Notice Board:

Please note:

The systems connectivity problems experienced by the NMBM over the last couple of days have successfully been resolved and payments to service providers are now up to date. The NMBM would like to thank all parties for their patience and understanding.




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.