Dr. Erick Rutto, President, Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KNCCI) hosted Mr. Frederick Anderson, Director of International Trade, National Black Chamber of Commerce (NBCC), and USA at KNCCI HQ

A productive meeting was held between KNCCI and NBCC, the two discussed areas of collaboration and partnerships leading to a planned signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) during the high level visit to USA. This strategic partnership is designed to enhance economic cooperation and open new avenues for trade and business exchanges between Kenyan and American companies.

Key Discussion Points:

  1. Memorandum of Understanding (MOU):

The MOU, set to be signed soon, will formalize the partnership between KNCCI and NBCC, aiming to facilitate business growth and economic opportunities on both sides. This agreement is a pivotal step in fostering a collaborative environment for the chambers’ members.

  1. Kenya Presidential Visit to the United States:

The upcoming Kenyan Presidential visit to Atlanta and Washington D.C. was a significant agenda item, with discussions focused on optimizing business and investment interactions during the visit. This high-profile trip is expected to bolster business and economic ties and highlight key business opportunities in sectors of mutual interest.

  1. NBCC Conference in Atlanta:

The upcoming NBCC conference in Atlanta was highlighted as a crucial event for networking and collaboration. KNCCI plans to have a strong presence, aiming to connect with key stakeholders and explore business opportunities. The conference will also serve as a platform to showcase the capabilities and investment potentials of Kenyan businesses.