From the 27th – 28th October 2020 The Ghana International Trade & Finance Conference (GITFIC 2020) will be held in Accra, Ghana from 9am– 5pm each day. Since Accra is the city hosting the AfCFTA Secretariat.
GITFIC is a registered subsidiary of Rescue Shipping & Investment Agency Ltd and legally carrying its mandate under the laws and regulations of Ghana.
The tripartite focal point of GITFIC is; trade, trade-finance and logistics. This conference which was being held annually in Ghana, transformed into a Pan-African conference and was held at the AU Headquarters in 2019 in partnership with the Addis Ababa Chamber of Commerce and Sectoral Associations. The main aim of GITFIC is to bring together Business Executives, policy makers and subject matter experts from all over Africa and the world to articulate ways of enhancing inter Africa trade, regional integration, trade liberalization, trade policies and practices of the African continent and notably to turn talks into actions.
The distinct feature of this annual conference is its ability to galvanize the business community of Africa as a major driving force moving Africa as a block in the global trade and working together on its shared future. The business 2 business COCKTAIL DINNER has been specially designed to allow for ample time to meet new business partners and possible funding from financial houses present. Now that we have the African Continental Free Trade Agreement, the responsibility of GITFIC to use its platform to join forces to move this agenda to its success has doubled.
All topics for this year are well vetted and crafted to cover the theme, Optimizing AFCFTA for Africans: The role of logistics infrastructure.
The topics have been carved to deal with AfCFTA touching on all players and aspects of trade. From Academic sessions to Ambassadors session to Ports, Customs & Immigration Authorities to Tech & Finance including Governors of State Banks & Finance Experts Heads of Chamber of Commerce & Industry, heads of trade unions and special one on one sessions intermittently with VVIP special guests.
For more details on the conference please contact
Phone+233 303 20 90 55