Media Statements

ELIDZ WELCOMES SIU INVESTIGATION

The
East London Industrial Development Zone SOC LTD (ELIDZ) welcomes the Special
Investigation Unit (SIU) probe into allegations of corruption and
maladministration into its affairs, if the authorities deem it
worthwhile to put resources into these allegations once more.

The investigation comes
hardly a year after a judgment was issued on a court case that lasted more than
four years, where the same allegations were probed, and the judgment handed down vindicated the ELIDZ from any
wrongdoing.

Prior to the court case, back in 2015, a detailed investigation was launched where PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) was commissioned by the Department of Economic […]

CLARITER NOMINATED FOR THE 2020 S&P GLOBAL PLATTS GLOBAL ENERGY AWARDS

An East London
Industrial Development Zone SOC Ltd (ELIDZ) based investor, Clariter, has been nominated
as one of the finalists in the 2020 S&P Global Platts Global Energy Awards
– “Award of Excellence – Downstream” category.

Clariter has been
selected as a finalist in the 22nd annual S&P Global Platts
Global Energy Awards, an annual affair recognizing exemplary contributions by
both companies and individuals in the energy industry. The 2020 finalists,
chosen from some 300 nominated entries from more than 36 countries were announced
by programme host S&P Global Platts, the leading global provider of energy […]

ELIDZ RATED THE MOST ADVANCED ECO-INDUSTRIAL PARK IN THE WORLD

As part
of the East London Industrial Development Zone SOC Ltd (ELIDZ) programmatic
approach to finding innovative ways of reducing our carbon footprint whilst
maintaining a high rate of production, there is also a conscious effort to
minimise our environmental impact.

The ELIDZ
recently conducted an Eco-Industrial Park (EIP) assessment. This study
conducted in collaboration with Sofies Sustainability Leaders Pvt. Ltd and the
National Cleaner Production Centre South Africa (NCPC-SA), released a report
which revealed that the organisation ranks as the top, most advanced and
eco-friendly Zone amongst establishments of a similar nature studied across the
globe […]

ELIDZ VINDICATED OF WRONGDOING IN PROTRACTED COURT CASE

EAST LONDON INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT ZONE SOC LTD (ELIDZ) VINDICATED OF WRONGDOING IN PROTRACTED COURT CASE

The ELIDZ welcomes the judgment handed down by Judge Bantubonke Tokota today in the East London High Court in the case of Ms BN Magongwa v East London Industrial Development SOC Ltd.

Chairperson of the ELIDZ Board, Professor Mlungisi Makalima said: “The Board of the East London IDZ, whilst not wanting to be triumphalist in this matter, is pleased that the Court has recognized the commitment of the organisation to maintaining the highest standards of professionalism and good governance. We take this opportunity […]