Eastern Gauteng Chamber of Commerce

7th oldest chamber

The Eastern Gauteng Chamber of Commerce and Industry (EGCCI) will celebrate its 100th AGM on March 16.

It has a proud history of offering its members – large and small – myriad services to make running a business in our town hassle-free.

This Page Is Proudly Brought To You By

Peter Miller
Ace Auto Scrapyard
Bee-Gee
N17 Hospital
Cattells
CJJ Steell
DE Jager Kruger Blerk Attorneys
Harchris
Janton Engineering
Parkland Clinic
Pat Hinde
Reynolds Travel
Parkland Clinic

Its main purpose is to act as the voice of its members.

What does the chamber do?

  • It provides:
  • Host services;
  • Business networking opportunities;
  • Hosts forums for loggying, service delivery and knowledge transfer; and
  • Works tirelessly to make Eastern Gauteng a prefferred location for commerce and industry.

Services provided by the chamber:

  • Issuing of certificates of origin;
  • Certification of documents for FICA purposes;
  • Discovery Medical Aid for small businesses;
  • Publication of a business directory;
  • Letters of introduction for trading;
  • Helping to establish your business in East Gauteng; and
  • SACCI reports on the economy and legislation that may affect your business.

EGCCI highlights include:

  • The Springs Chamber of Commerce (SCC) was established in 1917 and is the seventh oldest chamber in the country.
  • G Sizer was the first elected president and held office until 1923.
  • 47 dedicated individuals have held office, drawn for senior management within Springs’ commercial and industrial sectors.
  • In 1950, the SCC was the first in the country to welcome and incorporate the growing number of local industrial companies.
  • During his tenure in the ’60s, Lu Sher was elected president of the Association of Commerce, now the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
  • In 1987 the Springs Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) became the second city in the country to establish a business watch.
  • 2009 saw the SCCI expand its geographical boundaries to incorporate Brakpan and Nigel and was renamed EGCCI.
Top

Thanks for your referral. We have no doubt your friends will love our newsletter as much as you!

Don't forget to verify your email.

to our FREE newsletter
SUBSCRIBE to our FREE newsletter.




SELECT your titles:

African Reporter
Benoni City Times
Boksburg Advertiser
Brakpan Herald
Germiston City News
Springs Advertiser
Tembisan


Get regular news updates sent directly to your inbox.

Your source of local breaking news and trending stories from across the country.

Be a part of our growing community

1MILFacebook Fans
98KTwitter Followers
5MILMonthly Readers
12MILArticles Published Every Month
72Local Community Websites
CLICK HERETo view an example of our newsletter

SUBSCRIBE to our FREE newsletter

SELECT your titles:

African Reporter
Benoni City Times
Boksburg Advertiser
Brakpan Herald
Germiston City News
Springs Advertiser
Tembisan

Get regular news updates sent directly to you inbox.

Your source of local breaking news and trending stories from across the country.

Be a part of our growing community

Subscribe Here
1MILFacebook Fans
98KTwitter Followers
5MILMonthly Readers
12MILArticles Published Every Month
72Local Community Websites
Your details:


Your friends: