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Update : We are glad to confirm you the specific mission for the oil, gas and maritime sector in between the 16th and 19th of May in Dakar. You can register here

Interesting in doing business in Senegal? After the major success of the Business Day that took place in January, NABC is glad to invite you to join the trade mission to Dakar that will take place between the 18th and the 21st of April. This multisector trade mission will focus on Maritime, Energy, Agribusiness and Tourism.  

Due to a major interest from the oil and gas offshore and maritime sectors, a separate mission between the 16th and the 19th of May might take place. Please register for the global mission and we will inform you ASAP about the final date. 

The Netherlands African Business Council (NABC) and Nederlandse Export Combinaties (NEC) are organizing the mission for RVO in close collaboration with the Embassy of the Netherlands in Dakar.

The potential of Senegal has been more than demonstrate during the Business Day and you can find all the presentations that was done to highlight the country here.  

Interested in joining the mission or looking for more information? Please contact Faustine Lescanne, Program Manager at NABC : or +31 6 14 13 87 48 


Preliminary programme for the May mission:

  • 16th of May : travel from Amsterdam to Dakar
  • 17th of May: Economic forum with matchmaking B2B and G2B
  • 18th of May : Company visits per sector 
  • 19th of May : Personnal of group follow-up

Practical information

Participation costs: 450 euro per participants

Participation costs include:

  • Economic forum;
  • Activities in the programme;
  • Matchmaking sessions;
  • Company visits per group;
  • Coordination of the trade mission.


  • Flights;
  • Out-of-pocket money (lunch/dinners)
  • Hotel
  • Transport for separate meetings, visits. 

Requirement to travel in Senegal : 

  • Yellow fever vaccination no mandatory but strongly adviced for person travelling in the sub-region 
  • No visa needed for European citizens 


Here you can find the "Doing business in Senegal" Guide. 


Trade mission details

From May 16, 2017
Till May 19, 2017
Dakar, Senegal
+31 (0)6 13 14 87 48