Extensive development of industrial parks

HawassaShedExtensive development of industrial parks

  • World-class sustainable eco-parks ready for ‘plug & play’
  • Dedicated for specific sectors such as textile & apparel, leather & leather products, pharmaceuticals, agro-processing etc. and aimed at coordinated production along value chains
  • Strong government support & investment policy led by Ethiopian Investment Board (EIB) chaired by the Prime Minister
  • Located along key economic corridors & connected to ports
  • Surrounded by Infrastructures such as airports, railway lines, dry ports, universities etc.

Incentives applicable to industrial parks

Manufacturers:

  • Exempted from income tax up to 8 - 10 years
  • Exempted from duties & other taxes on imports of machinery, construction materials, spare parts with a value of 15% of capital goods after business license, raw materials for the production of export commodities & vehicles
  • One-stop government services within the parks premises
  • Land lease term: 60-80 years at nominal rate for factories & residential quarters
  • Expedited procedure of securing entry, work permit and certificate of residency for expatriate personnel working in industrial parks and their dependents
  • Customs facilitation - transport of imported raw materials straight from customs post to factory through bonded export factory scheme

Developers:

  • Exempted from income tax up to 15 years (outside Addis Ababa)
  • Exempted from duties & other taxes on imports of machinery, construction materials, spare parts, 15% of capital goods after business licence, raw materials & vehicles
  • Provision of essential infrastructure, including dedicated power substations
  • One-stop government services within the parks premises
  • Land lease term: 60-80 years at nominal rate for factories & residential quarters

Operational

industrial parks

Hawassa Industrial Park- Flagship Park

  • Eco- Industrial Park with zero liquid discharge(ZLD) facility
  • Cluster: Specialized in textile & garment
  • Land area: 130 ha , Phase I
  • 1st phase: >30 ha factory buildings, business district, residential quarters etc
  • Fully occupied by international & domestic manufacturers

Bole Lemi I Industrial Park

  • Land area: 156 ha
  • Cluster: Garment and Apparel
  • Labor: 10,000
  • 1st phase: 156 Ha

Upcoming

industrial parks

Dire Dawa Industrial Park

  • Proximity to port of Djibouti: 380 km
  • Labor: 1 million people in & around the city
  • Cluster: Multiple sectors including heavy industries, Textile & Apparel, vehicles assembly and Food Processing.
  • Land area: 3000 ha
  • 1st phase: 150 ha

Adama Industrial Park

  • Proximity to port of Djibouti: 678 km
  • Labor: 1 million
  • Cluster: Textile & Apparel, vehicles assembly and Food Processing
  • Land area: 2000 ha
  • 1st phase: 120 ha

Mekelle Industrial Park

  • Proximity to Port of Djibouti: 750 km
  • Labor: 1 million people in & around city
  • Cluster: Textile & Apparel and Food Processing
  • Land area: 1000 ha
  • 1st phase: 75 ha

Kombolcha Industrial Park

  • Proximity to port of Djibouti: 480 km, 6 km away from Kombolcha dry port
  • Labor: 1 million people in & around city
  • Cluster: Textile & Apparel and Food Processing
  • Land area: 700 ha
  • 1st phase: 75 ha

Kilinto Industrial Park

  • Proximity to port of Djibouti: 863 km
  • Proximity to Addis Ababa: 6km (access to high skill labour)
  • Cluster: Pharmaceuticals
  • Land Area: 337 ha
  • 1st phase: 337 ha

Arerti Industrial Park

  • Proximity to Port: 50 km away from Mojo dry port
  • Proximity to Railways: 50km away from Mojo Station of Addis Ababa to Djibouti Railway
  • Proximity to Addis Ababa: 105 km
  • Cluster: Construction Materials & House hold appliance manufacturing
  • Land Area: 100 ha

Bole Lemi II Industrial Park

  • Proximity to port of Djibouti: 863 km
  • Cluster: Textile & Apparel
  • Land Area: 186 ha

Debre Berhan Industrial Park

Bole-Lemi and Kilito Map

bole lemi and killinto

Bole-Lemi Map

bole lemi and killinto

Success Stories

Ethiopia has a number of Industrial Zones, namely:

  • Hawassa Industrial Park
  • Eastern Industrial Zone: Dukem
  • Bole Lemi Industrial Park
  • Ayka Addis
  • Hujian Industrial Zone
  • George Shoe

                                                                                                                                                                        

Tel: +251-115 510031                                              

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Web: www.investethiopia.gov.et

Industrial Parks Development Corporation

Tel: +251-116 616674/ +251-116 616986

Web: www.ipdc.gov.et

Ministry of Industry

Tel: +251-115 507542

Web: www.moin.gov.et