This is a large sector that has a wide range of businesses most obvious of which are farms. Another significant portion of businesses in this sector are agricultural supply businesses. South Africa has a highly diversified agricultural industry and, therefore, a wide range of possible businesses for purchase or sale. We currently have 28 agricultural businesses for sale.
Engineering, as a category, encompasses anything from technology to electrical services. The intellectual property or skills are often valuable when it comes to businesses in this sector. At the moment, there are 44 businesses for sale in this category.
The food sector is a popular one among small businesses. Whether this be restaurants, bakers or coffee shops, there are a lot of options of businesses for sale for people looking to get into this sector.
Buying an already existing franchise that is for sale will prove to be more expensive than a brand new one. However, you will be stepping into a functioning business that is already generating money. You will get the usual benefits of a franchise along with a proven a track record.
This category covers anything that offers services that can be considered as leisure activities. Camping, wedding venues, holiday resorts and art galleries are just a few of the sectors coved here. The tourism and hotel industries in South Africa are set to grow steadily over the coming years making this an ideal sector for business buyers or sellers.
Most of South Africa’s manufacturing is concentrated in the major metropolitan areas. In these areas and elsewhere, business in this sector remain popular for those buying or selling their businesses.
This category presents businesses in various sectors as it includes businesses that operate in buildings or land that generates profit. Real estate is generally considered a sound investment but there are a number of businesses that are listed so make sure to find the right one.
The retail category is another one that is packed with options for potential business buyers. The options range from online and brick and mortar, to beauty salons and vending machines. In South Africa, the mobile online retail sector had seen the most growth in recent years.
The services sector has become a large employer in South Africa. As well as this, it contributes about two thirds to the GDP. Because of its success, this sector will remain popular if you are buying or selling a business. Currently we have 309 businesses listed in this category.
The digital is expected to lead growth in this sector in South Africa. Consumers will continue to look for more forms of entertainment, particularly on mobile. If you have a business in this sector, keep on top of trends and reap the rewards.
This industry is a complicated one with an important role to play for thousands of businesses in the South Africa. This sector keeps evolving and businesses that can adapt are most likely to succeed.