Stock image: Workers pick oranges on a citrus farm. The writer says more than 50 000 workers and families benefited from free and fair trade of the Waitrose Foundation and partners.
Johannesburg - The Committee will visit six SMMEs, including the Mangaung Fresh Produce, Organic Fetiliser Producer, Computer College, Passenger Transport and Retmil Financial Services in Bloemfontein and, Kopanong Women in Thaba Nchu.

The committee arrived in the province yesterday and visited SMMEs under the Xhariep District Municipality.  

The purpose of the visit is to look into the SMMEs’ level of development, challenges encountered and possible interventions required.