The primary objective of the Association is to create a conducive atmosphere for the pursuit of commerce, industry and all other forms of economic activities of interest to the private sector. In pursuit of this objective, the Association undertakes a wide range of activities which include the following:
- Promotion, protection and development of all matters affecting business.
- Contribution of ideas for the overall economic stability of the nation.
- Encouragement and Promotion of the Nation’s Private Sector.
- Provision of a network for National and International Business Contact and Opportunities.
"To be revered as the Pillar of Business that supports the growth and development of Private Enterprise and Private Initiative"
As 'the Voice of the Nigerian Business', ensuring enabling business environment through policy advocacy, and promoting growth and competitiveness of business through proper and prompt information dissemination, using modern technology comparable to the best universal standard of Chambers of Commerce and Industry anywhere in the world.