Gandhinagar, Dec. 18 -- In a bid to boost India-Africa trade ties, the ninth edition of the Vibrant Gujarat Global Investment Summit 2019 will celebrate Africa Day on January 19.

Talking to reporters, SJ Haider, principal secretary, Tourism said, "On January 19th, we will be celebrating the Africa Day, marking the trade ties between India and African countries."

"Over the last four years, the exports from the ports of Gujarat have doubled. Gujarat is exporting its products in 51 out of the total 54 African countries. We will be focussing on around 14 sectors where trade between the two sides is good," Haider informed.

"More than 12 MoUs will be signed during the event, most notably in healthcare, education and mineral development secto...