Trade, Investment, and Competitiveness Policy Commission (TICPC) is comprised of arbiters of specialized competency in trade, investment, competitiveness, tax, and fiscal policy. The policy commission is saddled with the mandate to holistically address brewing concerns on the Nigerian business environment with the focus of progressively realizing an enabling environment for enhanced economic activities and seamless regulation.
* To realize substantial increment in trading volumes in Nigeria within Africa and the rest of the world, with emphasis on value-addition/product-transformation. As such, the Trade Thematic Group focuses on contributing to informing the nation’s trade choices and trade diplomacy, with a view to optimizing Nigeria’s economic prosperity.
* To contribute to holistic thinking around investment climate policy advocacy, country FDI promotion strategy, image building/sector branding, investment targeting, facilitation (during investment decision-making process through the provision of business information, and during investment set-up process through timely and non-bureaucratic approvals), investor aftercare & reinvestment incentivizing, etc.
* To advise the Nigerian government on fiscal structures, tax policies, fiscal transparency & accountability, and expenditure composition, appropriateness & efficiency.