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Apr 16 - 17 2024


8:00 am - 6:00 pm

GTR West Africa 2024

GTR West Africa returns to Lagos, Nigeria on April 16-17, 2024, to once again bring together the leading minds in West African trade, supply chain, export and infrastructure financing for two days of unrivalled networking and lively debate.

Long established as the leading annual gathering for the region’s trade community, 2024’s edition will once again offer clarity on the impact of a turbulent business environment on West African trade flows and financing, pinpointing opportunities for business growth as the trade sector realigns with evolving economic conditions and geopolitical forces across the continent and its key trade partners.

Key discussion themes include:

  • Hard currency liquidity: Tech-enabled and local currency financing solutions
  • One year on: Assessing Nigeria’s trade financing environment under President Tinubu
  • Sovereign infrastructure: Can export credit fill the gap left by frozen bond markets?
  • Emerging export opportunities: China, India, and the impact of the Red Sea crisis
  • Commodities focus: Agri financing, import substitution and critical minerals
  • Sustainable trade: How positive impact can unlock financing for investment and growth
  • Hydrocarbon game changers: New refineries and transitional fuels


Event features:

  • 15+ exhibitors
  • 5+ hours of networking opportunities with key stakeholders in the industry
  • Unparalleled expertise from 45+ speakers
  • Exceptional content on topics and regions covered
  • Opportunity to schedule meetings & swap business cards
  • Invitation to the evening networking reception

Don’t miss your chance to join the unrivalled opportunity to catch up with old friends and build those crucial new market connections at what is set to be an excellent conference.

Partnership promotions: 

As a supporting partner, we have secured free corporate rate tickets. Available for non-financial corporate NGCC member companies who are exporters, importers, manufacturers, distributors, traders and producers of physical goods only. Register your interest in attending the event on our partner promotions, fill in your details here:

Visit to download the event agenda and view the list of confirmed speakers and delegates.

We look forward to seeing you there!