July 26, 2007, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania — The Tanzania Chamber of Commerce, Industry & Agriculture in partnership with the Tanzania Investment Center, Tanzania National Business Council and Tanzania Private Sector Foundation will lead a senior level business delegation to New York City and convene the 2nd Annual Tanzania Investment Forum, September 16 – 22, 2007.

The Mission will focus on assisting Tanzanian companies that want to enter the U.S. market for the first time as well as assist U.S. companies wishing to enter the Tanzanian market.

The Mission will help participating firms gain market information, make business and government contacts, solidify business strategies, and advance specific projects, all geared towards the goal of increasing trade and investment between Tanzania and the U.S.

TCCIA to lead 2nd Annual Trade Mission to the United States of America

July 26, 2007, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania — The Tanzania Chamber of Commerce, Industry & Agriculture in partnership with the Tanzania Investment Center, Tanzania National Business Council and Tanzania Private Sector Foundation will lead a senior level business delegation to New York City and convene the 2nd Annual Tanzania Investment Forum, September 16 – 22, 2007.

The Mission will focus on assisting Tanzanian companies that want to enter the U.S. market for the first time as well as assist U.S. companies wishing to enter the Tanzanian market.

The Mission will help participating firms gain market information, make business and government contacts, solidify business strategies, and advance specific projects, all geared towards the goal of increasing trade and investment between Tanzania and the U.S.

The Mission will include meetings with key government officials and local chambers of commerce. The Mission will additionally provide a platform for policy and commercial issues — including Africa Growth & Opportunity Act (AGOA), customs regulations, intellectual property rights protection, transparency, and rule-of-law — that both Tanzanian and U.S. companies face doing business in the respective countries. 

The delegation will be comprised of Tanzanian firms representing a broad cross section of Tanzanian industries looking for buyers, distributors, partners, investors and U.S. products.

Representatives of the Chambers of Commerce, U.S. Commercial Service, Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), U.S. Trade Development Agency (USTDA) and the U.S. Export-Import Bank (Ex-Im) will participate to provide information and counseling on their funding programs as they relate to the Tanzanian and U.S. markets.

The trade mission is organized by Azania Holdings Tanzania Limited.

For more information and to participate in the trade mission contact Azania Holdings at:

Phone 1:   +255.786.618.695
Phone 2:   +255.787.309.831
Email:        mail@azaniaholdingstz.com

To visit the trade mission website go to:  www.tanzania.azaniaholdings.com/2007

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