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Mutli-Sector Inbound Buyers' Mission from Nigeria to Nova Scotia
  • MISSION FULL: Multi-Sector Inbound Buyers' Mission from Nigeria

MISSION FULL: Multi-Sector Inbound Buyers' Mission from Nigeria

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 8:30am to Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 4:00pm

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Location

Marriott Harbourfront Hotel
1919 Upper Water Street
Halifax, NS, Canada

Price

0.00 CAD

Details

Website:
www.novascotiabusiness.com

This mission is now full. We are no longer accepting registrations.
 


NSBI, in partnership with the Nova Scotia Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture and the Department of Agriculture, is currently seeking export-ready companies interested in participating on an inbound buyers’ mission from Nigeria.

The Nigerian delegation will be made up of both private sector and public sector delegates. The majority of companies from the delegation will be buyers for seafood; however, there will also be interest in other industries including agri-food and beverage, energy, ICT and ocean technology.

The inbound buyers’ mission will include the following activities:

  • Trade Summit: Doing Business in Nova Scotia and Nigeria (West Africa)
  • Business to Business Meetings

AGENDA

Monday, March 25th

  • 8:00am - 8:30am: Registration and Networking
  • 8:30am - 12:00pm: Trade Summit - Doing Business in Nova Scotia and Nigeria (West Africa)
  • 12:00pm - 1:00pm: Lunch and Networking with Buyers
  • 1:00pm - 4:00pm: Business to Business Meetings (NSBI will contact Nova Scotia companies to pre-arrange meetings with the Nigerian delegations)

Tuesday, March 26th

  • 8:00am - 8:30am: Registration and Networking
  • 8:30am - 12:00pm: Trade Summit - Doing Business in Nova Scotia and Nigeria (West Africa)
  • 12:00pm - 1:00pm: Lunch and Networking with Buyers
  • 1:00pm - 4:00pm: Business to Business Meetings (NSBI will contact Nova Scotia companies to pre-arrange meetings with the Nigerian delegations)

NOTE: Light refreshments for Breakfast and Breaks and Lunch will be provided each day.
 


Registration fee: FREE
 


Registration deadline:  March 15, 2019
 


About Nigeria:
With 186 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa and the seventh most populous country in the world. As of 2015[update], Nigeria is the world's 20th largest economy, worth more than $500 billion and $1 trillion in terms of nominal GDP and purchasing power parity respectively. It overtook South Africa to become Africa's largest economy in 2014. Nigeria is considered to be an emerging market by the World Bank; it has been identified as a regional power on the African continent, and as an emerging global power. Nigeria is a member of the MINT group of countries, which are widely seen as the globe's next "BRIC-like" economies. It is also listed among the "Next Eleven" economies set to become among the biggest in the world. Nigeria is a founding member of the African Union and a member of many other international organizations, including the United Nations, the Commonwealth of Nations and OPEC

Contact

Julie Houde
902.424.5397
jhoude@nsbi.ca

Sectors

Natural Resources, Clean Tech, Energy & Heavy Industrial, Mining, Agri-food, Seafood, Oceans

Categories

Trade Missions