expected Delivery Model: Project Finance

Status: Project going into implementation

Project Background and Scope:

The project aims to create a one-stop shop, providing technical assistance and farmer support for agro-production, processing, logistics, marketing and training within the West Rand District Municipality. Government believes that the initiative will contribute to developing 300 000 new small holder farmers and 145 000 jobs in Agro-processing. The stated intention is to develop Agri-parks in each of the 44 district municipalities, with 27 of the poorest district municipalities being prioritised.