The notion for the establishment of the lkorodu Chamber of Commerce and Industry was conceived by lkorodu Division Resource Development Group (IDRDG) following the successful hosting of the 1st Trade Fair in lkorodu Division in April 2000 tagged “lkorodu Division Expo 2000”.
The instrument used by the Group to achieve the remarkable feat was the establishment of lkorodu Division Industrial and Investment Promotion Council (IDIIPC) which comprised notable, pro-active, business-oriented and clairvoyant personalities who were, individually and collectively convinced that the rapid development of the socio-economic potentials of lkorodu Division was feasible and that member company stood the chance to gain in the process of Lagos evolving as a megacity.
The Chamber (ICCI) was incorporated in 2011 as a private, non-profit-making organization of businessmen and professionals, Limited by Guarantee (LTD/GTE), under the Company and Allied Matters Act 1990.
Its mission is to represent, support and protect the interest of the business community in Ikorodu Division and liaise with Government and the Private Sector within and outside Nigeria to promote infrastructural development, further attract and increase trade and industry, improve agriculture, conserve resources and stimulate public interests in the business of the Chamber.
With a Vision to develop the Ikorodu Chamber of Commerce and Industry into a first-class Business Organisation sharing ideas with sister chambers locally and internationally and maximizing the advantages of synergy in trade and industrial networking Services/Activities.
The Chamber offers a wide range of services to member companies; among them are the following Spotlighting economic potentials Data processing and management Business Researchers Mediation and Arbitration Feasibility Studies Consultancy Services Business Education Credit Rating Entrepreneurial Training Programmes Trade Fairs/Products Exhibitions, Economic Summits Business dialogue/Luncheon/Forum Production of Newsletter/Journals