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Africa Investment Forum roundtable event showcases agribusiness investment opportunities ahead of 2021 Market Days

Africa Investment Forum roundtable event showcases agribusiness investment opportunities ahead of 2021 Market Days

Agriculture, Business, Economy
The  Africa Investment Forum held a roundtable event to preview two agribusiness deals worth nearly $400 million as part of the lead-in to its upcoming 2021 Market Days. The investment opportunities, drawn from the Africa Investment Forum’s pipeline, will be presented in full during the Market Days, to be held from December 1-3 in Abidjan. The virtual roundtable, organized by the Atlantic Council, took place on Thursday 7 October, 2021. During the roundtable, members of the AIF team presented an outline of the deals to investors.  As a sector, agriculture has been under-supported by investment to date, and the Africa Investment Forum’s vision is to be a catalyst for significant investment The first one, which requires $345 million in capital, entails construction and...