07/12/2018 — Janngo launches Jexport to accelerate access to regional & international market for African SMEs

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Dec 10, 2018 · 6 min read
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Photo taken in March 2018 in Ivory Coast during the conference “Technology as a driver of regional trade and integration” chaired by H.E.M. Souleymane Diarrassouba, Minister of Trade, Industry and SMEs Promotion (at the center), Mrs. Arancha Gonzalez, Executive Director of the International Trade Center (at his right) and Mrs. Fatoumata Bâ, Founder & CEO of Janngo (at his left)

An online platform for import-export enabling Ivorian SMEs to ship at the best price and logistics players to massify their volume and optimize their transport capacity

Six months after successfully raising its seed funding, Janngo launches in Ivory Coast its first online platform www.jexport.ci bridging access to market and competitiveness gaps, 2 major challenges faced by Ivorian SMEs willing to sell their products abroad.

The emergence of an ecosystem supporting Ivorian SMEs through the signing of a strategic partnership with Agence Côte d’Ivoire PME

“In our countries, the logistics and transport chains of our manufacturing SMEs are lagging behind those of their international competitors. By building export capacity, this partnership is a concrete response to the challenges faced by the Ivorian sector in terms of productivity and competitiveness; which is a lever of the emergence process of our country, Côte d’Ivoire” explains Salimou. Bamba, Managing Director of Agence Côte d’Ivoire PME.

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Technology, a driver of economic development through accelerating the ability to trade cross-border and grow both intra-African trade and Africa’s share in global trade

According to UNCTAD, the share of intra-regional trade in Africa stalled at 12% in 2013, 5 times less than Europe with an average of 60%. This translates into a huge opportunity for the African continent to trade more and better with itself, as recently advocated by Fatoumata Bâ in a paper explaining Janngo’s thesis on this essential matter “West Africa facing the challenge of regional integration: economic realities and opportunities offered by digital convergence.

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Janngo

Janngo builds, grows and invests in pan-African digital…

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Janngo builds, grows and invests in pan-African digital champions with proven business models and inclusive social impact. We build digital ecosystems in high growth sectors by providing business support and digital platforms allowing Small and

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Janngo

Janngo builds, grows and invests in pan-African digital champions with proven business models and inclusive social impact. We build digital ecosystems in high growth sectors by providing business support and digital platforms allowing Small and

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