Notice Board:

Please note that the Bid Adjudication Committee meeting scheduled for Friday, 17 January 2020 has been postponed until Friday, 24 January 2020. 




Nelson Mandela Bay, undoubtedly the motor manufacturing mecca of Africa, is home to a vibrant and ever-growing industry which provides the basis of the region’s manufacturing capacity. The largest car manufacturer in the country, Volkswagen South Africa, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Volkswagen AG, is situated in Uitenhage. ISUZU SA has also established a presence in the Nelson Mandela Bay area, while Ford SA is another Port Elizabeth based Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM). Another flagship project for the Nelson Mandela Metro has been the establishment of the BAIC in the Coega SEZ, andFAW.

Nelson Mandela Bay is also home to automotive component manufactures that are well positioned to serve top Eastern Cape exporting OEMs.