Special Economic Zones

Koios Associates advises national, regional, and municipal governments and agencies, as well as private developers, on  development of Special Economic Zones, industrial estates, and technology parks. Specific services include:Koios Associates has advised numerous governments and private developers in the Middle East, Africa, Asia, and Eastern Europe on special economic zones, free zones, industrial estates, logistics and transport hubs, and technology parks. Services include:

  • National and sub-national zone development strategies
  • Performance evaluation of existing zones
  • Demand assessment
  • Competitiveness benchmarking
  • Market access and trade preferences evaluation
  • Infrastructure assessment
  • Incentives policies
  • Pricing
  • Legal and regulatory frameworks
  • Institutional and management structures
  • Investment plans
  • Financial modeling
  • Economic and social impact assessment and economic rate of return calculations
  • Promotion strategies