Department: Economic Development (EDD)

The Department: Economic Development (EDD) was merged into the Department of Trade, Industry and Competition (the dtic) in June 2019. Information displayed here is historical information as it existed before the merger.

Contact Details

Postal Private Bag X149, Pretoria, 0001
Physical 3rd Floor, Block A, The dti Campus, 77 Meintjies Street, Sunnyside, Pretoria
Tel 012 394 3747


The mission of the Department of Economic Development (EDD) is to: coordinate the contributions of government departments, state entities and civil society to effect economic development; improve alignment between economic policies, plans of the state, its agencies, government's political and economic objectives and mandate; and promote government's goal of advancing economic development via the creation of decent work opportunities.

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