Having identified opportunities in Uganda as being of potential interest to companies, investors, manufacturers and the UK business community, Black Country Growth Hub, Greater Birmingham & Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership - Growth Hub, Coventry and Warwickshire Local Enterprise Partnership - Growth Hub, Worcestershire Business Central and The High Commission of the Republic of Uganda to the UK invites you to this prestigious conference organised by Uganda Convention - UK (UCUK).
This event will enable delegates to:
Uganda offers exporters and investors lots of opportunities. With a population of circa 38 million and GDP Growth of 5.8%, coupled with Pivotal Regional Trade partnerships: East African Community (5 member states), Great Lakes (4 member states), COMESA (19 member states) - exporters have access to this critical market of 489 million.
The rate of return on investment in the industrial sector in Uganda is currently circa 18%. With cheaper electricity, it is likely to be 25%.
Top prospect sectors for U.K. exports to Uganda include: Agro-Processing, Farm and Construction Equipment; Oil Production Technologies; Power Generation; Renewable Energy Technologies; Manufacturing Equipment; Information and Communication goods and services.
Benefits for British businesses exporting to Uganda include: