The President of the United Republic of Tanzania, H.E. Samia Suluhu Hassan, has promised that her administration aims to improve the business environment in the country to attract local and foreign investors.
The Minister for Investment, Industry and Trade Hon. Dr. Ashatu K. Kijaji getting general briefings from the Director General of EPZA, Mr. Charles Jackson Itembe when visited EPZA offices in Dar es Salaam.
Benjamin William Mkapa Special Economic Zone, is an Investment Zone for manufacturing of export oriented products. Its located in Dar es Salaam, Mabibo, Extenal. The area is designed and equipped with modern infrastructure i.e Roads, Electricity and Water. Within this area of 65 Acres, there are various factories manufacturing Garments, Smart Cards, Coffee, Building Materials and Agricultural Products. More than 5,000 people are employed and have been contributing to the nation's foreign exchange earnings.