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Digitise 5 Million SMEs Initiative

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and Africa investor (Ai) launched a digitally empowered eTrade initiative to enable the digitisation of five million micro-, small-, and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Africa on 6th December 2020 in support of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA).
The initiative is supported by the AiAfricaPLC eTrade platform which provides a one-stop eTrade platform where African SMEs are listed in a Business Directory and gaining digital access to new markets, buyer or seller credit verifications, trade finance, trade documents and order delivery.

Benefits of Membership

Members are provided with a range of services, information and eTrade tools which are designed to facilitate trade growth.


Partners Government


Woman and Youth Partners

Women and Youth SMEs

How it works

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