South Africa's Ambassador Ebrahim Rasool Visits the Sub-Saharan Africa Chamber of Commerce

Philadelphia, PA - South Africa's Ambassador to the United States, H.E. Amb. Ebrahim Rasool visited the Sub-Saharan Africa Chamber of Commerce to discuss international trade and investment with the....

 

Philadelphia, PA - South Africa's Ambassador to the United States, H.E. Amb. Ebrahim Rasool visited the Sub-Saharan Africa Chamber of Commerce to discuss international trade and investment with the Republic of South Africa. He touted the recent market entry of South African navels (oranges) into the United States retail market and encouraged greater trade and investment between his country and the United States.

The Sub-Saharan Africa Chamber of Commerce organized an exclusive interview for Ambassador Rasool with the Wharton School's Knowledge@Wharton online journal. He discussed foreign direct investment into Africa, South Africa's Role in Africa's Renaissance, FDI strategies, South Africa's currency, the Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment initiative, the recent FIFA World Cup which was hosted by South Africa and many more subjects of interest.

"Ambassador Rasool represents a new wave of intellectually rigorous, economically compelling and morally persuasive generation of public servants with an unwavering comittment to excellence in service delivery" said Mr. Vuyo T. Dunjwa, Executive Chairman of the Board at the Sub-Saharan Africa Chamber of Commerce. "His appetite for expedited commercial transactions with South Africa and his strategic focus to open markets and close deals on behalf of the South African public presents an international trade and investment promotion strategy that is best in class on the African continent." Mr. Dunjwa went on to say that "The Sub-Saharan Africa Chamber of Commerce is pleased to be working in tandem with the South African Ambassador and his team to promote the expansion of the commercial relationship between South Africa and the United States."

Contact the Chamber at info@ssachamber.org or on +1 610-618-9063 to inquire further about Ambassador Rasool's visit and how the Chamber can assist your company with doing business in South Africa.

Useful Links

www.gov.za (South African Government)

www.southafrica.net (South African Tourism)

http://saembassy.ogt11.com/ (South African Embassy)

www.geda.co.za (Gauteng Economic Development Agency)