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Intra-African Trade Fair 2021

December 8, 2021 @ 8:00 am - December 14, 2021 @ 5:00 pm

Africa is talking business. Be part of it!!!

CBWN Nigeria invites you to the Intra-African Trade Fair 2021.

The IATF2021 provides you a platform to:
*Raise Brand Awareness
*Size Up Your Competition
*Command Press Attention
*Generate Sale Leads
*Launch New Products
*Enter New Markets amongst others.

Date: 8th -14th December, 2021

Venue: Intare Conference Arena, Kigali Rwanda

IATF is the key event boosting trade in Africa. No other event brings together more professionals under one roof.

Intra-African Trade Fair is the key event boosting trade in Africa. No other event brings together more professionals under one roof. The IATF2021 theme will focus on the newly-launched African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) – a single market for goods and services across 55 countries, aimed at boosting trade and investment.

IATF2021 will provide a unique and valuable platform for businesses to explore an integrated African market of over 1.2 billion people with a combined GDP of over US$2.5 trillion created under the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA). The AfCFTA is currently operational and will bring into focus the great potential for trade, investment and socio-economic development across Africa.

The inaugural edition of IATF, which took place in 2018, attracted over 2,500 conference delegates, thousands more as buyers and visitors and over 1,000 exhibitors from 45 countries resulting in over $32 billion worth of trade and investment deals that were signed at the event. The 2nd edition of IATF is expected to be even bigger and aims to attract over 10,000 visitors and buyers, more than 5,000 conference participants from all 55 African countries and over 1,000 exhibitors. IATF2021 is expected to generate up to US$40 billion in trade and investment deals.

IATF2021, will comprise of the following key components:

1. IATF2021 will feature African and global businesses across different sectors, all displaying the best of their goods and services. This B2B platform allows exhibitors to have unrivaled opportunities to present your business to thousands of buyers and stakeholders from the African continent and beyond.

The four-day conference will feature leading African and international speakers and a variety of sessions dealing with African trade and investment. Specifically, the conference will feature dedicated sessions on trade and investment opportunities under the AfCFTA and will also include training workshops covering exporting, standards and marketing.

This exciting and informative programme includes 5 days of engaging performances and conversations showcasing the best of African fashion, music, film, arts, crafts, and literature. A full-scale exhibition space, B2B/B2G meetings and networking opportunities that will culminate in the two-day high-level CANEX Summit at IATF2021.

The country day segment which is open for 6 country sponsorship opportunities will present a platform for these 6 selected countries to showcase their trade, investment, tourism and cultural opportunities.

The platform will provide opportunities for matchmaking, business exchanges and conclusion of business and investment deals.

Brings together exhibitors and visitors from all sectors. It provides a platform for attendees and non-attendees alike to connect in real time during the event, and during the rest of the year and in between Trade Fairs.

Mobilising the Automotive sector in Africa, a high-level initiative focused on the development of automotive manufacturing supply chains across Africa. The Forum, hosted by the African Association of Automotive Manufacturers, is a significant milestone in inter-country co-operation to build manufacturing in Africa and will attract CEO’s and senior industry executives from the top automotive and automotive part manufacturers in Africa.

This platform will provide opportunities for the Youth Start-Ups in Africa. It will provide an opportunity for investment into their businesses through matchmaking with venture capitalists. The programme will ensure networking amongst the youth and other delegates and will include workshops and training

Products Inspiration

1. Sublimation Spray
2. Wall Decal
3. ID Name Tags(For Electronic devices)
4. Hand Sanitizer
5. Face Mask
6. Adjustable Toe Ring
7. Religious Home Decor
8. Kitchen Wall Art
9. Personalized Ribbons (Weddings/Other Events)
10. Scented Candle
11. Personalised Shirts
12. Decorative Kitchen Towel
13. Leather Earrings
14. Mail Box / Street Address Number
15. Wall Art Canvas Paints
16. Metal Signs
17. Table Mats
18. Throw Pillows
19. Wooden Money Box
20. Vintage Bags
21. Medical Tote Bags
22. Wedding Anniversary Cutting Board
23. Band Ring
24. Watch/Jewelry Boxes
25. Bracelets
26. Body Oils
27. Coffee Mugs
28. Flower Vase/ Pots
29. Wooden Phone Stands
30. Leather Wallets
31. Writing and Drawing Pens
32. Sport Medals
33. Spa Gift Set
34. Liquid Dye
35. Notebooks
36. Printing Paper and Envelopes
37. Baby Clothes
38. Organic Foods
39. Healthy Energy Drinks
40. Bottled Water
41. Avocado Oil
42. Snacks, Cookies, Food Mix Box
43. Chocolates
44. Honey
45. Coffee and Tea
46. Milk and other beverages
47. Coffee grinders
48. Flavoured Water
49. Non-Carbonated Fitness Drinks
50. Wedding and other Event Dresses
51. Shear Butter
52. Moving Boxes
53. Perfume and Fragrances
54. Peanut Butter
55. Cashews
56. Palmoil
57. Machines and Tools
58. Furniture
59. Agricultural equipment
60. Baking Powder,Flour
62. Sugar and Salt
63. Garri
64. Meat and Fish
65. Keto Snack, Cereal
66. Books
67. Learning Materials
68. Corporate Gifts
69. Shoes
70. Headwear

For inquiries on participation, exhibition and sponsorship, please call 07052659902/09131951529 or email programs@cbwnigeria.org


December 8, 2021 @ 8:00 am
December 14, 2021 @ 5:00 pm


Intare Conference Arena, Kigali Rwanda
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