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Gwede Mantashe, SA minister of minerals and energy
#AOW2019: Mantashe calls for gas investmentArticle

Highlighting the investment opportunities at the country's first liquefied natural gas (LNG) hub in the Coega Industrial Development Zone (IDZ), Minerals and Energy Minister, Gwede Mantashe called on foreign investors to help develop South Africa's fledgling gas industry...

Nicci Botha 6 Nov 2019

4,000th FAW rolls off Coega production line
4,000th FAW rolls off Coega production lineArticle

FAW South Africa's Coega assembly plant recently celebrated the assembly of the 4,000th FAW in South Africa...

12 Sep 2018

Projects in pipeline to deal with drought
Projects in pipeline to deal with droughtArticle

Drilling more boreholes, changing building bylaws, constructing three desalination plants and finishing phase three of the Nooitgedacht Water Treatment Works...

Siyamtanda Capa 7 Feb 2018

BAIC SA Plant artist impression, a R11bn investment in the Coega SEZ and the biggest single automotive investment in Africa in 40 years.
Eastern Cape auto industry enters new eraArticle

The decision by Japanese auto assembler Isuzu to buy the General Motors assembly plant in Port Elizabeth and invest in the Nelson Mandela Bay metro is part of a trend...

Dr Ayanda Vilakazi 20 Jun 2017

Coega IDZ
Investment projects worth over R1bn ready for Coega IDZArticle

From April 2017, says the Coega Development Corporation (CDC), investment projects worth over R1bn are ready for implementation in the its industrial development zone (IDZ)...

7 Apr 2017

Commitment to local assembly pays off
Commitment to local assembly pays offArticle

Employees and plant management gathered at the FAW plant in Coega in the Eastern Cape recently to celebrate the local assembly operation producing its 2,000th truck...

13 Oct 2016

Dedisa power peaking plant
#SOGA16: Coega gets one of the gas-to-power stationsArticle

The Coega Industrial Development Zone (IDZ) has been named as one of the locations for the gas-to-power programme...

6 Oct 2016

EC positioning itself as an energy manufacturing hub
EC positioning itself as an energy manufacturing hubArticle

A growing number of manufacturing opportunities are being created in the Eastern Cape with the installation of power facilities ranging from wind farms to renewable energy and nuclear power...

1 Aug 2016

(Left to Right) MEC for Economic Development, Environmental Affairs 
and Tourism, Hon. Sakhumzi Somyo, and the Russian Ambassador, HE Mikhali Petrakov, on a milestone 
visit to Coega Development Corporation (CDC).
Russian ambassador pays Coega IDZ a visitArticle

Russia's relations with South Africa have been in place for many years, especially at a political level, now the Russia - South Africa relationship is in the BRICS format...

7 Jul 2016

Lufa Farms via
New tomato paste plant a big boost for farmersArticle

The hunt is on for Eastern Cape farmers to supply franchising giant Famous Brands' new tomato paste plant at the Coega Industrial Development Zone...

Zandile Mbabela 6 Jul 2016

Coega Dairy expansion driven by growth
Coega Dairy expansion driven by growthArticle

Coega Dairy has completed the expansion of its warehouse and office facilities. The dairy company started...

28 Jun 2016

The Minister for Rural Development and Land reform, Gugile Nkwinti recently visited Dynamic Commodities to learn about the operations of the plant and the impact it has on job creation in the province.
R22 million Dynamic Commodities expansion at Coega IDZArticle

A R22 million expansion by agro-processing company Dynamic Commodities in Zone 3 of the Coega Industrial Development Zone (IDZ) has been announced...

26 May 2016

Coega critical to SA's gas localisation programme
Coega critical to SA's gas localisation programmeArticle

The minister said that the Port of Ngqura and the Coega IDZ, is one of the potential sites considered for the country's gas-to-power programme...

25 May 2016

Coega Dairy
CDC performance targets in reach for 2016Article

The Coega Development Corporation (CDC) says it is poised to reach its performance targets for the 2015/16 financial year...

11 Feb 2016

MOU to further skills development in Eastern Cape
MOU to further skills development in Eastern CapeArticle

To further skills development and research and to adopt a co-ordinated and co-operative approach, the Coega Development Corporation and the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University have signed a memorandum of understanding...

25 Sep 2015

Coega to unlock important economic prospects
Coega to unlock important economic prospectsArticle

With logistics, agro-processing, chemical and energy sectors as its main growth drivers over the past 18 months, the Coega Development Corporation...

22 Sep 2015

Coega prepares for gas-to-power development
Coega prepares for gas-to-power developmentArticle

Energy development from gas is entering a golden age and gaining significant momentum in South Africa...

21 Sep 2015

Four cadets return from nuclear training programme
Four cadets return from nuclear training programmeArticle

South Africa's need to develop its nuclear power plant operations knowledge was reiterated by a group of delegates returning from the South African Civil Nuclear Energy Training Programme, held in China earlier this year...

1 Sep 2015

Development projects worth R809m completed at Coega
Development projects worth R809m completed at CoegaArticle

The Coega Development Corporation (CDC) has announced that during the 2014/15 financial year, and with the inclusion of the first quarter of the 2015/16 financial year...

25 Aug 2015

Coega welcomes Transnet operating license for Manganese container terminal
Coega welcomes Transnet operating license for Manganese container terminalArticle

The cabinet's decision to issue Transnet Port Terminals with a permanent operating license for operating the manganese terminal at the Port of Ngqura...

17 Aug 2015

Construction of phase one at Coega's multi-user facility commences
Construction of phase one at Coega's multi-user facility commencesArticle

Construction on the Coega Development Corporation's (CDC) multi-user facility, located in Zone 3 of the Coega Industrial Development Zone (IDZ) in Nelson Mandela Bay in the Eastern Cape, has started...

17 Aug 2015

SANRAL spends R2.2bn on roadworks in Eastern Cape
SANRAL spends R2.2bn on roadworks in Eastern CapeArticle

There are currently 32 engineering projects with a combined value of R2.2bn taking place on the national road network in the Eastern Cape...

3 Aug 2015

Coega investors play key role in metro's economic growth
Coega investors play key role in metro's economic growthArticle

Government officials, both local and regional, are optimistic regarding the investor growth within the Coega Development Corporation...

7 Jul 2015

Coega to invest in solar panels in IDZ
Coega to invest in solar panels in IDZArticle

The Coega Development Corporation recently announced that the roofs of about 15 of its buildings within the Coega Industrial Development Zone (IDZ) will be fitted with solar panels...

19 Jun 2015

Coega IDZ - making South Africa's automotive industry a global player
Coega IDZ - making South Africa's automotive industry a global playerArticle

In spite of some excellent efforts by VW SA and Toyota SA to increase local content of the vehicles they assemble, the South African automotive industry in general is finding it difficult to compete with global manufacturers...

Gustav Meyer 8 May 2015

Coega welcomes first project tenant to Ngqura port
Coega welcomes first project tenant to Ngqura portArticle

ALE Heavylift South Africa is the first project tenant that will operate from and make use of the newly established Coega Industrial Development Zone's (IDZ) new R9 million 12-hectare lay-down area....

30 Apr 2015

Litho Suka, a delegate of the national committee of parliament
Parliamentary committee visits CoegaArticle

A joint oversight parliamentary committee serving on economic development, trade and international relations visited the Coega Industrial Development Zone (IDZ) in Nelson Mandela Bay on 21 April...

28 Apr 2015

SA's largest "holistic housing" development to break ground by 2018
SA's largest "holistic housing" development to break ground by 2018Article

South Africa's largest mixed-use residential development, the multibillion-rand Coega Ridge holistic housing estate between Motherwell and Coega outside Port Elizabeth, is set to break ground in 2018...

22 Apr 2015

Coega investors to create more than 7,000 jobs
Coega investors to create more than 7,000 jobsArticle

The Coega Development Corporation (CDC) has announced that more than an estimated 7,000 jobs will be created from the latest investor signing...

8 Apr 2015

Investments in Coega IDZ create 7,000 jobs
Investments in Coega IDZ create 7,000 jobsArticle

Based on projections by the Coega Development Corporation (CDC) on foreign and domestic direct investment flows to the Coega Industrial Development Zone (IDZ), more than 7,000 jobs will be created from the latest investor signings...

8 Apr 2015

MEC wants IDZs to step up agro-processing
MEC wants IDZs to step up agro-processingArticle

The Eastern Cape industrial zone could learn from the prominent role agriculture plays at the Dube Trade Port in KwaZulu-Natal, Agriculture MEC Mlibo Qoboshiyane said on Wednesday, 11 March...

16 Mar 2015

Coega to commission EIA for aeronautical industrial cluster project
Coega to commission EIA for aeronautical industrial cluster projectArticle

The Coega Development Corporation (CDC) has announced its intention to issue a notice for an environmental impact assessment study to assess the feasibility of establishing a cargo airport and an aeronautical/aerospace industrial cluster in the Coega Industrial Development Zone (IDZ) near Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape...

9 Mar 2015

Coega Development Corporation invests R9m in new lay-down area
Coega Development Corporation invests R9m in new lay-down areaArticle

The Coega Development Corporation (CDC) has announced the investment of R9m in the establishment of a new lay-down area, located on the boundary between the Port of Ngqura and the Coega Industrial Development Zone (IDZ)...

16 Feb 2015

AfriCoast Engineers SA establishes renewable energy company
AfriCoast Engineers SA establishes renewable energy companyArticle

Renewable energy engineering firm AfriCoast Engineers SA has announced that a new company, AfriCoast Energy, will now be responsible for all future renewable energy projects...

12 Feb 2015

Air Products construction project completed safely
Air Products construction project completed safelyArticle

Air Products South Africa celebrated the delivery of a safe and injury-free construction project...

30 Jan 2015

Rural rail network needed
Rural rail network neededArticle

One of the major challenges that has faced the Eastern Cape from its inception in 1994 - and for the geographic area that is now the Eastern Cape, even before then - has been the absence of a sophisticated and efficient transport logistics network...

Patrick Cull 19 Jan 2015

Eastern Cape to become hub of maritime economy
Eastern Cape to become hub of maritime economyArticle

With thousands of kilometres of coastline, South Africa is in a prime position to maximise on its 'blue gold', but no area so much as the Eastern Cape...

Mfundo Piti 15 Jan 2015

Vanguard moves equipment to Afrox's Coega plant
Vanguard moves equipment to Afrox's Coega plantArticle

Vanguard, the specialist in lifting, relocating and installing heavy plants, recently moved a 'cold box' and other equipment to Afrox's R300-million air separation unit (ASU) at the Coega Industrial Development Zone (IDZ) near Port Elizabeth.

23 Oct 2014

Coega IDZ ready to lead SA Metals Beneficiation
Coega IDZ ready to lead SA Metals BeneficiationArticle

The Coega Development Corporation (CDC) has announced ambitious plans for the expansion of metals beneficiation initiatives and metal sector investments in South Africa over the next decade.

23 Sep 2014

Special Economic Zone Act will attract foreign investments
Special Economic Zone Act will attract foreign investmentsArticle

New investor incentives and benefits from the Special Economic Zone (SEZ) Act 2014 in South Africa will attract further domestic and foreign direct investment to South African industrial and special economic zones.

Chris Mashigo 8 Sep 2014

R2bn aqua-farming facility to create jobs
R2bn aqua-farming facility to create jobsArticle

Plans are in the pipeline for a R2-billion aqua farm to be developed on 300 hectares of land in Zone 10 of Coega's Industrial Development Zone in PE.

26 Aug 2014

Hyundai's delivery vans to be assembled in SA
Hyundai's delivery vans to be assembled in SAArticle

South Korean car manufacturer Hyundai is preparing to build vehicles in SA and has confirmed it will assemble light delivery vehicles in Gauteng from next year.

David Furlonger 13 Aug 2014

Ford's SEP powers job creation and skills development
Ford's SEP powers job creation and skills developmentArticle

In celebration of its three-millionth engine milestone, Ford's Struandale Engine Plant has donated two of its engines to the Coega Skills and Training Development Centre.

15 Jul 2014

FAW launches Coega manufacturing plant
FAW launches Coega manufacturing plantArticle

Leading Chinese automotive manufacturer First Automotive Works (FAW), has launched its R600m assembly plant in Zone 2 of the Coega Development Corporation's (CDC) Industrial...

11 Jul 2014

APM begins operations at CoegaArticle

Global depot and port terminal operators APM Terminals officially launched operations in the Coega Industrial Development Zone (IDZ) on Sunday‚ establishing a full service depot to meet the needs of shipping lines and cargo owners.

Mark Allix 12 Sep 2012

WBHO to lead construction at FAW vehicle plantArticle

Chinese vehicle manufacturer First Automobile Works (FAW) has appointed WBHO Construction as its preferred contractor for the design and construction of its vehicle and truck assembly plant in Zone 2 of the Coega Industrial Development Zone (IDZ).

11 Sep 2012

New Boardwalk Centre the venue for automotive expo
New Boardwalk Centre the venue for automotive expoArticle

Completion of construction of parts of the new Boardwalk Convention Centre and Hotel complex in Port Elizabeth has enabled South African Automotive Week (SAAW) to return to its original venue at the Boardwalk on the metro's beachfront.

10 Sep 2012

R1.3bn investment, good news for E CapeArticle

EAST LONDON: A R1.3-billion investment by government into three economic zones in the country will breathe life back into the Eastern Cape's economy.

Thando Cezula 27 Feb 2012

Coega IDZ expects more investments in 2012Article

The Coega Development Corporation says it expects more investor deals this year.

1 Feb 2012

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