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Imo Trade & Investment Center,
Pocket Layout, Port Harcourt Road,
Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria


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Take advantage of Imo various investment opportunities including oil and gas exploration, power and energy, mechanized agriculture, manufacturing, diverse industry and service sectors.

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Imo state occupies a strategic location as the Heartland of the Eastern Region of Nigeria with Owerri as its capital. The state enjoys proximity to many of the neighbouring states' metropolitan markets including Portharcourt, Onitsha, Enugu, Abakiliki, Yenegoa, calabar and Uyo.

Imo state has an International Cargo Airport in Owerri, and access to seaports of Portharcourt and Calabar. Our state offers a cost-competitive advantage for investors seeking out new growth opportunities in Nigeria and Africa at large.

Government incentives and support include:

• Availability of Industrial Land with basic infrastructure
• Access to Finance
• Transfer of Dividends and Profits
• Tax Incentives
• One-Stop-Center to all government bodies
• Fast tracked licensing and issuance of all necessary permits
• Favorable investment climate and policies
• Peaceful, Stable Government and Hospitality Spirit of Imo People

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Latest News

Innoson Motors Set To Open Factory In Imo

Delegation of ISIPA led by the Director General, Dr. Jude Nzeako on a courtesy call to Chief Innocent Chukwuma, Chiarman of Innoson Group, to demonstrate the agency's willingness to partner with innoson to realize the dream of getting the proposed Owerri car manufacturing industry accomplished.

How ISIPA will make Imo’s economy work again.

The Director General ISIPA Dr. Jude Nzeako, reckons that the investment profile of the state will not wither because of the COVID-19 pandemic. He says that the agency will in the next few years alter its revenue generating capacity towards enhancing the economic and investment status of Imo.

How ISIPA Plans to Revamp Imo State Economy

The economy of Imo State is bound to receive a major boost as the State Investment Promotion Agency (ISIPA) unfolds plans to attract foreign and local investors whose roles will reposition the state in a post COVID-19 era.


Innoson manufactures a range of durable and affordable brand new automobiles for Africans. Her brnad new automobiles are selling for almost the cost of their fairly uses vehicla equivalents. Visit Innoson at www.innosonvehicles.com

811/sq km

Population Density

$20 Billion




5 million

Estimated Population

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