SHAMA EXPORT PROCESSING ZONE
The Shama Export Processing Zone (Shama EPZ) is another of the Ghana Free Zones Authority's (GFZA) land banks. It is located in the Shama Ahanta East Metropolitan area in the Western Region of Ghana. The Shama EPZ is GFZA's dedicated industrial park for the petroleum petrochemical sector.
The Shama enclave is a good and strategic location which covers 3200 acres of sea front land. The Free Zones Authority provides investment support in down stream refinery,distribution, transit and supply chain business services including dominant operators in chemical production as well as manufacturing of by-products like plastics and jellies provided they are intended for export. The GFZA also provides support in skills development and capacity building services for employers and employees in the petroleum sector.
The GFZA will provide land for tank farms, storage yards for logistics and haulage contractors, manufacturing of chemical inputs and accessories for the petroleum industry at very competitive prices. It is the GFZA's intention to sustain its participation in Ghana's oil sector by licensing and monitoring growing businesses in all the downstream and support services segments and the Shama EPZ will serve as the ideal industrial zone for those operations.
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The GFZA was established on 31st August, 1995 by an Act of Parliament to enable the establishment of free zones in Ghana for the promotion of economic development; to provide for the regulation of activities in free zones and for related purposes.
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NEWS & EVENTS
Ghana FREE Zones Authority GETS NEW OFFICE COMPLEX
The Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr. Ekow Spio Garbrah has on behalf of President John Mahama commissioned an office complex for the Ghana Free Zones Authority(GFZA) in Cantonments, Accra.
The Republic of Ghana is located in West Africa and bordered by Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) to the west, Burkina Faso to the north, Togo to the east and the Gulf of Guinea to the south. The word Ghana means "Warrior King" and derives from the Ghana Empire in pre-colonial times.
The Ghana Free Zones Authority (GFZA) was established on 31st August, 1995 by an Act of Parliament–1995 (Act 504), to enable the establishment of free zones for the promotion of economic development; to provide for the regulation of activities in free zones.
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