The primary interest is to build a strong and healthy South African wine industry through co-operative (participative) R&D initiatives.
Winetech operates as a network of participating institutions and individuals that, in one way or the other, have a strong interest in improving the competitive position of the South African wine industry.
The latest version was updated on 11 November 2009.Download constitution
Strategy: Research and technology innovation and transfer
The core focus of this strategy is the establishment of problem solving, market directed and socially and environmentally responsible technology invention, commercial development and transfer systems.Download Strategy Document
To provide the South African Wine Industry with a sustainable basis of forefront technology and human resources in order to strengthen both local and international competitiveness and profitability.
Our core functions
The facilitation & oversight responsibility for sustainable and responsible natural resources usage. The facilitation and coordination of relevant wine industry related research & development and technical innovation, addressing the Winetech specific value chain and the effective transfer of such technology for the benefit of all.
According to its constitution, the objectives are sixfold, namely: