As more Nigerians and foreigners alike contact the chamber, daily, for more details on the Lagos International Trade Fair, the Chairman, Trade Promotion Board of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry – the department responsible for the fair’s organization – Mr Sola Oyetayo, has assured intending participants that this year’s edition would be quite a worthwhile experience.
Speaking at a World Press Conference yesterday at the LCCI, Ikeja Office, Sola Oyetayo said the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry has put a lot in place at ensuring that the fair would turn out to be a huge success. Buttressing this with various disclosures, Oyetayo stated inter alia: “Apart from ensuring increased participation locally and internationally for the General Consumer Fair, we have invited notable economic players in our country, and international experts for the International Investment Conference holding a day before the fair at the Muson Centre, Onikan, Lagos”.
He added: “Apart from the Business to Business meetings for which we have created a conducive environment for local and international investors, we have also encouraged banks and investment houses to take advantage of the business clinics to create interactive sessions with micro, small and medium enterprises”.
The Chairman, Trade Promotion Board assured: “With the local and international bookings we have recorded so far, and as we put finishing touches to the preparation towards the fair, we have no doubt that the 2017 Lagos International Trade Fair will be a huge success”.