Established in 1992, the Holland Business Chamber Southern Africa, formerly known as the Southern African Netherlands Chamber of Commerce (SANEC) is a member-based organisation that has for aim, the promotion of economic and bilateral trade relations between Southern Africa and the Netherlands. HBC-SA strongly believes that bilateral trade has a pre-eminent role in the economic boost of the SADC region.
Through our network of over 1000 contacts, that comprises of SMEs, multinationals, government entities, chambers of commerce, NGOs and start-ups in the Netherlands and SADC region that HBC-SA offers its members and contacts, the most adequate and unique platform to enrich their network. HBC strives to continuously remain the key facilitator when it comes to providing various services to its extensive network aiming at facilitating bilateral trade between Southern Africa and the Netherlands. Thanks to our undeniable knowledge, substantial experience, and our intricate network, HBC-SA benefits from an exclusive position that enables us to assist Dutch companies in creating and developing business in Southern Africa.
Joining HBC’s network is joining an invaluable business network that facilitates business-support, -partnerships, -services and -projects for Dutch companies & affiliates operating in Southern Africa. We keep your business connected to new opportunities and with specific knowledge and expertise.
The attached picture shows the Committee of the Holland Chamber of Commerce taken in Johannesburg probably around the first of the Century. This was the first Dutch Chamber of Commerce meeting in South Africa.
Mr. Avis – Ned. Bank | Mr. Breyer – Ned.Bank | Mr. Lelie – Athlete | Mr. de Hoog – Bank | Mr. Beerstecher – | Mr. Baerveldt – Finances | Mr. van Alpen – Bottle Store Owner | Mr. Stoker – Grocer
Holland Business Chamber-Southern Africa is a business network that facilitates business-support, -partnerships, -services and -projects for Dutch companies & affiliates operating in Southern Africa.
HBC-SA seeks to position itself as an indispensable intermediary in promoting investments & partnerships between SADC & the Netherlands.