Ethiopian Airlines Partners with Port Harcourt Int'l Trade Fair
Ethiopian Airlines has partnered with Port Harcourt Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (PHICCIMA) as the official carrier of its forthcoming 15th Port Harcourt International Trade Fair. The flagship fair of the South-South region of Nigeria will hold in Port Harcourt, the capital of Rivers State from 6 December to 20 December 2019. The Traffic and Sales Manager (TSM) of Ethiopian Airlines, Mr Solomon Mekonnen, revealed this in a statement made available to the media in Enugu on Tuesday. The partnership is coming at a time the airline will be launching one of world's most technologically advanced aircraft Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner and increasing flight frequency from three to four times weekly to Port Harcourt International Airport. Port Harcourt International Trade Fair supports micro, small and medium-sized enterprises and trade as well as investment institutions as they are key implementers of the African Continental Free Trade Area policy, which is essential to achieve Africa’s inclusive and sustainable development. Based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopian Airlines is the largest and fastest growing airline in Africa, combining both cargo and passenger operations, since it was founded 72 years ago.