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Big Africa

In our experience, the instinct of most businesspeople is to underestimate Africa’s size and potential as a market and overestimate the challenges of doing business there.       Romano Pisciotti teaches at the Rome Business School in Lagos

IVECO – NIGERIA

        Motor Parts Industry Limited, popularly known as MPI is a private limited liability company by shares established in July 1965 with Nigerian and Italian shareholders. The late but illustrious and distinguished Nigerian Industrialist and Philantrophist – Sir Mobolaji Bank Anthony was the pioneer Chairman of the company until his call to […]

URBAN CONSUMER

  The rise of the African urban consumer       Africa’s long-term growth will increasingly reflect interrelated social and demographic changes creating new domestic engines of growth. Key among these will be urbanization, an expanding labor force, and the rise of the middle-class African consumer. In 1980, just 28 percent of Africans lived in […]

ITALMOTOR

 One day a name began a journey            “ITALMOTOR” was an old oil tanker, was a very special tanker, one of the few equipped with two propellers and with many tanks able to always offer the perfect floating trim. Tanker – Built in 1953 by Ansaldo, Sestri Ponente, for Italnavi Soc. […]