WHY SAITEX IS ESSENTIAL FOR YOUR BUSINESS
MORE THAN 2,700 HIGH QUALITY ATTENDEES
SAITEX offers direct access to trading channels: meet importers, distributors and retailers from across the continent
In 2018 visitors were drawn from 26 countries, to source a full A-Z of products from around the world, to find new partners and to conclude export and import deals. SAITEX is not just the largest multi-sector trade-show show in Africa, it also introduces the Trade Development Forum a key platform where government and trade bodies engage to discuss and share information and policy on development with Africa.
SAITEX remains one of the largest and most important events for inbound, interconnecting and outbound trade for the continent. For anyone wanting to do business in Africa, this is the event offers the finest and most effective route to market.
VISITOR PROFILE 2018:
“SAITEX has been amazing and we have found
that there has been a huge interest in our brand
and have met contacts from BushFire that are
interested in further exposing the brand.”
SAITEX 2018 attracted 140 exhibitors to Johannesburg from 17 countries showcasing a diverse range of products.
ELECTRONICS & IT
JEWELLERY & ACCESSORIES
GARDEN & HORTICULTURE
OUTDOOR FURNITURE AND FURNISHING
DIY & HOME IMPROVEMENT
MEDICAL & HEALTHCARE
BEAUTY & HAIR
AUTO & MACHINERY
OFFICE & WORKSPACE
RETAIL & INSTORE SOLUTIONS
BRANDS OF CHINA
EXHIBITOR GEOGRAPHICAL ORIGIN
BUYERS AND DECISION MAKERS FROM LEADING BRANDS ATTEND SAITEX
BUSINESS OWNERS & MANAGERS
RETAIL/WHOLESALE OWNERS & MANAGERS
INTERNATIONAL TRADE DELEGATIONS & BODIES
Some OF the names from 2018
Pick n Pay
High Commission of India
Shoprite Checkers (PTY) LTD
Huawei Technologies SA PTY LTD
The Department of Trade & Industry
Woolworths Holdings Ltd
Department for International Trade and Trade Facilitation Office Nigeria
WHY B2B EXHIBITIONS WORK
Now home to well over a billion people and an estimated 350 million middleclass consumers, Africa has one of the world’s largest and fastest developing retail markets in the world.
Total African retail market size is now well over US$800 billion and South Africa alone had over US$50 billion sales during 2015, growing at an average of 4% each year since 2010. SAITEX provides the most important meeting place for international product suppliers and buyers sourcing products.
TOTAL AFRICAN RETAIL MARKET SIZE IS NOW WELL OVER US$800 BILLION
EACH HAVE OPERATIONS IN AN AVERAGE OF 5.3 OTHER KEY MARKETS
21 OF THESE TOP 25 RETAILERS ARE HEADQUARTERED IN SOUTHERN AFRICA
AFRICA’S TOP 25 RETAILERS EARN OVER US$45 BILLION IN REVENUE
Where and When
19 Richard Drive, Midrand,
Gallagher Convention Centre is one of Africa’s largest conference and exhibition venues. Located in Midrand, between Pretoria and Johannesburg, Gallagher is conveniently positioned in the business hub of Gauteng and is the ideal location.
Security monitored parking is available in an open air opposite the venue as well as behind Hall 5.
Sunday 23 JUNE 2019
Monday 24 JUNE 2019
Tuesday 25 JUNE 2019
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 16:00
The cost per day is R20.