PIRON facilitated the country discussion that took place on August 5th 2020 in a virtual manner. Its main topic was overshadowed by the current corona crisis. It was highlighted that Corona is leaving its clear mark on foreign markets that are interesting and promising for German SMEs.
The webinar “Country Discussion Nigeria: Impact of Covid-19 on German Companies” was attended by the Deutsche Investitions- und Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH (DEG), the Nigeria Chamber of Commerce Abroad (AHK) and the German Desk – Financial Support and Solutions Nigeria on August 5, 2020. Additionally, it provided first-hand information and assessments from interested representatives* of German companies.
Sebastian Barroso, Client Relationship Manager of the German Desk – Financial Support and Solutions Nigeria, together with the other speakers, answered the participants’ questions on the current and potential impact of the corona virus on the main foreign market Nigeria.
In conclusion, a summary of the country discussion can be seen in the youtube-video below. The discussion was facilitated by the department of Digital Conferences and Meetings of PIRON, offering support with the digitization of the events format.