AIH offers an extensive range of quality market research services – providing clients with accurate market intelligence. Industry expertise and resources enable AIH to identify and evaluate new market opportunities, and/or asses the current position of businesses within a given market.
Research services include market analysis, industry reports, competitor analysis, field research and forecasting.
Feasibility Studies and Business Cases
AIH conducts feasibility studies to confirm the viability of new projects – testing and verifying the projected business outcomes and initial business assumptions. In close collaboration with project owners, investors and financial institutions, AIH develops comprehensive business plans aimed at satisfying the requirements of both financial institutions and funders – locally and abroad.
Primary services include feasibility studies, business cases and business plans, benchmarking, market assessments, the development of financial and funding models.
Local and Regional Economic Development
AIH is cognizant of the fact that local and regional trade and economic growth and integration are key pillars of the South African and SADC development agenda, offering extensive experience in local and regional strategy development.
Primary services include project identification and scoping, investment strategy, concept scoping and approval, economic studies, regulatory environment review and analyses, socio-economic impact assessments, stakeholder interaction, strategic integration and implementation plans.
AIH are specialists in the development of economic corridors as integrated networks of infrastructure – designed to stimulate economic development within a geographical area.
Primary services include advisory services to public and private sectors, economic development, investment and project identification and scoping, infrastructure assessments, impact assessments as well as transport planning.