An edition of the WorldPensionSummit

27-28 SEPTEMBER | Africa Special

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The Dangote Group


The Dangote Group is one of the most diversified business conglomerates in Africa with a hard-earned reputation for excellent business practices and quality of products. The company has its operational headquarters in the bustling metropolis of Lagos, Nigeria, West Africa. The Group's activities encompass cement manufacturing; sugar manufacturing & refining; salt refining; pasta, noodles and tomato paste manufacturing; food & beverages; vegetable oil refining; packaging materials; logistics; real estate; and the Dangote Foundation.
Since inception, the Group has experienced phenomenal growth on account of the quality of its products and services, its focus on cost leadership and efficiency of its human capital. Today, Dangote Group is a multi-billion Naira company poised to reach new heights, in every endeavor.

The Group's core business focus is to provide local value added products and services that meet the 'basic needs' of its customers. Through the construction and operation of large scale manufacturing facilities in Nigeria and across Africa, the Group is focused on building local manufacturing capacity to generate employment and provide goods for the people. Dangote Group is striving for self-reliance in Nigeria in all the sectors where it operates and has drawn up ambitious plans to set up world-class facilities in new realms such as steel, fertilizer, petroleum refinery and telecom. The Group has drawn up plans to set up new cement plants in Nigeria and other African countries to become a global household name in the cement sector.

Dangote Group continues to grow its vision of becoming the leading provider of essential needs in Food and Shelter in Sub-Saharan Africa. The company continues to sustain and improve on its market leadership in cement manufacturing, sugar milling, sugar refining, flour milling, manufacturing of pasta (spaghetti & macaroni), operation of cement terminals, port operations, noodles manufacturing, packaging material production and salt refining. In line with its philosophy, the company will continue to provide the basic needs of Nigerians. In achieving its vision, the company has built initiatives based on the bright future of manufacturing in Nigeria, which is going to facilitate the harnessing of the enormous market potentials Nigeria offers, particularly, the huge endowment of natural resources and the abundant pool of skilled work force. Dangote Group is well poised to take advantage of these opportunities with relentless drive and commitment to become the leading player in its various markets. 



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