A NACCIMA delegation led by its President Iyalode Alaba Lawson Mfr IoD JP which has been on a Trade and Economic Mission to Israel has concluded the visit. During the Mission which ended on Saturday 30th March, NACCIMA signed a historic M.o.U with the Federation of Israeli Chambers of Commerce and Industry in Tel Aviv. It was a first Economic and Trade mission by the leading member of the Organised Private sector to Isreal in a long time.
The Agreement covers cooperation in the area of Commerce, Agriculture and harnessing potentials of Technology for Entrepreneurship. During the visit, the delegation also visited business establishments producing Drip Irrigation and other Agricultural equipment.
The Mission also visited and held discussions with Kibbutz, Israeli well known integrated Agric settlements some of which have now become SMEs, operating in Agric value chain. Some of Kibbutz are listed on the Israeli Stock Exchange operating multimillion dollar businesses. Members of NACCIMA's Delegation on the visit used the opportunity to enter into agreements for Joint Ventures.
The Nigerian Ambassador to Israel Amb Enoch Duchi and Embassy staff provided support to the Delegation during the Mission.
Amb Ayo Olukanni