Cisco launches state-of-the-art Incubation Hub in Durban Cisco South Africa today announced the launch of a R10 million state-of-the-art Incubation Hub in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal. ... Read more

House of Hemp 1st Medical Cannabis License in South Africa House of Hemp strikes Green Gold with 1st Medical Cannabis License in South Africa Front-runners in South Africa’s Cannabis Industry, House of Hemp (Pty) Ltd (HoH) was recently granted the 1st medical Cannabis license for the commercial production of medical Cannabis by the South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (S.A.H.P.R.A.). This is a historical first for South Africa, at a time when the Cannabis industry is exploding across the world and creating thousands of sustainable jobs.... Read more

Dube Cargo Terminal assists with logistics for Cyclone Idai relief Dube Cargo Terminal has been efficient in providing logistical support to the UN World Food Programme, in its mission to deliver 2 000 tonnes of food aid and supplies to Mozambique following the devastation of cyclone Idai. ... Read more

Airline: Emirates adds additional flights into Durban Emirates will increase its frequency offering on the Durban Dubai route from 7 per week to 11 per week from the 14th June 2019 to the 4th Aug 2019... Read more

Dube TradePort’s expansion targets R18 billion in new investment Dube TradePort Special Economic Zones has begun building the foundation to its TradeZone 2 light industrial development, which is going to be the centrepiece of its drive to attract R 18 Billion of new investment over the next five years. The 45ha development will create hundreds of jobs that will have an economic impact throughout the province of KwaZulu-Natal. ... Read more

School uniform drive The back to school campaign that distributes hundreds of full school uniforms to school children in need. ... Read more

South Africa’s Fastest Growing Major Airport King Shaka International Airport (KSIA) in Durban ended 2018 on a record high by growing international passenger numbers by 13% in December. This, together with strong domestic passenger growth of more than 6% for 2018, saw KSIA retaining its position as South Africa’s fastest-growing major airport for a second year.... Read more

Update on Dube TradePort The pace of investment and development within Dube TradePort Special Economic Zone continues to accelerate. To date, R1.5 billion in investment has been secured for phase 1 of Dube TradePort. As the second quarter of our year nears completion, we would like to take this opportunity to share some updates on our latest developments and services offered.... Read more

Dube TradePort
Special Economic Zone…

Africa's global manufacturing and
air logistics platform

Dube TradePort Corporation, a business entity of the KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Government, is charged with the responsibility to develop the province’s biggest infrastructural project. Considered one of South Africa’s top 10 investment opportunities, this designated Special Economic Zone (SEZ) is geared to promote foreign and local investment.

The precinct is strategically located 30km north of the important coastal city of Durban, in KwaZulu-Natal, on South Africa’s eastern seaboard. This over 3 000 hectare development is home to the state-of-the-art King Shaka International Airport and is ideally positioned 30 minutes from Africa’s busiest cargo port, Durban Harbour, and 90 minutes from Richards Bay Harbour.  Dube TradePort takes advantage of its prime location as the only facility in Africa combining an international airport, dedicated cargo terminal, warehousing, offices, retail, hotels and agriculture.