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Nigerian Content Development & Monitoring Board seeks Partnership with U.S. based Original Equipment Manufacturers
NCIF to Boost Collaboration & Investment!
HOUSTON (December 1, 2015) Nigeria seeks to partner with Houston’s well known size of Original Equipment Manufacturers to set up facilities for manufacturing and services in the oil and gas sector in the country. Mr. Denzil Kentebe, Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Content Development & Monitoring Board will address the Houston community and potential OEM’s at the “Nigeria Content Investment Forum”, an initiative powered by SweetCrude Reports. This is a highly anticipated investment event during the Offshore Technology Conference in 2016.
The Forum was created to serve as a platform to bring Nigerian oil and gas SMEs who have manufacturing pedigree together with international original equipment manufacturers of components, including but not limited to upstream development, upstream operations and logistics, downstream and mainstream. The forum will stimulate collaboration between Nigerian SMEs and the OEMs towards local manufacture of key inputs of oil and gas production, transportation, and distribution. The forum will enable credible stakeholders to share experiences, identify possible synergies in the various areas of operation so that professionals and entrepreneurs alike can collaborate to develop and optimize Nigeria’s hydrocarbon asset as well as those in other Sub-Saharan African countries. In addition, the forum will showcase the gains of the Nigerian Content Act and the opportunities for collaboration, growth and development contained therein.
The Nigeria Content Investment Forum is scheduled to hold on Monday, May 2nd, 2016 on the opening day of the Offshore Technology Conference at 3:00 PM The Houstonian Hotel – Aspen Hall. For any interested OEM’s who would like to attend, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. You may visit www.ncif.com.ng for any additional information.
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Linda Anukwuem is the Chair of the Houston Mayor’s Office of International Trade and Development – Africa Division, United States.