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Great Horn Investment Holding

About GHIH

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Great Horn Investment Holding

Great Horn Investment Holding (GHIH) is playing a central role in transforming Djibouti into a major economic hub for East Africa. It was established by Presidential decree in 2016, with a fixed capital of 15 billion Djiboutian Francs ($85 million USD). It is wholly owned by Djibouti Ports and Free Zones Authority (DPFZA).


Africa is the next driver of global growth. GHIH will be a gateway and leading partner for investment in the continent.


  • Closing the infrastructure gap that has held Africa back by delivering game-changing projects.
  • Developing multi-modal transport systems in rail, aviation, road, and maritime industries.
  • Working with strategic partners from around the world and delivering strong returns on investment.


  • Collaborative
  • Innovative
  • Open
  • Business-friendly


We can help you get the most from your investments in Djibouti.

Work with our experts

Our technical experts can help you identify key areas to invest in.

Legal assistance

Our legal team can help you navigate the local laws and establish your business in Djibouti


Whether you want to invest in textiles, manufacturing or energy; we have the appropriate specialized free trade zone areas with the right tax incentives and convenient locations next to ports and airports

Strong Partner

For select projects, we will even invest with you. We will work with you to secure the appropriate rights and use the extensive reach of our assets to ensure the success of your project.

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GHIH owns some of the highest earning assets in Djibouti. It is also investing a further $15Billion in infrastructure.