9 STATES, FOREIGN COUNTRIES SET FOR KANO TRADE FAIR
This year edition of the Kano international trade fair will attract visitors and exhibitors from nine State from the federation and other foreign countries to explore opportunities for investment and trade promotion.
The acting president of Kano chamber of commerce, industry, mines and Agriculture (KACCIMA) Ambassador Usman Hassan Darma disclosed this at press conference in Kano recently.
According to him the event which has promoting Agricultural Value chain for Nigeria sustainable economic development as its theme, will also host visitors from 150 foreign exhibitors from more than 15 countries which include Senegal, Niger, Indian, Cameron, Ghana, Egypt, Italy, China, Pakistan, England, and others.
Darma explained that the theme has been carefully chosen to encourage government at all level to consider diversification with special inference to sustainable growth. Our economic is diversified to a certain level we need to intensify on this vigorously and inject sufficient dose of sustainability into our economic development strategies.
The acting president who is also the 2nd deputy president of trade fair committee chairman said it is the true that nation of the world are generally experience economic recession and the 40th edition of Kano international trade fair are generally attract international investment in line with federal government policies to promote accelerated development of commerce and industry and create conducive atmosphere between Nigeria and other nation for joint venture project in all economic sector adding that the fair will also provide a channel through which Nigerian government and participating countries will make known their policies and investment opportunities as they affect international business and highlight and promote certain areas of their prospective and potentials.
He further explained that this year edition is unique because it is the first time to introduce a business clinic purposely main to serve as a medium through which idea will be injected for positive development and it is also the first time for Nigerian Army to showcase their product at the fair