Provides references to the principal business associations, including which accept U.S. companies. Describes the primary roles of those associations and to know why they influence government.
Last Published: 8/11/2017

All businesses in Nigeria have principle and professional associations they belong to which the U.S. companies, while operating in the country, can leverage on to understand the local market, culture and the people they deal with while conducting business. There is, actually, an association of U.S. companies in Nigeria called the American Business Council that meets in Lagos, Nigeria, regularly to share business and security experiences.

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