Priority Sector

Priority Sectors

The following priority sectors have been identified by the Authority based on Ghana’s comparative advantage. These sectors are however not exclusive. Investors can invest in any other sector of their choice.

  • Agro-food Processing
  • Floriculture
  • Information and Communication Technology [ICT]
  • Petrochemical
  • Textile/apparel Manufacturing
  • Seafood Processing
  • Jewellery/Handicraft Production
  • Ceramic Tiles Manufacturing
  • Metal Fabrication
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Ethnic Beauty Products
  • Light industry /assembling plant

News and Events

  • Ghana’s economy expands 3.9% in Second Quarter 2021

    Ghana’s economy expanded by 3.9% in the second quarter of this year, according to provisional figures from the Ghana Statistical Service. During the same period last year where Covid-19 had emerged, the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth rate was -5.7%. As the economy rebounds, visit the Ghana Free Zones Authority to find out about Government’s

    September 16, 2021
  • Two-day Public and Private Sector Dialogue

    Hon Alan Kyerematen with Amb. Michael A.N.N.Y Oquaye Jnr. and Mr Kinsley JoJo Fosu   A two-day Public-Private Sector Dialogue on the Role of the Private Sector in Ghana’s Post COVID Economic Recovery was hosted by the His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, President of the Republic of Ghana, at the Kempinski Grand Hotel from

    September 15, 2021
  • AfCFTA Secretariat establishes court to resolve trade disputes

    Wamkele Mene, AfCFTA Secretary-General   Wamkele Mene, Secretary-General of the African Continental Free Trade Area Secretariat, has said his outfit has established a court that will serve as a dispute resolution forum. The move according to Wamkele Mene is hinged on inspiring confidence among traders, offer clarity and certainty of trade deals as they use

    September 11, 2021
  • Amb. Michael A.N.N.Y Oquaye takes a tour of the Tema Export Processing Zone

    The CEO of the Ghana Free Zones Authority on the 9th of September 2021 embarked on a working tour of the Tema Export Processing Zone (TEPZ). The TEPZ which caters to most of the Free Zone enterprises is critical to the success and growth of Ghana’s export-focus orientation. Speaking to a cross-section of employees, the

    September 10, 2021