The African Chamber of Commerce St. Louis (ACCSTL) is a St. Louis-based not-for-profit corporation which was founded in 2017 with the purpose of developing African Professionals and business owners in the St. Louis area. The ACCSTL was founded by economic and community development professionals who saw opportunity in growing the St. Louis business environment throught Relationship and investment in Africa. 


Our Mission:

To build a network of African professionals, business owners and those engaged in business throughout the African Continent for the economic development of the St. Louis Region

Our Vision:

To become the primary resource center and leading advocates for African business professionals in local, national, and international markets

Our Objectives:

• Create contacts and business resource forums where information and ideas can be exchanged

• Advance entrepreneurial and professional development among its members

• Promote bilateral trade and investment relationships between businesses in the St. Louis metropolitan region and Africa


How we see it...

"There is another world of wealth and commerce happening in Africa which we believe St. Louis can leverage for its own growth through trade and investment"— Segun Babalola, President