Upington Special Economic Zone


To establish a world-class industrial hub to service the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region in the following sectors:

  • Solar
  • Mining
  • Agriculture
  • Aeronautics
  • Defence technology
  • Astronomy


To offer investors sound investment opportunities and support in the fields of:

  • Solar-component manufacturing, maintenance and assembly
  • Mining equipment manufacturing and assembly
  • Agro-processing
  • Aircraft assembly
  • Solar and astronomy-related logistics, assembly and warehousing
  • High-value micro-technology production (solar, electronic, robotic, astronomical, programming)


Customer-service excellence

We pride ourselves on providing investors with excellent service.  

Honesty and integrity

We show integrity in everything we do and always work in an honest, transparent way.

Economic transformation

We drive economic transformation through community participation and youth involvement.


We aim to inspire our investors, our community and our youth.  

Strong work ethic

We have a positive and productive approach to everything we do.


We provide a professional service to our investors and the community.  


Our investors can depend on us to help them drive economic development and derive a return on investment.