Positive signs for South Africa casinos

Casino Review South Africa Rossouw
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An official report issued by the South African national gambling board has marked considerable casino growth year-on-year for 2016, highlighting the great gaming potential in the country.


Already standing as a strong market in the face of strict regulation, land based casinos have steadily posted positive results and been a catalyst for continued commercial investment.

The latest figures from the gambling board serve to highlight the importance of casinos within this vast market segment, with the venues contributing 77.1 percent of all gambling income for the country, a figure totalling close to $27.5bn.

This pre-eminent contribution serves to highlight the integral part the country’s 38 licensed and regulated land casinos play in the market, that also counts more than 450 running bookmaker outlets and 440 totalisator outlets as of 2016.

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