Investment Projects

Malawi is the today’s preferred choice as a location for foreign direct investment. The country enjoys close proximity and easier access to the nearby sea ports of the world.

Malawi also enjoys direct air links with major airports in Southern Africa region which facilitate the movement of passengers as well as freight. These international airports include; Johannesburg (South Africa), Lusaka (Zambia) and Nairobi (Kenya).

 Malawi is now home to over fifty FDI companies from USA, UK, Japan, China, RSA, and Germany amongst others. These companies operate mainly in the manufacturing and processing sectors, agriculture, tourism, mining and property development.

Malawi as a preferred investment location boasts of skilled and semi-skilled English speaking workforce with the good productivity levels. In addition the country has a long established free enterprise economy, political and economic stability as well as safe and secure location for business, family and property.

Commercial banks in Malawi offer world-class services to facilitate payment and financing services including foreign exchange and international money transfers. Competitively priced utilities such as water, electricity, telephone and postal services are readily available.

Government of Malawi from time to time specifies focus areas for investment. Currently, the Government has prioritized the following sectors: manufacturing, agriculture & agro-processing, tourism, infrastructure and ICT.

Find below investment projects that were marketed at this year's Malawi Investment Forum (MIF 2018, 11th and 12th June)