Gezawa Commodity Market Ltd is a
registered Company in Nigeria operating in Gezawa LGA in Kano State, Nigeria. The market is located 24 Kms away from Kano city and equipped with state-of-the- art infrastructure to support efficient transaction and delivery of agricultural commodities.
It is a private sector led initiative and is the first of its kind in Nigeria. The market is positioned to be the largest commercial one-stop hub for both domestic and export market for international standard agro commodities in Nigeria. The Market is integrated with a trading platform; Gezawa Commodity Exchange (GCMX), where agricultural commodities will be traded live 24/7 online.
Our ultimate goal is to unlock the vast potentials of agricultural value chains through partnerships and synergy with like-minded enterprises, organizations and Institutions throughout the world; to mutually create wealth, generate local employment and contribute significantly to the economic growth of Nigeria and its GDP.
The centre will provide an enabling ground for buyers and sellers of agro-commodities to transact business without knowing each other, adding that the exchange market has established a business synergy with 16 different foreign companies across the globe.
The market would also assist in eradicating the menace of middlemen in agricultural businesses that has been reducing the additional values farmers stand to gain.
It comprises an online trading platform, market information system for data dissemination, efficient clearing and settlement system, warehousing facilities, electronic warehouse receipt system, a grading and standardisation system, network of farmers cooperatives, aggregators, a legal and regulatory framework that guides transactions on the exchange.