Key principles of the industrial park policy

 

Provided facilities

Industrial parks have the following features

Available space

Characteristics of industrial parks

Specialization Industrial Park Location Area (million sq. m)
Agro-processing Debre-Birhan 130 km away from Addis Ababa

10

Building materials & Furniture Arerti 50 km away from Mojo dry port

1

Exports (focused on) Dire-Dawa 260 km away from Djibouti

10

Leather & Leather products George Shoe Modjo

1

Leather & Others Huajian Addis Ababa region

1.8

Pharmaceuticals Kilinto Addis Ababa region

2.8

Textile & Apparel Hawassa (Phase- I) 275 kms away from Addis Ababa

1.4

Textile & Apparel, Leather & Leather products Bole Lemi (I and II) Addis Ababa region

3.5

Textile & Apparel, Footwear & Leather products Kombolcha 6 km away from Kombolcha dry port

10

Textile & Apparel, Footwear & Leather products Mekelle 750 km away from Djibouti

10

Textile & Apparel, Footwear, Machinery fabrication Adama 680km away from Djibouti

10

Eastern Dukem

4.6

Private industrial park developers

Investors that want to develop an industrial park have to apply to the Ethiopian Investment Commission.

A commitment to develop a park aiming to attract manufacturing activities promoted by the Government of Ethiopia is required (Regulation 417/2017).