About the Kenya - DRC Trade Mission 2021
To deepen trade relations between Kenya and DRC, the Government of Kenya (GoK) in partnership with the DRC Government and Equity Group, are convening a 14-day Business Trade Mission in DRC, between 29th November and 13th December 2021.
The Trade Mission will highlight trade and investment opportunities in DRC and is in line with both governments’ agenda of fostering regional trade and driving business growth by unlocking investment opportunities in East and Central Africa.
The Kenya-DRC Trade Mission is targeting over 200 investors and business participants from Kenya, and a similar number from DRC as well as the public; and will be held in four of DRC’s largest cities of Kinshasa Lubumbashi, Goma and Mbuji Mayi.
Through the Trade Fair, Kenyan Corporates /SMEs /Entrepreneurs will get an opportunity to exhibit what they offer and partner with their counterparts in DRC, who will similarly be showcasing their business offering and seeking to partner with Kenyan entrepreneurs.
DRC has the most robust regional interconnectivity in the region making it favourable for cross border trade. It has 11 major economic transport corridors that facilitate trade flows in the region while connecting with Central Africa, Southern Africa, and a part of East Africa.
KENYA - DRC TRADE MISSION 2021
The Trade Mission will take place in the following cities:
- Kinshasa – 30th Nov to 3rd Dec (4 days)
- Lubumbashi – 5th to 8th Dec (4 days),
- Goma – 10th to 11th Dec (2 days), and
- Mbuji Mayi – 13th Dec (1 day).
Activities will include:
- Trade Exhibitions
- Business Forums
- Networking Opportunities
- Site Visits
More information for the business forums and site visits will be provided in due course.
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