Date(s) - 29/05/2019
9:00 am - 9:45 am
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The Case For Africa as the U.S. Top Trade Priority
How to engage Africa and create critical economic fuel
US DATE: Wednesday, May 29, 2019
US TIME: 11am Eastern (US) | 10am Central (US) | 9am Pacific (US) | 5pm Central Africa Time
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The global view of Africa is that it is the future economic engine of the world due to arable land, natural resources, workforce and market buying power. The current reality is African imports/exports are only about 1% of US trade. What is the impact on the US Economy if this engagement does not increase and what are the support mechanisms that can enable greater trade and investment.
Dr. Gbadebo Odularu
Senior Consultant, United Nations Economic Commission For Africa
Vice President International Affairs, Freeport-Mcmoran Inc
Chairman, Arizona District Export Council
Director for Africa, Thunderbird School of Global Management
Vice President, Africa Business Portal