Chipinge Town Council

  • 2016 winner of the Zimbabwe National Chamber of Commerce best urban local authority in service delivery and local governance- Manicaland Province.
  • Geographical location which is attractive to investors.
  • Favourable weather for farming and agricultural processing.
  • Economic growth in the town hinges around mainly entrepreneurial activities.
  • Trading town between Zimbabwe and Mozambique in the south-eastern border
  • An urban population of about 28500 residents

Chipinge town geographical location

SERVICE DELIVERY PROGRAME

  • Construction of flea market stalls to promote indigenization and entrepreneurship.
  • Improvement and rehabilitation of local road networks.
  • Provision of more water to residents through Kabanga- Gaza pipeline project.
  • Provision of high, medium and low density residential stands.
  • Promotion of stakeholders’ participation through public private partnerships.
  • Installation of smart prepaid water meters.
  • Improvement of street and traffic lighting.

INDUSTRIAL OVERVIEW

  • Timber and agricultural products processing.
  • Retailing and wholesaling.
  • Tourism.

AGRICULTURE

  • Macadamia nuts
  • Dairy products processing.
  • Banana processing company.
  • Tea and coffee production

  Banana plantation          Macadamia plantation      Tea plantation

 

BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY AND PARTNERSHIP

  • Development of housing units, particularly flats for Chipinge residents;
  • Housing projects;
  • Street lighting;
  • Agro-processing industrial development (timber, tea, banana, coffee, macadamia, avocado pear, guava)
  • Institutional development (eg schools, hospitality industry)
  • Tourism conduit to Chimanimani and Chirinda Forest

INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT

  • Well-structured NSSA shopping complex.
  • Construction of a maternity ward at Gaza clinic and a polyclinic in Usanga.
  • Construction of a recreational park.
  • Completion of the Kabanga-Gaza pipeline

 


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