First LNG hub to be established at Coega
In his speech at the Africa Oil Week 2019, the Minister for Mineral Resources and Energy Gwede Mantashe urged investors to pursue investment opportunities in the proposed Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Hub at the Coega Special Economic Zone (SEZ) in the Eastern Cape.    “The call by the Minister is... Read more
Government confirms Coega as LNG hub
The Coega Development Corporation (CDC) announced it has welcomed the budget vote speech delivered by the Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy, Gwede Mantashe. In particular, the CDC welcomed the Minister’s outlook on “exploring more economical options to bring natural gas into the South African market.” In 2008, the... Read more
Coega SEZ hailed as SA success story
The Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) today launched the inaugural South African Special Economic and Industrial Development Zones (SEZ) Conference in Durban. The conference, Moving Towards Excellence, aims to provide a platform for national and international stakeholders and to outline the country’s achievements in attracting investments, generating... Read more
Coega closes 2018 on a high
The year 2018 started with very little promise in terms of achieving our goals and strategic objectives given a challenging investment promotion and unkindly business environment, especially in relation to new foreign direct investment. Swimming against this tide, the Coega Development Corporation (CDC) has managed to turn things around. “This... Read more
Coega a catalyst for emerging businesses
Two local SMMEs from Port Elizabeth, are currently benefiting from the construction of the state of the art facility for HELLA, a new investor at Coega Development Corporation. Sikuphiwe Trading, owned by Ncebekazi Mhlaba, is responsible for the brick works and plastering. Whereas, Dicky’s Electrical, owned by Sadick Hendricks,... Read more
Coega launches its inaugural Alumni Programme
As 2018 rolls along, a year of significant highs for the organisation. It is difficult not to find yourself getting caught up in the high-tide of expectations for the year 2019. It is through the significant milestones achieved by the organisation this year, which sought to reaffirm CDC`s position... Read more
Coega SEZ a beacon for the future of FDI in Southern Africa
Africa’s Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) seems evenly spread than ever before, this is according to a report issued by Ernst & Young – Africa’s competitiveness in attracting Foreign Direct Investment. The report goes to say the East, West, North and Southern Africa hold an almost equal share of the... Read more
Delegation from the SEZ CEO`s Forum visits the Coega SEZ
Overview on the progress of SEZs  The Coega Development Corporation (CDC) hosted a delegation from the Special Economic Zone (SEZ) Chief Executive Officer’s (CEO’s) Forum yesterday to reflect on the general performance and progress of SEZ`s followed by a site visit to the port of Ngqura and Coega SEZ.... Read more
Coega sectors perfectly poised for the Lithium-ion (Li-ion) industry
Automotive, Metals & Energy highlight synergies that will benefit the Eastern Cape Province  The Coega Development Corporation (CDC), developer & operator of the 9003ha Coega Special Economic Zone (SEZ) designed along the cluster model, linking related industries and their supply chains is home to forty three (43) operational investors... Read more
Coega places its footprint across Africa
The Coega Development Corporation (CDC) is an African public sector organization which has an African footprint as well as extensive experience in providing African solutions to African problems and challenges. The organization seeks to intensify its business outreach efforts by going beyond the borders of South Africa. It has... Read more