2021

Governo federal e do Rio definem cronograma para implantar ZPE do Açu

Governo federal e do Rio definem cronograma para implantar ZPE do Açu

menos de 1 minuto O Ministério da Economia e representantes do governo do Rio de Janeiro definiram novo cronograma para implantação da Zona de Processamento de Exportação (ZPE) do Açu, em São João da Barra, no Norte Fluminense.  A ideia é que seja lançado no fim de junho o edital para seleção da empresa que vai viabilizar e administrar a ZPE. Em seguida, em outubro, deve ocorrer a assinatura dos contratos. Em janeiro de 2022 acontece a abertura da empresa administradora.  O cronograma ainda precisa da aprovação do Conselho Leia mais

Enegix Energy to build US$5.4 billion green hydrogen facility in Brazil

Enegix Energy to build US$5.4 billion green hydrogen facility in Brazil

3 minutos  Enegix Energy Pte Ltd. (“Enegix”) has unveiled the Base One green hydrogen project in cooperation with the State Government of Ceará, an investment of US$5.4 billion. Under the terms of the MoU signed on the 19th of February with the state governor Camilo Santana, Enegix will set up the world’s largest green hydrogen plant that will produce over 600 million kg of green hydrogen per year from already contracted 3.4GW of combined baseload wind and solar power through a partnership with Enerwind. Leia mais

The Role of SEZs and SLZs in re-launching Italian Logistics and Industry

The Role of SEZs and SLZs in re-launching Italian Logistics and Industry

2 minutos According to consolidated economic literature, SEZs are exceptional tools for catalyzing foreign direct investments, and especially in developed countries their use has been to introduce facilitations in the commercial logistics sector. Ports and airports are critical to the successful development of Special Economic Zones. In the first case,  port infrastructures, having  considerable storage capacity and logistic connections, act as a buffer to regulate the flow of goods to and from the SEZs. Furthermore, the type of commodity flows carried out in the proximity Leia mais

Investe Piauí viabiliza a implantação de indústria de material esportivo na área da ZPE Parnaíba

Investe Piauí viabiliza a implantação de indústria de material esportivo na área da ZPE Parnaíba

2 minutos Mais dois grupos empresariais foram recebidos em Parnaíba nesta quarta-feira(24), interessados na implantação de negócios industriais na região do litoral piauiense, incluindo as adjacências do porto marítimo de Luís Correia, onde será implantado o Parque Empresarial Complexo Portuário, e a ZPE Parnaíba. As novas plantas industriais serão viabilizadas pelos incentivos do programa Investe Piauí, um segmento do Pro Piauí, criado pelo governador Wellington Dias para promover desenvolvimentos setoriais em todas as regiões do Estado. O receptivo aos investidores foi coordenado pelo secretário Leia mais

Can Chinese Special Economic Zones revitalise Nigeria’s manufacturing industry?

Can Chinese Special Economic Zones revitalise Nigeria’s manufacturing industry?

8 minutos In February 2021, Nigeria commemorated 50 years of establishing official diplomatic relations with China. Within this period, the economic engagements between the two countries have grown significantly from the first wave of Hong Kong Chinese investments in the 1960s to a situation where there are approximately 1000 Chinese firms currently operating in the country. As part of this deepening engagement, Nigeria was selected, in 2006, to host two of the first six Special Economic Zones (SEZs) that the Chinese government committed to Leia mais