East London
Port Elizabeth
+27 (0)10 594 0641 Mon - Fri 08:00 - 16:30 Lesedi House, McGowan Avenue, Modderfontein
+27 (0)10 594 9843 Mon - Fri 08:00 - 16:30 Site 16, Fish Eagle Street, Fort Jackson Industrial, Mdantsane
+27 (0)10 594 9844 Mon - Fri 08:00 - 16:30 21 De Villiers Street, North End, Port Elizabeth
+27 (0)78 644 3454 Mon - Fri 08:00 - 16:30 47 Tami Mnyele Drive, Tembisa
Focused On
Chemical Technology
Over 5
Incubation Centres
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Welcome To Chemin The South African chemical technology incubator. Learn More Passionate About Your Business Here at Chemin we are passionate about helping small businesses grow to their full potential! Our business is YOUR business success. Empower Your Business Get in touch with us today and see how we can be able to assist your business in reaching your full potential. Learn More


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Stage 2: Incubation


Stage 3: Graduation

Accelerator Programme

Chemin’s Story

The South African Chemical Technology Incubator is a not-for-profit business incubator, under the Small Enterprise Development Agency’s incubation program, that is dedicated to supporting the growth of very early stage technology-based businesses in the South African Chemical sector. Chemin provides clients with an exceptional entrepreneurial business environment that promotes collaboration, innovation and encourages ingenuity as well the creation of wealth.

We are the only incubator in South Africa that offers laboratory services

Business Sectors

Learn more about our incubation process which consists of a 3 stage approach, as well as our incubation centres located across South Africa.

We have 52 trading SMEs and 54 SMEs under development. Chemin has graduated over 22 SMEs that are still in business today.

We currently have 3 laboratories located at their incubation centers in East London, Durban and Mogale City.

We assist clients by offering them a wide range of business development and support services. Our clients include, SME’s and Co-ops.

We assist in the development of businesses that are involved in the high tech development of chemistry products and services.

Product development technology takes a proven process driven approach to product innovation, design and development of technology in the…

Funders & Sponsors

Chemin is privileged to be associated as well as being funded and supported by the following organizations.

Careers & Jobs

Working at Chemin means being able to commit absolutely to one thing and growing from it. As an individual and as a whole – in a family orientated enterprise that creates fascinating products around the world. Once you experience it, you’ll want to stay.

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