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Delegates will have the opportunity to visit the Kigali Special Economic Zone and the main plant of Inyange Industries, a leading food processing company in Rwanda, during the morning of 18 September. Places are limited. To register for the company visit, please log back into your registration profile and select the relevant checkbox.
The Kigali Special Economic Zone (KSEZ), a geographically specified and physically secured area, offers specific incentives including more liberal and simplified economic regulations for businesses to physically locate and operate within one industrial zone.KSEZ is located in the Nyandungu Sector, Gasabo District of Kigali. It occupies 276 hectares of land, divided in two phases, the first is 98 hectares, while the second phase is 178 hectares. The site offers well-developed infrastructure, including newly-paved tarmac roads. KSEZ has been designed to accommodate heavy and light industries, large industrial plants and an information technology park.WEDF delegates will have the opportunity to visit the zone and the companies already located there.For more information, see the information brochure of KSEZ.
Inyange Industries is a leading food processing company in Rwanda, manufacturing a variety of products under the Inyange brand, used since 1997. In 1999 the company began processing and selling pasteurized milk and yoghurt. In 2001, it introduced its mineral water product line. It is the market leader in Rwanda in agro-processing.The company has begun expanding into neighbouring countries. Around 5% of its total turnover comes from exports of milk, fruit juices and mineral water to Burundi, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Uganda, Tanzania and South Sudan.Delegates will have the opportunity to visit the company premises and meet with Inyange’s management.For more information see: www.inyangeindustries.comTo register for the visit, please log back into your registration profile and select the relevant checkbox.