International investors conference and exhibition
PORT HARCOURT, NIGERIA May 6, 2004 -- June 17-22,2004. The Nigerian ministry of commerce and industries in collaboration with the Port Harcourt chamber of commerce and industries invites your company to the first annual international investors conference and exhibition that will be taking place in Port Harcourt, Nigeria between 17th-22nd, June 2004.
Participants will have the opportunity to expand manufacturing,gain newmarkets, boost hard currency earnings,creat jobs,raise incomes and tax revenues, also concessions like tax holiday for a period of 5years, free allocation of land for the setting up of a factory,low duty on imported machineries and raw materials will be made available to companies wishing to establish an office or factory in the country also transportation allowance will be provided for at least two staff of each participants. Participants will also have there chance of making there best case for financing joint ventures, affilitions, agency agreements, manufactures representation, contract, manufacturing, job sourcing to;Nigeria:-Purchasing managers/corporate buyers, manufacturers, venture capitalists, entrepreneurs, emerging markets fund managers,investments analysts, business press etc
Focus of the International Investors Conference and Exhibition
:-1-Oil, Gas and Petrochemicals, oil field, services and equipment-geophysical and exploration operations, drilling, well development, production, engineering, subsea, transport, financing and development of marginal fields by independents:-.2-Power Generation and Transmission, privatization of state power companies, independent power projects; hydroelectricity; combined cycle gas power plants; manufacturing of electricity transmission and retail products like
transformers, cables, meters, plugs, switches, light bulbs
etc.:-3-Transportation(shipping,aviation,ports), cargo handling
equipment, security, freight forwarding, ship chartering, aircraft leasing, used aircraft sales,aircraft parts,avionics,airport ground support equipment,airline passenger markets,air couriers.:-4-Medical Equipment and supplies, agencies, manufacturers representation(for diagnostics and monitoring equipment, manufacture of hospital beds, surgical equipment, medical disposables like gloves, syringes, needles, dressings, swabs etc).:-5-Water Resources and Fisheries, municipal water supply plants, pipe manufacturing and laying, sewer water treatment plants, boreholes, water purification, water bottling, irrigation for agriculture, farm fishing, ocean
fishing (shrimping etc), manufacturers of trawlers, fishing nets etc, cold storage plants, fish export.
Confirmed speakers include
1 Silas Johnson,US department of energy(will present the [April 2004 US short term energy outlook}).
2 Engr Ikechukwu Umez(Nigeria minister of commerce and industry).
3 Alhaji Isa El-zakri(president Nigeria chamber of commerce and
4 Jeannot L Anderson(division VP Halliburton energy services)
5 Andre Viljoen(president south African airways)
6 feyinwa F Umenyi(ceo Nigerian export processing zone authority)
7 Engr Ifeanyi Ezeokoli(president Port Harcourt chamber of commerce and industries)
Exhibition booths:-participants are encouraged to rent booths to use to distribute information and materials to potential investors and to hold consultations (booths are rented at a very subsidized rate).
Event site :-Hotel Presidential
300 Aba road Port Harcourt,Rivers state
(Accomodation will be provided for by the exhibition/conference
Main Sponsor:-Federal Ministry of Commerce and Industries.
Event Manager:- Port Harcourt Chamber of Commerce
P.O Box 3303 Port Harcourt
Contact :-Barr.Bola Ajibola