Major Investment Opportunities

The Community offers numerous investment opportunities covering a wide range of sectors. Following the adoption in 2011 of the EAC Industrialisation Policy and Strategy, the Community has identified six strategic regional industries in which the region has potential comparative advantage, namely:

  1. Iron-ore and other mineral processing;
  2. Fertilisers and agrochemicals;
  3. Pharmaceuticals;
  4. Petrochemicals and gas processing;
  5. Agro-processing; and
  6. Energy and Bio-fuels.

Opportunities, however, abound in various other sectors. Investors are requested to contact Investment Promotion Agencies in Partner States for detailed information and updates on new developments. Follow links below for information on sectors listed:

East African Community
EAC Close, Afrika Mashariki Road
P.O. Box 1096
Arusha
United Republic of Tanzania

Tel: +255 (0)27 216 2100
Fax: +255 (0)27 216 2190
Email: eac [at] eachq.org