SEKONDI EXPORT PROCESSING ZONES
The Sekondi industrial park is located at Sekondi-Takoradi, Ghana’s second port city.
The industrial park covers a total area of 2200acres (890.30 hectares). It is earmarked for heavy and light industries as well as warehousing.
The western railway line to the Takoradi port runs through the Sekondi industrial park. The Sekondi industrial park also boasts of the supply of natural gas terminal from the Ghana gas factory at Atuabo for use by prospective investors. Sekondi Takoradi has an airport with regular flights from Accra. Flights time between Sekondi Takoradi and Accra is thirty (30) minutes. Distance by road is 228.2km.
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