Nigeria's first private owned free trade zone, the Lagos Free Trade Zone represents the rapidly increasing economic opportunities within West Africa. With its well-planned development and promotion, the Lagos Free Trade Zone is an investment platform riding on the advantages of strategic location, sound infrastructure, natural resources and attractive incentives.

The Benefits

Natural Resource
  • Abundant natural resources such as oil, natural gas, timber, rubber, cocoa, Arabic gum, sesame seeds and fruits from the region
  • Affordable labour cost and human resources
  • Integrated world-class sea port, extensive road & rail networks and access to modern international airport
  • Well-planned industrial zones


  • Proximity to the heart of Nigeria's financial & commerial hub of Lagos
  • Access to regional emerging markets with over 500 million potential customers
  • Juncture of international shipping and air routes
  • 100% tax and customs exemptions
  • Waiver on licenses and expatriate quota
  • Provision for expatriation of profits and dividends

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