MADE-IN-NIGERIA PRODUCTS & SERVICES TRADE FAIR OWERRI 2013.


THEME: PATRONAGE OF MADE-IN-NIGERIA PRODUCTS & SERVICES, THE PANACEA TO SUSTAINABLE TRANSFORMATION AGENDA.

WHO WE ARE: MINPPRO is an acronym that stands for Made-In-Nigeria Products Promotion Agency. This is a private sector initiative passionately dedicated to the grassroots mobilization, sensitization and campaign for promotion and enthronement of total patronage and preference for Nigerian indigenous products and services.

Our passionate commitment for this project is aimed at stimulating and energizing Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise (MSMEs) as a channel towards attaining sustainability industrial growth and development and also creates employments for the teeming Nigeria youths.

MINPPRO targets to collaborate with the best thoughts in development economy to create rural industrial clusters that add values to our productive base.

THE FAIR (OWERRI2013): MINPPRO in collaboration with government of Imo State and other stakeholders is organizing the first of its kind Trade Fair on products and services indigenously manufactured or assembled in Nigeria. As the country continually strive to make a fresh start at turning the tables of economic under-development, unemployment and pervasive poverty. We are convinced that among many proffered solutions, revitalizing our productive base by empowering the SME's and Informal Sector Operators is one of such sought development strategies.

The fair slated for 20th - 28th of Oct, 2013 is unique because only products and services with considerable indigenous content will be allowed for exhibition.

MADE-IN-NIGERIA PRODUCTS & SERVICES EXPO 2013

OBJECTIVES: The core objectives of Made-In-Nigeria Products Promotion Agency (MINPPRO EXPO-OWERRI 2013) are as follows:

a. Showcase the attraction of and prospect of indigenously manufactured products and services to the global markets.
b. To bring industrial players, stakeholders and government agencies to form a synergy targeted at our economic stability.
c. To showcase the inherent potentials in investing in the industrial sector by Nigerians and Foreign investors.
d. To engage SMEs, Service providers, Suppliers, Stakeholders and the governments on the need to collectively pursue industrial revivalism.
e. To educate and Sensitize Nigerians, Participants, and Industrial Players about contemporary trends in the manufacturing and Service sector.
f. To educate and sensitize the SMEs and Service providers on the need to meet the mark of good quality control, Standardization and capacity development of products and Services.
g. To establish a conducive environment for collaboration with other developed technologies needed for expanded industrial reform.
h. To create public awareness among Nigerians on the economic need of patronizing made in Nigeria products and services.
i. To consentize Nigerians that patronage of made in Nigerian products and services is the panacea to industrial development, creation of wealth and generating employment for our teeming youths.
j. To assure Nigerians that patronage of made in Nigeria products and a service is the high way to productive Transformation Agenda.

TARGETED PARTICIPANTS: MINPPRO EXPO-OWERRI 2013, is designed to bring together for the first time an expanded scope of made-in-Nigeria products and services for a national exhibition. The Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs), The Informal Sector Operators, The Manufacturing Sector, The Agricultural Produce Departments, The Mining Research Sector, The Raw Material Research Institutions, The Science and Technology Research Institutions, The Agricultural Research Institutions, The Multi-nationals companies, The Oil and Gas Sector, The Financial Institutions, The Telecommunication Industries, The Transport and Airline Operators, The State Governments, The Local Governments, The Foreign Embassies and Commercial Attaches, The Foreign Investors, The Global Donor Agencies, The NGOs, and The Servicing Sector, The Buyers, The Consultants, The Publishers, The Construction Companies, The Shipping and Maritime Sector ETC, all coming together for a robust business interaction. The exhibition will provide participants and visitors with wide and excellent business network opportunities needed for their business expansion and development.

MAJOR COLLABORATORS: The MINPPRO EXPO-OWERRI 2013, is being organized by Made-In- Nigeria Products Promotion Agency (MINPPRO) in collaboration with Imo State Government, Federal Ministry of Trade and Investment, (FMTI) Bank of Industry, (BOI) Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Nigeria Custom Service (NCS) and Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency Nigeria (SMEDAN) National Orientation Agency (NOA) etc.

THE EXHIBITION: The Made-In-Nigeria Products and Services Exhibition (MINPPRO EXPO-OWERRI 2013) is to give the participants the opportunity to showcase their products and services, it will help them reach more of their targeted customers directly and enhance the expansion of their business scope. It will help them develop capacity in most challenging areas like; Finishing, packaging and good quality control mechanism.

THE SEMINAR: This will bring the Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs), Stakeholders, Government agencies, policy makers, captains of industries and other participants together for effective interaction and constructive engagement for a more developed industrial transformation. We believe that development of our SMEs cannot grow without the platform to discuss, and analyze the challenges bedeviling this area of economic activities. More so, this seminar will create the necessary link required to change the unimpressive trend of our productive base.

Experts and guest speakers will speak on different themes and selected topics and issues germane to the development of the SMEs, Service Sector, industrial funding, capacity building, raw materials research and export potentials. This will educate and enlighten the exhibitors and participants about the inherent opportunities and best practices in the manufacturing sector.

MEDIA INTERACTIONS: Media publicity will ultimately drive this event, Made-In-Nigeria Products Expo 2013 Owerri, will be given the needed media attention so as to attract participant from across the nation and the globe. The event will also be broadcasted live and aired in selected media houses, both audio and visual, that will reach the targeted customers of the exhibitors and stakeholders both in English and major local dialects' in Nigeria.

GALA NIGHT: This is one of the events scheduled to mark the end of the Exhibition where companies and individuals who have distinguished themselves in their various areas of endeavor will be honored with awards. This event is expected to be honored with the presence of the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Governors, Ministers, National Assembly Members, and Captains of industries, global economic players and other distinguished Nigerians and Foreigners.

BENEFITS FOR EXHIBITORS: Made-In-Nigeria Products and Services Exhibition (MINPPRO EXPO-OWERRI 2013) promises to offer the following benefits:

1. Specious space to exhibit.
2. Presence on our portal and publications where business people from across the whole nations of the world will have access and create avenue for your direct contact.
3. Profiling of the event catalogue and publications to be distributed to all the Nigeria embassies abroad and foreign embassies in Nigeria and trade mission, courtesy of Nigeria Trade Investment and Foreign affairs Ministry.
4. Meet and interact with other exhibitors, government and donor agencies.
5. Get effective media exposure for your business and targeted customers.
6. Make direct sales to new client who may be coming in contact with you for the first time.
7. Take advantage of the terrain to establish new contacts and cliente.
8. Get listed in the MINPPRO Web site.

EXPECTED EXHIBITORS:

The Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs)
The Informal Sector Operators (ISOs)
Indigenous Manufacturers
Telecommunication Industries
Oil and Gas Industries
Banks and other financial institutions
Insurance companies
Independent Service Providers
Real Estate Developers
Agricultural, Mining and Mineral Producers
Construction and Engineering Companies
Professional Associations and Unions
Educational and Research Institutions
Hospitality, Entertainment and Tourist Industries
Printing and Publishing Houses
Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs)
Foreign Embassies Commercial Attaches
States and Local Governments Establishments
Foreign Investors and Technical Partners
Shipping and Freight Forwarders
Airline and Transport Operators
Religious and Political Parties
Donor Agencies and NGOs.

DATE & VENUE: The Owerri 2013 Made-in-Nigeria Trade Expo has been fixed to take place at HEROE's Square, Owerri, Imo State from 20th - 28th October, 2013. The venue is centrally located with adequate security and access to most areas of the city.

PRODUCTS CATEGORIES: All products and services indigenously manufactured Click Here To See & Fill Fair Participation Form 003

VEHICLES PASSESS/PARKING EXHIBITORS PASS: Click Here To See & Fill Fair Participation Form 003

PROGRAMME: Variety Nite, Hero's Nite, Star Nite, Gala/Award Nite.

STANDS:

(a) Outdoor spaces: 10m2 will be provided free for SME's upon paying a registration fee of N15,000. (for only SME's) Participants of these categories will construct their stands.
(b) Indoor Standard Booths: Minimum of 10m2 = N40,000 Note indoor booths come with the following 2 spotlights, 13amps plug point, one table, two chairs.

COST OF UTILITIES:

(1) Sanitation = N4,000
(2) Water = N3,000
(3) Electricity = according to size of booth.
Forms can be filled on-line and/or the following designated places. Click Here To See & Fill Fair Application For Utility Form 005

SPECIAL DAYS AND EVENTS: Cost of special days = N100,000 for 3 hours.

MODE OF PAYMENT:

ACCOUNT NAME: MINPPRO, FIRST BANK PLC, ACCOUNT NUMBER: 2014002711.

ACCOUNT NAME: MINPPRO, DIAMOND BANK PLC, ACCOUNT NUMBER: 0034597036.

ACCOUNT NAME: MINPPRO, ZENITH BANK PLC, ACCOUNT NUMBER: 1013528451.

ENQUIRIES:

Owerri - Edwin 08035127770, Abuja - Chidi Ijeomah 07066170176,
Lagos - Ralph Nwafor 07041162516, 08166060362, 08033163419. South-West Office: 11A, Adedamola Ojomo Close, off Bode Thomas Street, Surulere, Lagos.
Ibadan - Joy Akinlolu 08032241926, Block A1, Suite 13, Trans Shop & Arcade, beside Skye Bank Plc, Bodija, Ibadan.
Abeokuta - Kehinde Soaga 07069398999, 44, Kugba, Oke Saje, Abeokuta.
Benin - Gilbert Oboh (Osas) 08035180157, Ebonyi - Ibiam 08032760412, Port Harcourt - Uche 08065951632,
Makurdi - Ogbonna Vivian Chinyere 08181863307, 08065783628., Abia - Ken 08037313949,
Anambra - Jude 08033407957, Kaduna - Emma 08099229079.

Prince G.O. Ndubueze, National Co-ordinator MINPPRO - Tel. 08033385155.

Ezendiokwere Frank, Director of Projects MINPPRO - Tel. 08052701174.

Bar. Ogbonna M. O., National Secretary MINPPRO - Tel. 08033163419.

Click Here To See & Fill MINPPRO TRADE FAIR OWERRI 2013 COMPANY APPLICATION FORM 001

Click Here To See & Fill MINPPRO TRADE FAIR OWERRI 2013 APPLICATION FOR ADVERTISEMENT IN THE CATALOGUE FORM 002

Click Here To See & Fill MINPPRO TRADE FAIR OWERRI 2013 SECTORAL CLASSIFICATION AND PRODUCT INDEX FORM 003

Click Here To See & Fill MINPPRO TRADE FAIR OWERRI 2013 APPLICATION FOR SPONSORSHIP OF A SPECIAL DAY FORM 004

Click Here To See & Fill MINPPRO TRADE FAIR OWERRI 2013 APPLICATION FOR UTILITIES FORM 005

Click Here To See, Download & Print All The MINPPRO TRADE FAIR OWERRI 2013 APPLICATION FORMS 001, 002, 003, 004 & 005. Fill them & return to our offices or to our state contact person or scan & send them as attachment to our email: info@made-in-nigeriaproducts.com, minppronigeria@yahoo.com