Just as in global trade where 90% of world cargo freight is seaborne, so also the Maritime industry occupies very crucial position in Africa’s economy and plays a vital role in the enhancement of regional and international trade. The continent is the new frontier for development and trade with mineral resources, products and services that are seeking global market, which requires a maritime ports and logistics industry that is dynamic and fully integrated with; industry to sea, sea to ports, port to terminals, terminal to warehouses, warehouses to logistics parks and finally to the consumer must be a seamless chain of connectivity that is delivered cost effectively.
The sector presents boundless opportunities for investment and development to support the huge infrastructure gaps and technologies that are required to meet the logistics aspiration of the continent and offer it the rightful place in international trade. NIMPORT is the prime platform that allows investors, operators, buyers, concessioners, location specialists, manufacturers, shippers, government agencies, regulators etc. to network, finance, sell, buy, access the industry, build polices, plan programme review projects and take advantage of the opportunities this industry offers in Africa.
We welcome you to join NIMPORT Africa 2018 to address ports, terminals and logistics infrastructure gaps in Africa as opportunities.
Theme: Addressing Port Terminals and Logistics Infrastructure Gaps as Opportunities
NIMPORT organiser, FCIINT is a part of F.C.I International Ltd group, an international consulting company that engages in intermodal transport development promotion, investment marketing, research and studies, project management, location and transaction advisers for Africa transport corridors.