There are about 1 000 small- and medium-sized enterprises clustered in this area. The Johannesburg Development Agency intends helping support existing medium-to-large garment manufacturing in the Fashion District as well as to encourage new industry in the area with the aim of attracting investment.
The development targets the growth of employment, of enterprises, and growth in investment. The Fashion District Institution provides sector support and manages the district.
It is anticipated the district will secure - through additional investment - the sustainability of existing enterprises, and the existing jobs within them, and ongoing skills development of practitioners in the area.
The objectives of development in this area are to:
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The Johannesburg Development Agency, set up as a limited liability company, is an agency of the City of Johannesburg that stimulates and supports area-based economic development initiatives throughout the metropolitan area.