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Agro Processing

Agro Processing

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Timber & Wood Processing

Timber & Wood Processing

5

FMCG

FMCG

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Animal Husbandry

Animal Husbandry

1

Textiles

Textiles

3

Consumer Electronics

Consumer Electronics

3

Construction Materials

Construction Materials

4

Automotive & Spares

Automotive & Spares

2

Pharmaceuticals

Pharmaceuticals

4

Furniture

Furniture

2

Garmenting

Garmenting

1

Meat Processing

Meat Processing

2

Cashew

Cashew

3

Glass Manufacturing

Glass Manufacturing

3

Sawn Wood

Sawn Wood

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Palm Oil

Palm Oil

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Shea Processing

Shea Processing

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Paper & Pulp

Paper & Pulp

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high roi BUSINESS opportunitieS
Dive into Africa's booming business opportunities, where growth knows no bounds. With rich natural resources, low labour cost, easy business setup and investor tax benefits, it’s a win-win for you.
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Furniture

Furniture

Market Size

$550 Bn

CAGR

3-5%

Forecast

$800 Bn

Capture Africa's growing domestic furniture market! Invest in domestic manufacturing to capitalize on rising middle-class demand and reduce import reliance.
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Cassava

Cassava

Market Size

$175.9 Bn

CAGR

4.18%

Forecast

$254.28 Bn

Cassava boasts a high yield per hectare, making it a productive crop for businesses aiming to maximize output.
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Cotton

Cotton

Market Size

$6.06 Bn

CAGR

4.91%

Forecast

$7.70 Bn

African cotton is known for its long, strong fibers, making it ideal for producing high-quality textiles. Moreover, Africa has a vast amount of underutilized land suitable for cotton production, offering significant room for expansion.
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Pineapple

Pineapple

Market Size

$28.79 Bn

CAGR

6.33%

Forecast

$39.13 Bn

Pineapple- this tropical fruit, loved for its sweet and tangy flavour, thrives in Africa's warm climate. The continent is a major producer of pineapple, and the market is expanding.
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Soya Bean

Soya Bean

Market Size

$155 Bn

CAGR

6%

Forecast

$278 Bn

Soya beans are processed for their oil and fodder (for the animal feed industry). A smaller percentage is processed for human consumption and transformed into products like soy milk, soy flour, soy protein, tofu and other retail food products.
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Cement

Cement

Market Size

$30 Bn

CAGR

5.9%

Forecast

$48 Bn

Investing in Africa's cement industry offers lucrative prospects amidst rapid urbanization and infrastructure development, driven by soaring demand for construction materials.
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Ceramics

Ceramics

Market Size

$ 50.7 Bn

CAGR

5.5%

Forecast

$ 66.8 Bn

The ceramics sector in Africa is on the brink of substantial growth, fueled by urbanization, a burgeoning middle class, and investments in manufacturing infrastructure and technological advancements.
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Cocoa

Cocoa

Market Size

$11.3 Bn

CAGR

3%

Forecast

$14 Bn

Investors in Africa's cocoa industry can leverage strategic advantages amidst a backdrop of steady global cocoa consumption growth and increasing demand for cocoa products, ensuring a promising market outlook.
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AFRICA’S BOOMING BUSINESS SECTORS
Explore Africa's top business sectors, where rapid economic growth fuels lucrative opportunities for investors. Discover the key industries driving Africa's success story and maximize your returns in dynamic markets poised for expansion.

Agro Processing

Agro Processing

Market Size

$8 Tn

CAGR

4-6%

Forecast

12.5 Tn

Africa's growing population & rising incomes fuel demand for processed foods. Invest in unlocking the potential of Africa's vast agricultural resources! From farm-to-fork solutions to innovative food production, be part of the force feeding a continent.

Timber & Wood Processing

Timber & Wood Processing

Market Size

$600 Bn

CAGR

3-4%

Forecast

$780 Bn

Sustainable forestry practices and a booming construction sector unlock massive potential in African wood processing. Invest in a growing green market! Be part of the solution for responsible forestry and high-quality wood products.

Metals & Mining

Metals & Mining

Market Size

$21.7 Mn

CAGR

3.57%

Forecast

$26.78 Mn

Africa's rich mineral resources hold immense potential, but responsible mining is crucial. Invest in responsibly unlocking Africa's wealth! Be part of the solution for ethical mining practices that benefit both communities and the environment.

FMCG

FMCG

Market Size

$4.2 Tn

CAGR

2-4%

Forecast

$5.0 Tn

Africa's growing disposable income fuels a rising demand for everyday essentials. Invest in the brands winning hearts and wallets across the continent! From personal care products to household goods, be part of the companies meeting Africa's daily needs.

Animal Husbandry

Animal Husbandry

Market Size

$4.0 Tn

CAGR

3-4%

Forecast

$5.2 Tn

Africa's protein demand is soaring. Invest in sustainable animal farming for a growing continent! From poultry and livestock to aquaculture, contribute to building a secure and nutritious food future for Africa.

Oil & Gas

Oil & Gas

Market Size

$6.5 tn

CAGR

3.80%

Forecast

$8.5 tn

Africa's vast oil & gas resources hold immense potential to fuel the continent's energy needs. Invest in responsible energy solutions for a brighter future! Be part of companies committed to sustainable and ethical practices in Africa's energy sector.

Renewable Energy

Renewable Energy

Market Size

$1.3 Tn

CAGR

8-10%

Forecast

$3.4 Tn

Africa's abundant sunshine and wind power offer a clean energy revolution. Invest in a sustainable future for the continent! Be part of the companies harnessing Africa's natural resources for a greener tomorrow.

Packaging

Packaging

Market Size

$950 Bn

CAGR

3-4%

Forecast

$1.2 Tn

Africa's booming consumer market demands innovative and sustainable packaging solutions. Invest in protecting Africa's growth! Be part of the companies developing eco-friendly packaging solutions for a responsible future.
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fast growing BUSINESS locations
Welcome to Africa's premier investment destinations. These nations offer unparalleled opportunities for savvy investors. Explore the diverse potential of these dynamic economies and unlock the key to your next successful venture in Africa.
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Gabon

Gabon

Gabon

Area

267,668 km²

Population

2.4 Mn

GDP Growth

3.1%

Covered 85% by forest, Gabon is the new face of the progressive and prosperous Africa. This is why several multinationals and visionary SME have been attracted by its great assets and have decided to establish their business here.
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Benin

Benin

Benin

Area

114,763 km²

Population

13.7 Mn

GDP Growth

6.3%

Benin, one of the most stable democracies in Africa, has recently initiated major economic & structural reforms. Its economy is heavily dependent on informal re-export and transit trade with Nigeria (estimated at around 20% of GDP) as well as agriculture.
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Togo

Togo

Togo

Area

57,000 km²

Population

8 Mn

GDP Growth

5.2%

Togo enjoys a strategically advantageous geographic location, providing seamless access to both regional & international markets through its bustling maritime hub, the Autonomous Port of Lomé. Economically, focus is on agriculture, manufacturing and ICT.
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Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast

Area

322,462 km²

Population

30 Mn

GDP Growth

7%

The Ivory Coast, or Côte d'Ivoire, in West Africa, is a vibrant nation known for its economic strength in cocoa, cashew & rubber production. From bustling Abidjan to the grandeur of Yamoussoukro, it's a country at the crossroads of tradition & modernity.
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Democratic Republic of Congo

Democratic Republic of Congo

Democratic Republic of Congo

Area

2.3 mn km²

Population

102 Mn

GDP Growth

8.9% (2022)

Straddling the equator and cradled in the heart of the African continent, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) stands as the second-largest country in Africa, often referred to a sub-continent due to its vast expanse.
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Rwanda

Rwanda

Rwanda

Area

26,338 km²

Population

13.24 Mn

GDP Growth

8%

A landlocked country in the Great Rift Valley, where the African Great Lakes and East Africa converge. It is bordered by Uganda, Tanzania, Burundi, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Rwanda is considered to be in the top fastest growing economies in Africa.
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Republic of Congo

Republic of Congo

Republic of Congo

Area

342,000 km²

Population

5.7 Mn

GDP Growth

3.6%

The Republic of Congo is a Central African country. Covering almost 65% of the country's land area, the Congo Basin Forest is one of the country's ecological prides as the 2nd largest tropical forest in the world after the Amazon rainforest.
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Chad

Chad

Chad

Area

1.2 mn km²

Population

18.2 Mn

GDP Growth

3.4%

Chad, officially known as Republic of Chad, is a landlocked country located on the crossroad of north and central. Chad shares border with Libya (North), Sudan (East), Central African Republic (South), Niger (West), Cameroon & Nigeria (Southwest).
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Nigeria

Nigeria

Nigeria

Area

910,770 km²

Population

240 Mn

GDP Growth

3%

Nigeria, situated in West Africa, is a nation renowned for its cultural diversity, bustling cities and rich heritage. Nigeria's economy, driven by oil, agriculture, and a burgeoning tech industry, underscores its significance on the continent's landscape.

Our clients

PIA-Togo-Star Garment - A Komar Company Vivace Group - Donsen Alu ZIC-JG Group - Five Element Industry Limited ZIC-Sonata Agri International Ltd PIA Togo SPER PIA Togo Huasha Company PIA Togo Nutrisource PIA Togo Odil Logo PIA Togo R-Logistic PIA Togo Star Garments PIA Togo Van Vliet Automotive Togo Wood Industries & Log Yard Rwanda-Afroturk Rwanda-Almaha Industry Rwanda-Enviroserve Rwanda-Mahwi Grain Rwanda-MaterialBankRwanda Rwanda-MingYang Papers Rwanda-OCP AFRICA Togo Organics Togo Soja PIA Togo Vivace Group
GSEZ-Century Ply PIA-Togo-Spiro PIA Togo BB logo PIA Togo- Calafi PIA Togo- Cameg PIA CMDT PIA General & Dop Cosmetics PIA General & DOP Industrie PIA ST2A PIC Sequoia ROC- STB Congo PIA-Togo-Nutrisource PTE DRC_PIA-plus-Rwanda-Togo-FHC Medica PIA-Togo-JCEM Groupe GSEZ-Chanta GSEZ-Green Ply GSEZ-GWI - Gabon Wood Industries GSEZ-L7H LIFE RESOURCES GSEZ-Somivab PIA-Togo-Atime SA PIA-Togo-Ba & Be Consortium (Bawason) PIA-Togo-Brilliant Industry Togo PIA-Togo-Castel Groupe PIA-Togo-Dongaco Togo SA ROC- X Oil

Visions & testimonials

Denis Sassou N’Guesso
President of Republic of Congo

Denis Sassou N’Guesso

The 2021-2026 Social project of the Republic of Congo is focused on the industrialization of the country. The implementation of this ambitious plan – to structurally transform our economy – is based on the development of four existing special economic zones (SEZs), including: Pointe-Noire, Brazzavi...

Denis Christel Sassou Nguesso
Minister for International Cooperation & PPPs

Denis Christel Sassou Nguesso

At the dawn of the opening of the continental free trade zone, our country located in the heart of Africa must be a strategic hub for production, processing and distribution. It is in this perspective that the government of the Republic of Congo has decided to trust the ARISE group to ensure the dev...

Jean-Marc Thystere Tchicaya
Minister of SEZs & Economic Diversification

Jean-Marc Thystere Tchicaya

We welcome the partnership with the Arise IIP Group which, through the Industrial Platforms of Congo Pointe-Noire (PICP), is working hard to, in particular, make the Special Economic Zone of Pointe-Noire operational which, on relying on sectors with high growth potential, will become the driving for...

Patrice Talon
President of the Republic of Benin

Patrice Talon

We have adopted a law to promote Special Economic Zones and the first Industrial Zone in Glo-Djigbé is fully operational and already welcoming investors. Benin's ambition is to become an industrial hub for the transformation of agricultural products such as cashew, cotton, shea butter, pineapple, s...

Gaston Dossouhoui
Minister-Agriculture, Livestock & Fisheries

Gaston Dossouhoui

Benin is entering an important phase in its history, that of going far with serious project leaders who will process raw materials and create jobs for young Beninese. These factories remain a safe destination for our raw materials and a prerequisite for increasing our agricultural production.

Michael Derus
Ambassador of Germany to Benin

Michael Derus

It’s truIy impressive ! I was very pleased to return to GDIZ. My last visit was less than a year ago and I’m very impressed by the swift development I have seen, particularly in the Garment Training Center (GTC). The Zone has a great potential for international development.

Dr Akinwumi Adesina
President of African Development Bank (AFDB)

Dr Akinwumi Adesina

I am impressed by the scope of Glo-Djigbé Industrial Zone (GDIZ). It will contribute to the industrialization of Benin by promoting the local transformation of Benin’s natural resources (cotton, cashew nuts, pineapples and others) and the creation of jobs for Benin’s youth. Congratulations to the Pr...

Arnaud Floris
Coordinator Africa- BPI France

Arnaud Floris

Glo-Djigbé Industrial Zone (GDIZ) reflects Benin's boldness and innovation: an inspiration for African countries with its immense potential for industrial development. We are committed to support, co-finance and co-invest in agribusiness projects, as a demonstration of our faith in Benin's vision an...

Joseph Owondault Berre
Vice-President of the Gabonese

Joseph Owondault Berre

Everything is in place within the Nkok SIZ to foster high-quality projects and achievements. This Zone is a tool for promoting Gabon's expertise. It was a truly memorable visit.

Evariste Ndayisimiye
President of the Republic of Burundi

Evariste Ndayisimiye

GSEZ is an example in the transformation of natural resources.

Raymond Ndong Sima
Prime Minister, Head of Government- Gabonese

Raymond Ndong Sima

Together, let's build our future by increasing our production capacity and exploring innovative avenues to maintain our position of choice on the international market.

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Textiles Specialist

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Solar Specialist

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Arnab Bose
Glass Specialist

Arnab Bose

Munish Gupta
Sugar Specialist

Munish Gupta

Fehintola Odulaja
Nigeria Specialist

Fehintola Odulaja

Nadine Mutaka
DRC Specialist

Nadine Mutaka

Nafisa Mahdi Sharfi
Rwanda Specialist

Nafisa Mahdi Sharfi

Jessica Bouka
Congo Specialist

Jessica Bouka

Berwa Pascaline Ndayambaje
Togo Specialist

Berwa Pascaline Ndayambaje

Herbert Moutangou
Benin Specialist

Herbert Moutangou

Adawiya Abdelkader
Chad Specialist

Adawiya Abdelkader

Judith Audin
Gabon Specialist

Judith Audin

Veerender Singh Thakur
Agro Processing Specialist

Veerender Singh Thakur

Jacky Riviere
Meat Specialist

Jacky Riviere

Amiya Verma
Construction Specialist

Amiya Verma

Hiren Bhagat
Waste Recycling Specialist

Hiren Bhagat

Tejash Modh
Cashew Specialist

Tejash Modh

Mahendra Kumar Vaidh
Edible Oils Specialist

Mahendra Kumar Vaidh

Bhavin Vyas
Recycling Specialist

Bhavin Vyas

Gianni Sharrouf
Furniture Specialist

Gianni Sharrouf

Adorin Amngaihnem
Cosmetics Specialist

Adorin Amngaihnem

Kajal Gupta
Electronics Specialist

Kajal Gupta

Arvind Arora
Investment Specialist

Arvind Arora

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