Top trade shows on agriculture and food processing in Africa

Top trade shows on agriculture and food processing in Africa

Top trade shows on agriculture and food processing in Africa

Africa is placing prime emphasis on its agriculture and food processing sectors. In view of these, several of these agriculture-related trade shows are happening in various countries. Most of the trade fairs are international in their scope.

MAFEX-Maghreb Food Exhibition: International Exhibition for Food, Food Processing, and Packaging

MAFEX-Maghreb Food Exhibition will take place in December 2016 at Foire Internationale de Casablanca, Casablanca, Morocco.

Trade visitors can inform themselves of the latest innovations and trends in the following business sectors: food processing, food, and beverages.

In 2014, 120 exhibitors seized the opportunity to present their companies and services. Also, 2,200 visitors came to witness the presentation.

MAFEX - Maghreb Food Exhibition is hosted by the trade show organizers IEC Maroc - International Exhibitions & Conferences, IFWexpo Heidelberg GmbH.

Propak Africa Expo: Packaging, Food Processing, Printing, Plastics and Labelling Exhibition

Specialised Exhibitions Montgomery will be hosting the trade show Propak Africa Expo on March 15-18, 2016 at Johannesburg Expo Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa.  Update with future events

Visitors of the following business sectors are especially invited: food processing, graphic arts, paper, printing, reprography, packaging, plastics, and rubber.

In 2013, 500 visitors and 12,900 came to attend the trade show.

The international trade show happens every 3 years and is open to trade visitors.

Specialised Exhibitions Montgomery will serve as the trade show organizer in charge of Propak Africa Expo.

Propak East Africa: Packaging, Processing, Printing and Plastics Exhibition

Propak East Africa will take place in KICC - Kenyatta International Convention Centre, Nairobi, Kenya on March 7-9, 2017.

The main exhibit sectors are:

  • Packaging: packaging and ancillary machinery, packaging materials, packaging supplies, end of line/machinery handling, converting
  • Printing machinery and equipment
  • Production and handling of label machinery and consumables
  • Plastics processing machinery: extrusion equipment, blow moulding equipment, injection moulding equipment, processing aids

Propak East Africa is hosted by Montgomery ECO East Africa, Montgomery and ECO - Event and Conference Organisers Limited

Africa's Big Seven: Africa's Food & Beverage Retail Trade Exhibition

Africa's Big Seven trade show will be on June 19-21, 2016 (include a future event) at Gallagher Convention Centre, Midrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. The frequency of the trade is annual.

Businesses of the following sectors are especially invited: food processing, food, beverages, services, shop fitting, and display.

In 2015, 267 visitors took advantage of the show to present their products and services. 13,551 came to inform themselves of the latest innovations and trends in their business.

Exhibition Management Services (Pty) Ltd is the trade show organizer in charge of Africa's Big Seven.

Propak West Africa: Packaging, Processing, Printing and Plastics Exhibition

International trade show Propak West Africa will take place in Landmark Centre, Lagos, Nigeria on September 20-22, 2016.   Include an event in the future

The main exhibit sectors of the trade fair are:

  • Packaging: packaging and ancillary machinery, packaging supplies, end of line/material handling, packaging materials, converting.
  • Printing machinery and equipment.
  • Production and handling of label machinery and consumables.
  • Plastics processing machinery: processing aids, blow moulding equipment, extrusion equipment, injection moulding equipment

Propak West Africa has held annually, and it is open to trading visitors.

Montgomery West Africa, Montgomery will serve as the host of Propak West Africa trade show.

Based on last year’s participation among trade visitors, distribution among businesses was showing interest adopting the latest trends and innovations in their business. Food processing and packaging are among the focus in the industry.

This entry was posted in Africa & ME on January 6, 2017 by specialist.