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An Economist and Senior Programme Manager at the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) as he highlights the opportunities that exist for SMEs in the Agric Value Chain and how these impacts The Economy & You!
According to him, the Agric sector contributes about 40% to Nigeria's GDP and employs about 70% of the labour force. He believes these opportunities, which include production, manufacturing, agro-inputs (fertilizers, pesticides) and packaging are yet to be fully exploited.