Africa Business Portal (ABP) has announced that it will now have a local marketing presence in Washington DC, Delaware, Chicago, Arkansas, Louisiana, Dallas, and Denver in addition to its Phoenix home office. These offices will be represented by ABP advisors with strong Africa industry and country success patterns.
New services now provided through these offices by ABP will include regional trade linkages, industry and Africa country virtual working groups, financing support services, and African diaspora outreach. These services will augment memberships services, webinars, newsletters, event promotions, connectivity, and collaboration discounts that are already a key part of ABP.
Office expansion will also enable a much wider advertising network and outreach. ABP will continue to work with successful private entities, government agencies, NGOs, educational institutions in forming strong solution provider, advisor and collaboration networks. Sub-Saharan Africa is projected to be the key demographic this century by quadrupling its population and increasing its share of the global workforce from 10 percent to 37 percent.
Expansive natural resources including minerals, oil and forestry, agricultural land combined with workforce demographics have made Africa a key resource in fueling the world’s future economic growth and stability. The United States in uniquely positioned to increase its reach in Africa aided by a strong product brand, a large and well educated African diaspora, and a long history of humanitarian support on the continent. Africa Business Portal is a private sector outreach that capitalizes on the best U.S. private, public, NGO, and educational resources.
Africa Business Portal has over 100 advisors on both continents including former ambassadors, multinational executives, key educators and major NGOs. ABP provides competitive cost memberships as low as $90 per individual and $500 per organization. Promote your brand using ABP through sponsorships and exclusive advertising opportunities.
Completed in October 2015, Africa Business Portal (ABP) facilitates successful, transparent and long-lasting U.S.-Africa bilateral trade and investment. It provides members with unfettered access to region-specific government, nonprofit, association, academic and private sector resources for 50 Sub-Saharan countries, as well as all 50 U.S. states. ABP’s ever-increasing number of advisors from both continents offers members expert insight into trade and investment in specific regions and industries, including manufacturing, agriculture, mining and quarrying, oil and gas, banking, education and training, information and communications. APB is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona.