China Construction Bank Corporation Johannesburg Branch (CCB JHB) was established in October, 2000. It is CCB’s advance base for development of the African market. The Johannesburg branch consists of a diversified, international and professional team. Its aim is building a business focusing on bilateral loan (including CCB domestic guaranteed loan), syndication loan, trade finance, project finance、Renminbi services、FX trade and settlement etc..The business targets clients in the integrated energy, communication, mining, financial services, trading,logistics, manufacturing and media industries, in 47 countries in the sub Saharan region, providing multi facet services to our clients.
The Johannesburg branch concentrates on localization, with the majority of the clients being African corporations, including more than 20 of South African listed companies, state owned companies and international companies. It established a strategic alliance with one of the largest financial groups in South Africa. CCB JHB’s assets and profits are at of the greatest among the foreign banks in the African region, which makes it very competitive. CCB head office holds the African market in high regard.
Relying on the group’s strong financial background and overseas networks, the Johannesburg branch has utilized the united advantages, providing financial services and funding for Chinese companies entering Africa, enhancing the development of Sino-African trade.
In the future, CCB Johannesburg branch will increase its strategic function as a regional organization, to provide our clients with excellent and efficient financial services, actively pursuing and servicing the cooperation of Sino- African trade, with the goal of becoming a key bank in Southern African region.