PXL/HO/Cir-012/2021-22 Date: 13.05.2021
Subject: Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF), 8-14th December 2021 in Kigali, Rwanda.
We are pleased to inform our member companies that the African Union Commission (Department of Economic Development, Trade, Industry and Mining), the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) along with the Government of the Republic of Rwanda are co-organizing the Second intra-African Trade Fair (IATF) from 8-14 December 2021 in Kigali, Rwanda.
IATF will provide a platform to allow trade under the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) serving as a marketplace that will bring together continental and global buyers and sellers. It will enable stakeholders to share trade, investment and market information as well as trade finance and trade facilitation solutions designed to support intra African trade and African economic integration.
The IATF2021 is targeting US$ 40 billion in trade and investment deals, and will be attended by 10,000 visitors and buyers, 1100 exhibitors from over 55 countries from Africa and abroad.
In addition to the establishment of business to business & business to government exchange platform for business deals and advisory services, IATF2021 will also operate IATF2021 Virtual, an interactive online platform accessible to all.
Interested member companies are advised to register their participation through the online platform https://www.intrafricantradefair.com/en and avail the benefit of showcasing their brand at a platform.