Danish state visit to Ghana - Foodnation




Danish state visit to Ghana

On the occasion of the visit by HM the Queen of Denmark to Ghana, the Confederation of Danish Industry Danish companies to join the accompanying business delegation. The delegation visit will take place from 23-24 November 2017.

Ghana’s economy is on the rise. A peaceful and stable country with growth levels expected to stabilise around 7-8% in the coming years. The middle-class is growing and so is the demand for high-quality products, technology and services. This business delegation offers Danish companies the opportunity to explore the potential in Ghana and the West-African market in general.

Sector focus

Activities, seminars, and events during the visit will take place within the three sector themes mentioned below, key Danish strongholds with a demonstrated Ghanaian demand. Priority will be given to companies from these sectors. Participation in the business delegation is primarily relevant for companies that already have experience with commercial activities in Ghana or other African countries. The final program will be adjusted according to the profile and interests of the delegation.

Food and Agriculture

  • Food/beverages in retail and HoReCa
  • Food ingredients and processing technology
  • Agriculture value chain and feed (pork, fish, poultry, cattle)
  • Aquaculture


  • Renewable energy
  • Energy and water efficient solutions
  • Sustainable architecture and green building
  • Smart cities and urban planning
  • Waste management

Maritime, Infrastructure and Railways

  • Shipping, including maritime security
  • Infrastructure and port development
  • Maritime equipment
  • Off-shore

The main events on 23 November will take place at Kempinski Hotel in Accra while the sector specific content on 24 November will mainly take place in and around Accra.

Click to view the official invitation from Confederation for Danish Industry for more information about the sector specific content of the programme, please visit the webpage for the Danish delegation’s website if you want to know more where the latest version of the programme will always be available online

If you would like to see which 39 companies are joining the Danish delegation click here

Source: State of Green