ECIC featured at GTR Africa

ECIC, participated as a silver sponsor at the Global Trade Review Africa that took place in a hybrid format over the 3 – 4 November 2021.

Encompassing GTR’s previous events in London, Cape Town and Victoria Falls for a comprehensive gathering of the leading figures in Sub-Saharan trade, export and commodity finance, this event focused on the key trends impacting Africa’s economic health.

The event focused on the financing challenges encountered by companies in the face of the pandemic and the role of multilaterals and DFIs in providing support, to the strains on supply chains directly and indirectly across a range of sectors, digitisation drives and ongoing efforts to reduce dependence on commodities and move African companies up the value chain.

ECIC Head of Business Development Portia Dube participated in a webinar under the topic ‘Sovereign debt concerns: Can the social infrastructure deal pipeline be financed sustainably’.