Franchise opportunities in South Africa

Popular franchise directions in South Africa

List of franchises for sale available in South Africa

Another World franchise
Another World - Virtual Reality Parks Franchise Investment from $30,000
SAHAR&VOSK franchise
SAHAR&VOSK - Beauty Salon Franchise Investment from $30,000
Tenacious Techies franchise
Tenacious Techies - full service digital marketing agency franchise Investment from $2,000
Govorusha franchise
Govorusha - Speech Therapy Center Investment from $16,200
Perspective 24 franchise
Perspective 24 - Real Estate Operator Franchise Investment on demand
PunctureSafe franchise
PunctureSafe - total tyre protection franchise Investment from $1,875
Verbatoria franchise
Verbatoria - Talents-By-Brainwaves Edutech Service For Children Franchise Investment from $4,990
Bye Bye Nitz franchise
Bye Bye Nitz - lice treatment center franchise Investment on demand
Orangetheory Fitness franchise
Orangetheory Fitness - fitness centre franchise Investment from $488,405
Krispy Kreme franchise
Krispy Kreme - doughnuts and coffee store franchise Investment from $275,000
9ROUND franchise
9ROUND - kickbox fitness centers franchise Investment on demand
Marriott International franchise
Marriott International - hotel franchise Investment from $74,082,490
Coffee Nefer franchise
Coffee Nefer - Coffee House Franchise Investment from $12,200
PANTIKA franchise
PANTIKA - Beauty and Health Laboratory Franchise Investment from $1,062
Kids Star Studio franchise
Kids Star Studio - english bilingual club and kindergarten franchise Investment from $10,370
Long John Silver’s franchise
Long John Silver’s - Seafood Restaurant Franchise Investment from $109,250
Planet Smoothie franchise
Planet Smoothie - Store Franchise Investment from $76,150
Days Inn franchise
Days Inn - Hotel Franchise Investment from $292,634
TopFranchise franchise
TopFranchise - Online Consulting Services Investment from $100,000
Mertel franchise
Mertel - Event Agency Franchise Investment from $5,415
Ormado Kaffeehaus franchise
Ormado Kaffeehaus - Coffee Shop Franchise Investment on demand
Mail Boxes Etc franchise
Mail Boxes Etc - Service Centers Franchise Investment from $83,000
Saber franchise
Saber - the First Men's Hairdressing Salon for Boys Franchise Investment from $17,550
Friendly English  franchise
Friendly English - English Language Studio Franchise Investment from $4,700

Attractiveness of South Africa for the development of franchise business

The Republic of South Africa is a developed country located in the South of the African continent. The majority of the population of the country (more than 53% and this number is growing) are city dwellers and the largest cities are Johannesburg (7.86 mln), Cape Town (4 mln), Durban (3.44 mln), Soweto (1.69 mln), Pretoria (1.62 mln), Port Elizabeth (1.15 mln), and Pietermaritzburg (750,845).

Although the country is considered a developed one, there is a number of hindrances to its sustainable development, which include a wide gap between the white minority (which makes up 15 % of the population) and the remaining population of the country, the high level of unemployment, imperfect legal regulation of the business sphere.

As the economic leader on the continent, South Africa opens a wide horizon of opportunities. The franchise sector makes up for 11.6% of the national GDP. More than 750 franchise companies operate actively in the country, thus resulting in more than 35,000 franchise outlets. The estimated annual turnover is over $35 billion.

The franchise market is well-developed, still more than 30% of it is made up by food franchises. Another interesting fact is that over 40% of all the franchises are located in the province of Gauteng, which is the economic heart of the country.

There are high investment business opportunities, as well as cheap franchises in South Africa presented for review, the choice is yours.

Indicators of Business Market in South Africa

  • Capital: Pretoria

  • Currency: South African rand

  • Education Index (2013): 0.695

  • Official languages: 11 languages

  • Per capita GDP (PPP): $13,321

  • Quality-of-life index (0-10): 5.89

  • Population: 55.91 mln

  • Total GDP (PPP): $742.461 billion

  • Ease of Doing Business Ranking, Rank: 82

  • Gini: 63.1

  • Human Development Index (HDI): 0.666

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