Yaya Konaté

Port Autonome de San Pedro

Head of Economic Studies, Development and Cooperation Department

Sessions With Yaya Konaté

Friday, 25 June

  • 11:50am - 12:20pm (CET) / 25/jun/2021 09:50 am - 25/jun/2021 10:20 am

    The Century of Africa

    Developing Trade Links with African Ports


    With billions of dollars having been invested in African port infrastructure in the last decade, the continent is set to become the new growth market of the world with countries around the world exporting to its expanding consumer base of its 1 billion plus population and African companies ramping up trading of commodities and semi-manufactured goods abroad. What Africa-centric strategies should ports connected to his growing continent develop in order to position themselves as major trading partners?