About Us

Welcome to Africa’s leading industrial, trading and business networking platform, connecting the continent of Africa to the heart of the global supply chain market through its highly-sophisticated logistics database. The ALPHA network is the largest industrial business networking platform firmly focused on the enormous potential of this dynamic and emerging continent. ALPHA unleashes Africa’s economic capability and brings Africa to its rightful place in the world’s economic order. This unique networking initiative connects your business to partners in all commercial and industrial sectors across the continent of Africa, while opening up all African air and seaports to international trading possibilities.


Why join ALPHA?

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ALPHA Connect

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ALPHA Network

Our network is active in more than sixty countries

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Find a local member

Are you searching for local business partners throughout Africa? If so, ALPHA is your point of contact. We work together in partnership with locals and will guide you through our vast business database, quickly locating sectors suitable to your needs across the continent, while you benefit from introductions to like-minded local members. Simply get in touch with your preferred network by selecting the country of choice to where your business is located.

Seeking international partner

ALPHA was developed to help your business connect, network and partner globally. We work together in partnership with other networks and have the expertise to help you find the right business partners, whatever your business.

Start export process

ALPHA is your connection point within Africa. We will guide you through a custom-built export process to any point and place in Africa, including landlocked borders, working hand-in-hand with strong membership representatives. This is your gateway to easy movement, in and out of Africa.

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Key Pillars of African Infrastructure Projects

Join Africa’s largest trade, transport and industrial business networking platform, connecting your business to the pillars of Africa’s infrastructural development. Africa’s current growth has been fuelled mostly by infrastructural initiatives, as well as by an increase in continental trade. Having a deep knowledge of Africa through a network covering all African countries, ALPHA helps companies to fully explore their business potential all over a continent filled with opportunities by providing insights into the driving forces of the African economy and by connecting potential partners with the right people.

ALPHA Members and Partners



  • Oil and Gas companies
  • Renewable energy
  • Drilling and Mining companies
  • Manufacturing & agriculture


  • African port development vendors
  • Equipment providers
  • Financial services
  • IT
  • Engineering procurement
  • Export and import providers


  • Logistics procurement professionals
  • Major logistics decision makers
  • Marine and offshore companies
  • Freight forwarders


  • Ports and terminals
  • Ground transport companies
  • Railways companies

ALPHA Connect

ALPHA connect is the primary focus of activities where members establish a strong market presence,connect with key partners, view business profiles, review adverts, post business leads and send a request for quotations (RFQ). This is the connecting point between members and partners


The ALPHA platform creates formidable opportunities and reflects an incredible source of business development leads for a vast network of companies looking for suitable business partners across the entire continent of Africa.

Carlos Ahenkorah

Deputy Minister for Trade and Industries Ghana

Accra, Ghana

The Port of Houston was very pleased to be associated with such an important event in Bremen. We believe ALPHA has a vital role to play in the future development of trade between Africa and the rest of the world.

Will Whitehouse

Senior Trade Development Manager

Port of Houston

Never has there been a better time to see the development of the important business trading hub as represented by ALPHA. This company ushers in an exciting new era for international logistics experts.

Elise Rodriguez

Universal Africa Lines, America