Somaliland: 6th Trade Fair Slated for November 2013


By: Yusuf M Hasan

HARGEISA (Somalilandsun) – Foreign and local business concerns shall have the opportunity to display their ware and services thus solicit new customers this coming November.

According to a press statement released by the Somaliland National Chamber of Commerce the country’s 6th Trade fair shall be held at Guleid Hotel in Hargeisa in November 2013 where a large number of foreign and local exhibitors are expected, they, having already submitted applications of intent.

The chamber of press statement read:

Quote- All interested businesses both foreign and local as well as donor organizations and members of the general public are hereby informed that the annual trade fair 2013 which is the 6th and organized by the Somaliland national Chamber of Commerce shall be held at the Guleid hotel in Jigjiga yare estate Hargeisa from 1st -7th November 2013″

“Therefore all interested exhibitors should contact the chamber for details and registration” –Unquote

While the chamber that represents the interests of commercial concerns in the country has been holding the trade fair without fail for the past five years a similar event dubbed the Somaliland Business Fair and organized by AOA Company is in its third year.

AOA was created in June, 2010 by a group of youth scholars having the vision to contribute the development of their country in order to achieve in seeing a society with knowledge and civilization, fighting against poverty, free from drugs and crimes.

About Somaliland Chamber of Commerce, Industry & Agriculture

the Somaliland Chamber of Commerce, Industry & Agriculture (SCCIA) is an independent employers&; organization, which since 1993 has played a vital role in representing and serving the sectors of commerce, industry and agriculture in Somaliland.

The Chamber stands always ready to speak, act, offer guidance and assistance to businesses of all types and forge new bonds of commercial cooperation between Somaliland and the rest of the world.

The aims and objectives of the Chamber are to contribute to its utmost by all possible means at its disposal for the early recovery and development of the national economy. Moreover the chamber shall serve as the first point of contact for the business visitors interested to trade with, or invest in Somaliland, who can offer detailed data about the local market and trends in the economy.

We look forward to continue our efforts on further developing the Chamber services with the support of and for the benefit of our members and the business community as a whole.

For more information the chamber” official site

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