MINISTERIAL TASK TEAM FOR OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY
A Ministerial task team has been established to address challenges in the oil and gas industry, specifically oil and gas rigs undergoing maintenance and repair
in South African ports and Saldanha Bay in particular.
According to the South African Department of Trade & Industry the task team will consist of community, business, labour and government representatives. A particular focus is to ensure local businesses become accredited to be able to service the oil rigs.
To date 28 international investors have shown an interest in investing in the Saldanha IDZ.