Business beyond our borders
Join the Kansas Black Chamber of Commerce, World Trade Center Kansas City, the KC Chamber, and the U.S. Commercial Service for a market briefing on Doing Business with Botswana, led by Ambassador Mazile Seretse.
Botswana mapWhen it gained independence from the United Kingdom in 1966, Botswana was one of the poorest countries in Africa. Botswana is now one of the fastest-growing economies in the world, with the fourth largest gross national income in Africa, and a fast-growing standard of living. The country, is a member of the African Union, has a strong tradition as a representative democracy and has the second highest Human Development Index of continental Sub-Saharan African countries.
This event will include an economic brief from the Ambassador, as well as trade and investment updates from the Botswana American Chamber of Commerce, Honorary Consul Robert Shumake, and the U.S. Commercial Service.