Agro Expo: NIAA Concludes Arrangements to Host Second Edition in Kano
Cooman Event Management Service,(CEMS) Nigeria in collaboration with Utex India said arrangements have been concluded to host the second edition of Nigeria International Agro Inputs and Agro Equipment Exhibition (NIAA) West Africa Expo in Kano State ,North -West,Nigeria .
Addressing journalists in Kaduna ahead of the event scheduled to hold from October 15-17 ,2019 the CEMS’ Operation Manager, Yekeen Kazeem said the NIAA WEST AFRICA EXPO primary goal is to showcase and promote modern agricultural technologies, disseminate the most advanced agricultural experiences, as well as enable agricultural complex executives and officials to discuss relevant issues associated with ongoing growth and development of agricultural development and investment in Northern Nigeria.
According to him, since last year, the exhibition gains momentum as it strives to become one of the key Agriculture forums in Northern Nigeria. Last year, the “NIAA WEST AFRICA EXPO” exhibition occupied a total of 30,000 square metres comprised of two halls and six pavilions, such as: Fertilizer/Crop Protection, Agriculture Mechanization, Greenhouse/Organic Farming, Seeds, Sapling and Horticulture, Water and Irrigation Technologies and Agricultural Services.
He furrher said ,” The exhibition has been drawing the attention of not only its visitors, but also its participants. For example, last year’s exhibition brought together more than 50 major Exhibitor participants both Nigeria and abroad, including representatives of foreign delegations, industry-specific who-is-who, innovative Agric-tech start-ups and many others. In addition, “NIAA WEST AFRICA EXPO” managed to attract an unprecedented number of major Agro inputs and equipment brands took part in the exhibition events and proceedings.
This year, the exhibition and conference segments of NIAA WEST AFRICA EXPO 2019 will primarily focus on demonstrating the potentials, successes and way forward for Agricultural development and investment in this vibrant region.
“The three-day grand Agric-tech trade show contains one-on-one business matchmaking programs and over 6 thematic seminars and forums. Not only will NIAA WEST AFRICA EXPO reveals the strength and competitiveness of Northern Nigeria’s Agriculture supply chains, but also it will enacts a perfect platform to showcase potential opportunity in Northern Nigeria Agricultural industry.
“The specific objectives of the NIAA WEST AFRICA EXPO 2019 are:
To present marketing opportunities to tailor made investors both local and International to Northern Nigeria Agricultural Industry.
“To change the perception of investing in Northern Nigeria Agriculture industry.
To facilitate direct access to key officials from Northern Nigeria regional and state governments.
To facilitate direct access to major buyers or distributors of Agro Inputs and Equipment Products in the Northern Nigeria.
” To identify serious and interested investors to engage within the Northern Nigeria Agriculture market.
To showcase all available Agricultural Investment Opportunities across the Northern Nigeria.
“To Profile the hosting state, kano, in a marketable manner for investors.
To provide opportunities for private Businesses, Investors & Inventors during the Exhibition.
“During this edition, attendance for farmers, Agro SMEs and Agroprenuers is free to the exhibition and conference.”