Dube TradePort Corporation (DTPC)

Contact Details

Postal PO Box 57757, King Shaka Airport, 4407
Physical 7 Umsinsi Junctions, Dube City, La Mercy, 4399
Tel 032 814 0000


Dube TradePort Corporation is the operator of the Dube TradePort Special Economic Zone, a world-class commercial and industrial precinct located 30km north of central Durban, KwaZulu-Natal. It is home to King Shaka International Airport (KSIA), which is owned and operated by Airports Company South Africa and has the longest sea-level runway (3.7km) in South Africa, capable of accommodating the latest new-generation wide-bodied aircraft.

Dube TradePort Special Economic Zone operates several businesses, namely: Dube Cargo Terminal - The most secure cargo terminal in Africa, which is directly linked to both King Shaka International Airport and Dube TradeZone. The terminal, through Dube AiRoad, also operates a fleet of dry and refrigerated trucks as well as commercial vehicles to bridge the last mile between road and airfreight; Dube TradeZone - A light industrial manufacturing, assembly and logistics precinct that provides an enabling environment for aerospace and aviation-linked manufacturing and related services, electronics manufacturing and assembly, medical and pharmaceutical production and distribution, clothing and textiles, and automotive component manufacturing; Dube City - A modern business and commercial centre, three minutes from the King Shaka International Airport passenger terminal; Dube AgriZone - Africa’s first integrated perishables supply chain, with world-class glass greenhouses, packhouses and distribution centres. The precinct caters to agriculture and agro-processing operators, including horticulture, aquaculture and floriculture. It also houses a specialised tissue culture laboratory (Dube AgriLab); Dube iConnect - Which provides voice and data services to developments within the precinct, as well as cloud computing solutions; Durban Aerotropolis - Dube TradePort Corporation is the lead implementing agent of the Durban Aerotropolis.

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