Upington SEZ Agri-Hub
The project’s physical address is 24 Schroeder Street, Upington, in the ZF Mgcawu District. GPS coordinates: S28°25’51.96”; E21°14’04.71”
The following kind of facilities will be established within the Agri-Hub:
- Quality Control
- Training Centre
- Research and Development
- Logistics and Transport
- Agricultural Inputs and Distribution
- Aquaculture and Agri-Tourism
The business case and feasibility studies have been completed.
Financing for the project will mainly be provided by the private sector. Incentives will be provided by the SEZ and local municipality..Investment value
Three options are proposed: R23-million, R240-million and R500-million.
- Investment value: R570-million
- Job creation: 1 200 jobs