NEPC Strategises To Mainstream Cross Border Traders To Formal Export Business

Worried by the increasing volume of non-oil export in the informal sector, the Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC), Mr. Olusegun Awolowo has enjoined players in the informal export trade to embrace formal export which would be beneficial to the national economy and bring development to border communities. Awolowo, made this […]

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NEPC Ibadan Export Assistance Office, Performing Exporters Train New Exporters On Strategies, Market Access

The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) Ibadan Export Assistance Office has concluded a workshop for newly registered and intending exporters at the Ibadan Business School, Ibadan, Oyo State. The training which held in line with COVID-19 protocols recently was aimed at promoting export of non-oil products from Oyo State. At the event, the Trade Promotion […]


Converting Wastes Into Beautiful Products Makes Our Brand Unique-Adejoke Lasisi, Founder, Jokelinks

Adejoke Lasisi is the founder of Jokelinks, an outfit that has revived the culture of Aso Oke; the Yoruba traditional fabric which was gradually going into extinction. She has since gone beyond Aso Oke weaving, introducing recycling of plastic and other fabrics for use. She established the Planet 3R Initiative outfit with which she has […]


NEPC Unveils AGOA Textile Visa Stamp For Garment Manufacturers In Aba

Story by Tayo Olanipekun The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) – AGOA Trade Resource Center have concluded a day workshop on utilisation of the AGOA Textile Visa Stamp for Garment Manufacturers in Aba, Abia State. The workshop which held recently in Aba, one of Nigeria’s hub for garment manufacturers had in attendance 77 garment manufacturers  who […]


Promote Food Export To USA, AGOA Food exporters Task FG

Exporters of food products have called on the Federal Government to assist in providing enabling environment for easy export to the United States under the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA). The exporters bared their minds at a recent Stakeholder’s round-table meeting held at the Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC), Apapa, Lagos. Organised by the […]


Promoting Arts And Crafts: NEPC/AGOA Train Arts And Crafts Entrepreneurs

As part of its efforts in expanding international competition of exporters and boosting the nation’s economy, the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) in collaboration with the Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) recently held a round tale meeting with entrepreneurs in the Arts and Craft industry. During the event which took place at the NEPC […]


Local Garment Manufacturers Must Take Advantage Of AGOA Visa Stamp-Faleke

The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) has concluded a one day sensitisation workshop on the utilisation of the AGOA Textile Visa Stamp for exporters of garments and apparel to the US market. Mr. Babatunde Faleke is the Regional Coordinator (South West) of the federal agency. He told journalists after the event in Abuja that the […]

‘Over N1bn Informal Exports Originate From Kano Monthly’

Our Reporter Informal trade worth more than N1bn takes place in Kano each month, Regional Coordinator, North West, of the Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC), Mr. Balla Hassan, has said. Hassan, who also disclosed that the Council is aware of the ‘back door’ trade ongoing from the Kano grains market, said the NEPC is working […]