Trade and Investment promoter

Consulting and strategy development

Our Services

Support Services for International Agencies, Development Programmes and Consultants in the SADC Region

ITP aims to stimulate cross-border dialogue in order to foster regional investment and trade. This is supported by ITP’s experience in working with international development programmes, its SADC-wide contact network and its track record in organising and facilitating regional workshops and seminars.

International B2B Matchmaking Services

These are provided to international business delegations and companies travelling to South and Southern Africa. Services include research, contact identification and matchmaking, computerised B2B meeting scheduling, business seminars, venue liaison and on-site event management.

Business Forums and Investment Seminars

ITP’s services include the development of marketing databases; event promotion through targeted invitations, advertising and Public Relations; response management; event logistics (venue liaison, catering, delegate registration, audio-visual and translating services) and on-site event management.

Market Research and Contact Identification

ITP provides research services for local and foreign clients on the South and Southern African marketplace in various industry sectors. Subjects covered include production and trade statistics, duty structure and barriers to entry, channels of distribution, industry issues, and identification and liaison with key contacts.

Exhibition Management and Marketing in South and Southern Africa

Full exhibition management services including exhibition and stand design and construction, visitor promotion campaigns, exhibition logistics (venue liaison, registration, audio-visual, security, cleaning, photography, filming, etc.) and on-site event management. ITP is able to organise solo-country exhibitions as well as participation in existing industry-specific exhibitions in South Africa.

Export and Exhibition Training

We specialise in developing and facilitating practical exhibition training programmes in a range of sectors. Our training covers both local and international exhibitions and includes such practical issues as choosing the right exhibition, preparing a budget, planning the stand display, staff selection, negotiation skills, and exhibition follow-up.

Media and Public Relations

ITP assists foreign clients and representatives to grow their relations with the South African media. Services include the development of media lists, preparation and distribution of press releases, social media activations, as well as the arrangement of press conferences and one-on-one media interviews.

Editorial Services and Production of Marketing Materials

Writing, editing and proof reading of documents, as well as design and production of banners, brochures, catalogues, press releases, etc.

Tourism and Cultural Events

ITP organises breakfasts, lunches, gala dinners, craft festivals, culinary promotions, tourism displays and national day celebrations.