Welcome to the GFZA...looking beyond the horizon
Our mission is to help transform Ghana into the Gateway to West Africa by creating an attractive and conducive business environment through the provision of competitive free zone incentives.Read More
Michael Okyere BaafiChief Executive Officer | GFZA
If you are looking beyond the horizon for where to locate your business, then you are at the right place.Ghana Free Zones Authority offers you a conducive business environment.Read More
Alan KyeremantengMinister of Trade & Industry
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.Read More
what we do for you
The GFZA is the agency responsible for the implementation of the free zones programme. Investors are invited to come to Ghana and allow our easy and abundant labor force be a source of competitive advantage for you as you explore and develop larger markets for your goods and services. Let’s help you get started!view profile
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WHY INVEST IN GHANA?
The unique advantage Ghana possesses coupled with the generous incentives and the efficient services provided by the GFZA makes the business environment more than ready to provide maximum returns on investment.Read More
UNIQUE ADVANTAGES YOU ONLY GET FROM THE FREE ZONES AUTHORITY
Ghana is located at the Centre of the earth along the Coast of the West African Region, thus, has the shortest flight and shipping time to any part of the World. Ghana has become the Commercial capital of Africa and an Entry point to an estimated 1.2 billion African market as a result of the siting of the headquarters of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) in Accra.Read More
GFZA AT A GLANCE
GATEWAY TO WEST AFRICA
Ghana is strategically located within West Africa with easy access to the ECOWAS market. The location of Ghana, coupled with the relative stability that the country has enjoyed over the past years makes Ghana a gateway for regional trade and investments into the West African sub region.The economy of Ghana has experienced a steady and positive growth as a result of policy reforms.Read More
There are 11 main sectors that have been identified as priority areas for foreign direct investment. Ghana has a comparative advantage in these areas and intends to capitalize on this advantage to attract investment into the country. Here are some of our featured GFZA Enterprises in these sectors.read more
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.Read More
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.Read More
Access a wide range of downloadable content including reports, videos, photos, brochures, articles, speeches and more from the Ghana Free Zones Portal. All downloads require Adobe PDF Reader. If you do not have it installed on your system, please install Adobe Reader.Read More
Click here to access the Ghana Free Zones Authority Annual Reports. All downloads require Adobe PDF Reader. If you do not have it installed on your system, please click the Adobe Logo to download Adobe Reader. For additional information, please contact us here.Read More
NEWS & EVENTS
December 3, 2020
The government has set in motion a programme to salvage the economy from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Known as the Ghana COVID-19 Alleviation and Revitalisation of Enterprises Support (CARES) Programme, the historic initiative aims to inject a minimum of GH¢100 billion into the economy in the next three years to help protect lives,August 10, 2020
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Registrar General's Department Office Building
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Tema Export Processing Zone