The Ministry maintains close working relations with the Private Sector through the following institutions:

Agriculture & Agro-Processing

Provision of agricultural inputs such as improved seeds and agrochemicals including fertilizers, pesticides and herbicides. Veterinary drugs, vaccines and chemicals; animal feed and feed ingredients are also required.

Cotton & Textiles

Ghana has a reputation for producing high quality, traditionally designed printed cloth. The widely celebrated Kente cloth of the Ashanti and Ewe people are hand-woven and brightly coloured with traditional symbols and design.

Food Processing

Investment opportunities exist for producers and processing companies.


Incentives to the sector may apply under the following provisions; There is custom duty exemption for agricultural, and industrial plant, machinery and equipment imported for investment purpose. etc.

Oil & Gas

Due to the emerging nature of the industry, opportunities exist in virtually every area of the petroleum industry, both upstream and downstream. etc.


Investment opportunities available in the health sector are in; Hospitals and clinics, Health Centers, Maternity Homes, Laboratories, Chemical shops etc.


The following are the investment opportunities in the horticulture industry in Ghana; Production :Investment opportunities are available for companies/factories to produce horticultural products for the local and international markets, especially to European markets.

Mineral Processing

Emphasis on investment promotion has been a major objective of the industry with a shift to a comprehensive vision that facilitates greater exploitation of Ghana’s industrial minerals. etc


The increasing number of tourists and the evolving profile of today’s traveler demand a host of new tourism offering and infrastructure projects. A wide spectrum of investment opportunities arise out of Ghana’s long-term tourism plans.


The water supply and sanitation infrastructure is insufficient, especially in rural areas. Major investments are needed to extend coverage as well as rehabilitate and maintain existing infrastructure.