Small Scale Business Ideas in Ghana

Small Scale Business Ideas in Ghana

There are so many profitable small business ideas in Ghana. Most Ghanaians tend to think that every business needs a huge amount of capital to start off and that is where they go wrong. In order to be a successful entrepreneur, you need to identify any loopholes in your area, solve the solutions, and make money.

Small Scale Business Ideas in Ghana

All you need is patience, give time to your business for growth and soon you will start making huge profits.

Small business opportunities in Ghana

Follow this article to find a small-scale business in Ghana to help you make a living and sustain all your basic and secondary needs without a struggle. It will give you the available small business ideas to start in Ghana.

Wears Sales

Wears are a basic need for everyone. It's one of the small-scale businesses that have the capacity to take a huge growth in a few months. You can deal with trendy local or new clothes, bags, shoes, underwear, or perfume. You can specify on all the wears for ladies, kids, and men because of the tougher market. If you are determined you will find yourself importing clothes from other countries like Dubai, India, and France.

Daycare Children Center

Parents are running here and there to look for money to sustain their families. Why don’t you just decide to work from your home and take care of their kids? Relieving them, that burden is the business opportunity. Take good care of their kids with love and kindness and the business will grow to a point that you can rent a wider place and even employ juvenile girls and boys to help you take care of them at a lower cost.

Small Scale Business Ideas in Ghana

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Plantation Farm

This business will be applicable to Ghanaians who own a small piece of land. There so many ways you can utilize your small lands such as starting crop cultivation, livestock keeping, or plantation farming. Having a mentality that only the village Ghanaian should invest in crop cultivation is a bad idea, everybody can invest in it and still prosper. You can grow cassava, orange, oil palm, plantain, or cocoa.


A small-scale manufacturing firm can be worked from a rented store, your own place, or an apartment. When some here of manufacturing, all that comes up in their mind is a big industrial or manufacturing plant with expensive huge machines. You can venture into the small-scale manufacturing of matchsticks, cartons, serviette, candle, toothpick, paper bags, or nylons and still make money.

Management of Waste

Ghanaians may take it as a joke but trust me it is one of the best paying small-scale business in Ghana. You can engage in the disposal of waste, waste recycling, junk hauling, and production of organic fertilizer and still make a huge profit.

Computer Services

The advanced technology is a good gap of opportunity to venture in by offering internet services to people. Open up a shop in Ghana where you can offer services like app development, online registration of exams, marketing digital services, and bulk SMS services.

Exportation of Agro-products

With the many growing crops in Ghana, there is a sought-after market of raw materials required by other countries. You can find a business opportunity where you register for the export and import of Ghana promotion council. Specify on a product such as a chili pepper, gari, cocoa, yam, groundnuts, tomatoes, bitter kola, cashew nuts or kola nuts and help in the exportation.

Small Scale Business Ideas in Ghana

Security Company

Excellent and trusted security workers are sought-after by many Ghanaians. Spot that business opportunity and recruit security guards. Ghanaians will be relieved with finding trusted security guards and just hire from you.

Laundry Business

People are making a huge amount of money with laundry and dry-cleaner small-scale business. The Ghanaians will need your services. That is a great business opportunity that needs a good starting point on your area.


Many Ghanaians who don’t own a personal car are there to help you grow your small-scale business. Render them transport service to their place of work, church, and school.

Small Scale Business Ideas in Ghana

Real Estate

Real estate requires a huge amount of capital and it is among the best profitable businesses in Ghana. You can buy a piece of land, sub-divide the land, and sell them at a good profit.

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