There are many big and prospering markets in Anambra State as Anambra State is mostly known for trade and commerce. However, there are markets that are quite huge, and the level of transactions going on in these markets in the state is astronomical. In this post, we’ll be examining the 5 biggest markets in Anambra State.
We’ll get down to the main points right away.
5 Biggest Markets in Anambra State
The markets here are considered big according to the level of transactions, size of the market, and the economy of the business and trade going on in these markets.
1. Onitsha Main Market
Onitsha Main Market is the biggest market in Anambra State, Nigeria, and West Africa. It is considered the biggest market because of the worth of the wares in the market, the level of transactions going on here, and the economy of the market. It is located close to the River Niger in Onitsha and can be gotten to from the Old Federal Expressway connecting to Awka.
In Onitsha Main Market, you can buy all sorts of goods but mostly already made goods of fabrics, electronics, plastic, and so on are sold there. The Onitsha port and closeness to the Niger River contributes to the success and booming of the market.
2. Ọchanja Market, Onitsha
Ọchanja Market is farther away from the River Niger, and it is a version of the Onitsha Main Market. It has lots of shop and good level of transactions and businesses are going on there. Ọchanja Market is located in Onitsha, close to Awada area. All types of articles are sold there, ranging from fabrics to electronics to foodstuffs, and so on.
3. Head Bridge Market, Onitsha
Head Bridge Market, Onitsha, is the third biggest market in Anambra State. It is located very close to the Niger River, and the Onitsha River Niger Bridge, this is why it is called the Head Bridge Market. This market is divided into different sections, and attracts lots of customers because of its prime location. You can buy all types of articles from this market, most in wholesale quality and quantity, from drugs to fabrics to electronics to foodstuffs, and so on.
4. Ǹkwọ Nnewi Market, Nnewi
Ǹkwọ Nnewi Market, Nnewi, is the fourth largest market in Anambra State. It is located in the city of Nnewi. This market is large, and has a high level of transactions and businesses going on here. It is known mostly for the sale of spare parts and automobiles. You’ll find the cheapest spare parts and automobiles here.
5. Eke Awka Market, Awka
Eke Awka Market, Awka, is the largest market in Awka city. It is located at the heart of Awka. Here, you can buy all forms and types of goods, ranging from fabrics to foodstuffs. The prices of goods here are relatively cheaper than other places in the city.
These are the 5 biggest markets in Anambra State.