Saldanha Bay Industrial Development Zone
On 4 March 2014, Ambassador Barbier visited the Saldanha Bay Industrial Development Zone (IDZ). The IDZ, situated approximately 2 hours north of Cape Town, will be an Oil & Gas and Marine Repair engineering and logistic services complex.
The creation of this area was motivated by the geographical proximity to West and East African markets, Soth Africa’s engineering expertise and strong support base, deep natural port. Besides, this initiative will be significantly creative of jobs.
The IDZ will offer investors substantial fiscal and non-fiscal benefits.