• Sun. Jul 14th, 2024

Sterling Bank Ltd., one of Nigeria’s foremost commercial banks, has announced a strategic collaboration with Export And Sell Nigeria Limited (EAS) to host the “Export to Wealth” conference, set to take place from the 6th to the 7th of March 2024. This initiative is poised to empower over 2,000 export-ready businesses by providing them with practical tools and resources for successful sales on international retailing platforms.

The partnership between Sterling Bank and Export and Sell Nigeria Limited underscores the bank’s ongoing commitment to fostering economic growth and supporting Nigerian businesses of all sizes in thriving on the global stage. By leveraging their respective strengths, the two organizations aim to create a transformative event that equips entrepreneurs with the skills and knowledge required to navigate the complexities of international trade.

The “Export to Wealth” conference will feature workshops and networking opportunities, guiding businesses through the export process. Attendees will gain insights into market trends, e-commerce strategies, and regulatory compliance, with a specific focus on accessing the United States market.

Mustapha Otaru, Chief Product Officer at Sterling Bank, expressed excitement about the collaboration, stating, “We are thrilled to partner with Export and Sell Nigeria Limited to bring the ‘Export to Wealth’ conference to fruition. This initiative aligns with our commitment to supporting local businesses and fostering economic development. By providing practical solutions and facilitating market access, we aim to empower businesses to scale and succeed globally.”

Nduka Udeh, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Export And Sell, highlighted that the seminar would train Nigerian businesses with exportable products to identify opportunities in international markets, enhance their products to meet global standards, and ultimately earn foreign exchange through exports.

Export and Sell Nigeria Limited, with its wealth of experience in international trade and e-commerce, proves to be a valuable partner for Sterling Bank in this endeavor. Together, they aspire to contribute to the growth of Nigeria’s export sector and position businesses for success on the global stage.

Businesses interested in participating in the conference can register on the official event website, [sterling.ng/global](https://sterling.ng/global).

This event further solidifies Sterling Bank’s dedication to the growth of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Nigeria, following the recent signing of an agreement with the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) to disburse N5 billion in capital to businesses at a single-digit interest rate, stimulating sustainable growth in the real sector of the Nigerian economy.

Hyacinth Beluchukwu Nwafor

Hyacinth Beluchukwu Nwafor is a seasoned journalist and the CEO/Founder Belch Digital Communications, publishers of Hybrid News Nigeria.

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