Company Profile

ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW MMMSEZ

A world of game-changing opportunities

Musina Makhado Special Economic Zone (MMSEZ) in the Vhembe District in Limpopo was designated by the South African Government as the preferred site for the location the SEZ. The South African Government through the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has designated the Musina-Makhado Special Economic Zone (MMSEZ) located in the Limpopo Province, Vhembe District and straddling between the two local municipalities of Musina and Makhado. In line with the Special Economic Zone Act, 2014 the Minister for the Department of Trade and Industry has issued an Operator Permit to facilitate investment. The MMSEZ is located closer to Beitbridge Border Gate, which is the second biggest port of entry in South Africa and a gateway to other SADC countries.

The Musina-Makhado Special Economic Zone comprises two sites, one focusing primarily on Energy and Metallurgy and the other on three sectors, i.e. general manufacturing, agro-processing and logistics.

The Vhembe district in the Limpopo Province is endowed with mineral resources such a diamond. Coking coal with potential for beneficiation. This Special Economic Zone (SEZ) is intended to accelerate economic growth, development and job creation in Limpopo through:

• Promoting Industrialisation
• Facilitating increased trade and investment
• Supporting the development if sustainable enterprises
• Ensuring Infrastructure Development

 

A leading investment destination to grow an inclusive and competitive economy.
 
• Promoting industrialization through beneficiation;
• Supporting enterprise development and job creation;
• Facilitation and promotion of investment; and
• Providing value adding commercial business solutions.

Value

Description – What it means in practice

I

Integrity

Pursue ethical practices being honest, open and sincere in everything that we do.

D

Diversity

Respect differing views without discriminating by race, sex, gender, ethnicity, religious, language or social standing.

E

Excellence

Committed to being outstanding and constantly striving for improvement.

A

Accountability

Being accountable and responsible for our actions.

S

Sustainability

A balanced approach to development that consists of appreciation of the economic, social, and environmental pillars for sustainable development.

Infrastructure Development

Investment Attraction

Zone Operations

Enterprise & Skills Development

Governance, Management & Leadership

Musina Makhado Special Economic Zone is a flagship programme of the Limpopo Provincial Government (RSA) implemented through a newly established entity, Musina Makhado Special Economic Zone SOC. MMSEZ is a State Owned Company (SOC) registered in terms of Schedule 3(d) of the Public Management Finance Act (PFMA), Companies Act and Special Economic Zones Act. It is currently wholly owned by the Limpopo Enterprise Development Agency (LEDA) with its own board of directors, which is representative of various stakeholders including the Department of Trade and Industry. The Chief Executive Officer and a pool of competent executives with extensive skills and knowledge of the SEZ sector lead its administration team.

The Board 

  • Chairperson: Mr. R Tooley
  • Deputy Chairperson: Mr. R Ralebipi
  • Directors:
    • Mr. MJ Morotoba
    • Prof. RL Howard
    • Ms KPL Selane
    • Mr. KJ Mphela
    • Prof. MH Maserumule
    • Mr. TP Sebola
    • Mr. S Zikode
    • Mr. B Shibambu
    • Mr. M Rathumbu
    • Mr. RP Ragimana
  • CEO: Mr. MLA Masoga
  • CFO: Mr. K Bogatsu
  • Company Secretary: Ms. C Mokoma
  • Community Representative ( Mulambwane CPA): Mr. M. Maguga
  • Municipality Representative
    •  Vhembe District Municipality: Ms. M Muneri
    • Makhado Local Municipality: Mr. F Tshivhengwa
    • Musina Local Municipality: Mr. N Tshiwanammbi

MMSEZ SOC Organizational Structure

MANDATE OF MMSEZ

TARGETED SECTORS

POWER GENERATION

Coal Fired Power Plant

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GENERAL MANUFACTURING

Light Industries

Basic assembly or
electro-mechanical operations

OE manufacturing plants

Component manufacturing

Fertilisers

Agro-chemicals

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Metallurgical

Steel Plant / Stainless Steel Plant

Coking Plant

Pig Iron Plant

Ferro Manganese Plan

Ferro Chrome Plant

Chrome Plating

Lime Plant

Chrome Plating

Lime Plant

Chemical plant

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Logistics

Logistics Services

Warehousing

Distribution

Container Yard

Vehicle Distribution

Cold Storage

Bonded Warehouses

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Agro Processing

Food Processing Facility

Fresh Produce Handling

Canning facility

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