EAC Business Guide 2013. There are myriad opportunities for investment in the East African region, ranging from agriculture to tourism to mining to manufacturing. Opportunities are also available in the areas of energy, health, education, financial services and infrastructure among others. The Community offers numerous investment opportunities covering a wide range of sectors. Following the adoption in 2011 of the EAC Industrialization Policy and Strategy, the Community has identified six strategic regional industries in which the region has potential comparative advantage.