Host State – Osun State, Nigeria City-Oshogbo
Venue – Aurora International Conference Center, Oshogbo, Osun State Nigeria Exhibition Area-
Date-26-28 March, 2019 (3 DAYS)
PARTICIPANTS: Local Visitors- 27,118 International visitors- 1,342
Ambassadors and High Commissioners of Foreign countries that attended- Brazil, Israel, Venezuela, Cuba, Cote d’Ivoire, Republic of Benin and Kenya International Organisation -United Nations for Women Participating Federal Government Agencies/ companies
Several Federal Government agencies such as Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Agricultural Research Council of Nigeria (ARCN), Raw Material Development Research Council (RMRDC), NEXIM Bank, Nigerian Agricultural Insurance Corporation (NAIC), Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL Plc.), Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Bank of Agriculture (BOA), Bank of Industry (BOI). Export Promotion Council (NEPC), Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN). Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC), National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI), Commercial Banks in the State of Osun, foreign companies, NGOs, .All Farmers Association of Nigeria State of Osun chapter, the umbrella body of 350,000 farmers in the state and State of Osun State Cooperatives Farmers and others were in attendance.
BUSSINESS/ECONOMIC IMPACT; The last Edition of Agritech Nigeria Osun 2019 was a huge success. Agritech Nigeria Osun 2019 was a gathering of 28,460 participants from different countries, states and local governments across Nigeria. We had B2B Meetings between over 623 business people generated around N1.708 Billion worth of business volume.
The Conferences segment was an interactive session where CEOs of companies, head of delegation of different government and international agencies interacted with participants on their products and services. 28 Educational session on aspect of Agricultural mechanisation, Post Harvesting Processing, Livestock, empowerment, marketing, Bio-Fertilizer, Artificial Insemination and others were presented
DIPLOMATIC ECONOMIC FORUM
was a segment for various participating countries to present economic and investment opportunities in their various countries. The aim and objective of this Diplomatic segment was to boost economic bilateral relationships of these countries with Nigeria and with other participating countries.