• EIMA Delegation
    EIMA Delegation
    A Delegation of EAEA Members involved in Agribusiness at the Italian Embassy in Kampala. They were sent off by H.E. Domenico Fornara
  • EAC Intellectual Property Workshop
    EAC Intellectual Property Workshop
    Workshop to Validate the Draft Report for the EAC Regional Policy for Science Technology and Innovation and Intellectual Property on 24th-25th September 2018 at Kenya School of Monetary Studies, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Uganda-DRC Business Forum
    Uganda-DRC Business Forum
    The 7th Session of Uganda-DRC Joint Permanent Commission Senior officials meeting at Speke Resort Munyonyo, Meera conference hall. Strengthen cooperation between Uganda and DRC.
  • COMESA Competition Commission Training
    COMESA Competition Commission Training
    Sensitization And Training Of District Commercial Officers And Private Sector Umbrella Organizations On Competition Law And Practices At Ridar Hotel-Uganda 27th -28th September 2018
  • EAEA agri-business Members who attended the National Ploughing Championship, Dublin, Ireland 2018
  • Members of EAEA at a press meeting at the Irish Embassy in Kampala
  • A Delegation of EAEA Members at the Irish Embassy Kampala, before they set off to Ireland to attend the National Ploughing Championship
  • Ensuring that Entrepreneurs’ Interactions with national, regional & international organizations are mutually beneficial (Win-Win strategy).
  • Enhancing Skilled Human Capacity Development
  • We work to support the EAC economic, political, social and cultural integration
  • Promotion and development of markets both locally, regionally and internationally
  • Advocating for the rights of Entrepreneurs at all relevant national & regional fora, this includes but not be limited to: i) Government Ministries, departments and Authorities ii) Non-governmental organizations. iii) Councils and Municipalities iv) Any other relevant local, regional and international fora.
  • Encouraging the development of infrastructure (factory shells, incubation centers e.t.c) for the promotion of Entrepreneurs activities

EAEA hosts the Taiwan Trade Mission, 7th September, 2023, Kampala Serena Hotel

On September 7, 2023- At the Taiwan Trade Mission to Uganda, Business to Business (B2B) event, at the Serena Hotel in Kampala, Uganda, was an eagerly anticipated delegation of Taiwan manufacturers to Uganda. This event, was organized in collaboration between Taiwan External Trade Development (TAITRA) and the East Africa Entrepreneurs Association (EAEA), promised to open new avenues for business collaborations and partnerships.

The Taiwan Trade Mission B2B at Serena commenced with a short prayer led by Mr. Henry Muyomba. The Master of Ceremony (MC) of the day was Mr. Tony Wamala. The event featured two keynote speakers:

Ching Jung Lo

Director, Economic Division, Taipei Liaison Office in South Africa

Lo, representing TAITRA, delved into the opportunities available in Taiwan. He highlighted South Africa’s historical role as Taiwan’s major trade partner in Africa and spoke of the expansion of Taiwan’s presence across the African continent. Dr. Lo acknowledged Africa’s status as a rapidly growing continent and the presence of free trade agreements, making business transactions on the continent seamless. He specifically noted the high business potential in the East African region and emphasized Taiwan’s eagerness to collaborate with Ugandan businesses and promote free trade.


Martin Okumu

The Chairman, East Africa Entrepreneurs Association.

In his keynote speech, Mr. Okumu provided an overview of EAEA’s mission, highlighting its focus on trade facilitation with partners in Burundi, Rwanda, Tanzania, Kenya, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), and South Sudan. He emphasized the significance of trade facilitation, especially in light of Uganda’s signing of the Trade Facilitation Agreement under the World Trade Organization (WTO). Mr. Okumu underscored the trade opportunities within Uganda and the East African Community, expressing eagerness for products coming from Taiwan and the prospect of exporting Ugandan agricultural products to Taiwan.

 Taiwanese Manufacturers

The following Taiwanese manufacturers were present at the B2B event at Serena:


Manufacturer LEI YUEH ENTERPRISE CO., LTD. presented via a Zoom meeting link to the clients.

Product Showcase

The Taiwan Trade Mission presented an exceptional opportunity to connect prominent companies with exceptional manufacturers from Taiwan, offering a diverse range of high-quality products, including:

  1. Belts (mechanical)
  2. Pumps
  3. LED Lighting
  4. Power products
  5. Tiles, Door & Windows Accessories
  6. Auto Spare Parts & Car Accessories
  7. Cars (for those with car bonds) and more.

Event Objectives

The primary objective of the event was to foster meaningful business relationships and facilitate the import of top-notch manufactured goods from Taiwan. The expertise and innovation of Taiwanese manufacturers were expected to significantly contribute to the growth and expansion of businesses collaborating with them. The event presented a unique opportunity for local companies to:


  1. Explore Lucrative Opportunities: Discover a plethora of lucrative business prospects with Taiwanese manufacturers across various industries.
  2. Networking: Engage with industry leaders, experts, and fellow business owners, fostering valuable connections that can drive business growth.

This event marked a significant step in strengthening trade ties between Taiwan and Uganda, fostering collaboration, and creating new business opportunities.


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