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.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
Investors are invited to come to Ghana and allowed us easily and abundant labor force be a source of competitive advantage for you as you explore and develop larger markets for your goods and services.Read More
LOCAL SUPPORT AND MARKET KNOWLEDGE YOU NEED
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.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.
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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NEWS & EVENTS
Executive Chairperson of Reroy Group, a leading cable manufacturing company, Kate Quartey Papafio has been awarded in this year’s Ghana Women Excellence in Business awards. The third edition which took place over the weekend is an annual event, which is meant to celebrate Ghanaian women who are excelling in various fields of endeavour and contributingApril 26, 2018
Cargill Inc, a leading producer and distributor of agricultural products, sees the cocoa market broadly balanced in the current 2017/18 season and is aiming to expand its processing capacity in producer countries. Crops in West Africa got off to a strong start in 2017/18, but production tapered off, reducing the chance of another global surplus,April 26, 2018
The GFZA organized a business week as part of its 20th Anniversary. A series of exclusive business and networking events were organised by GFZA, offered valuable opportunities for CEOs of Local businesses and stakeholders to come together and discuss the offerings of the Ghana Free Zones Programme. A media Briefing and Exhibition took place onApril 24, 2018
CEOs FORA The Ghana Free Zones Authority (GFZA) as part of its efforts to enhance the relationship with Registered Free Zone Enterprises organized series of Business Fora in Accra, Kumasi and Takoradi. The Business fora were attended by top-notch CEOs of Free Zone and Non Free Zone Enterprises from the targeted regions. The fora provided theApril 24, 2018
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