By Fred Iwenjora, Associate Editor

30 Japanese brands are set to participate in the forth coming Lagos Trade Fair, beginning at the Tafawa Balewa Square, Lagos November 2.

Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO), a Japanese government-related organisation that promotes mutual trade and investment between Japan and other nations, announced recently that the country will be counting on the successes of the previous Trade Fairs to seek further opportunities for Japan at the Lagos fair.

About 33 Japanese companies participated at last year’s event.which from Friday November 3.
JETRO Managing Director, Shigeyo Nishizawa says that since 1955, JETRO has been promoting investment between Japan and Nigeria.

He said the Japan Pavillion at the Lagos Trade Fair will be organized in conjunction with Embassy of Japan in Nigeria.

The Lagos International Trade Fair will last for 10-days from Friday, November 2, 2018.
Some of the companies and Japanese subsidiaries include Toyota Nigeria LTD, Suzuki, Panasonic, CFAO Yamaha and a host of others.