First in Africa's hand-crafted artificial corals have already drawn interest from different countries, including Dubai at SAITEX.

Mauritius-based Casting World design and manufacture the handmade prototypes of artificial corals, coral reefs and customised features.

Sharanaz Subratty, the Director of Casting World said: "We are the only one doing this, therefore, the product is unique at this event."

The products are hand-crafted, and are meant to decorate hotels, office spaces, as well as households.

The company says it is doing this to save the environment and the company is looking to export some of its products to Africa.

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