Prominent multi-sector trade event paves the way for business growth across the trade and township economy sector
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Worldwide there are approximately 32 000 exhibitions each year, featuring 4.5 million exhibiting companies and attracting over 303 million visitors.
On 8 December, the dmg events Africa team hosted an online briefing where an expert panel discussed agreed that AfCFTA is the silver lining in Africa’s post-Covid trade opportunities. Thank you to our presenters: Dr. Judy Smith-Höhn for sharing insights on “The silver lining in South Africa’s bilateral trade opportunities” Mr. Michael Sudarkasa shared a presentation on […]
The shows, Africa’s Big 7, SAITEX and The Hotel & Hospitality Show and Halaal 21, gather together a range of South African and pan-African buyers to source products and services from a global manufacturing base. The show took place from 23–25 August 2021. Both independent sellers, as well as country trade development agencies, utilise […]
The event comprises of 3 trade exhibitions namely: Africa’s Big 7, SAITEX and Hotel & Hospitality Show. The event services 5 sectors namely: food & beverage, hospitality, retail and trade and will feature a digital exhibition, matchmaking, live workshops and so much more.
Based on an abundance of consultations with internal and external stakeholders, the decision has been made to postpone SAITEX to 23 – 25 August 2021, to now take place at the TicketPro Dome. Our stakeholders felt that a later date would allow more time for vaccines to be distributed and COVID mitigation effects to spread, […]
DMG EVENTS calendar notices 2020: SAITEX, Africa’s original multi-sector trade show, back for 27th year
SAITEX, one of Africa’s largest and most well established trade exhibitions, will be back at Gallagher Convention Centre in Johannesburg for its 27th run from 21 – 23 June 2020.
Deputy Tourism Minister to open key trade, retail and hospitality forum Over 10,000 government and business stakeholders are set to participate in Africa Trade Week this month, driving pan-African trade and business partnerships across the retail, hospitality, food and beverage and wholesale sectors. Africa Trade Week will bring together international industry professionals from […]
Key stakeholders to assess Africa’s economic forecast and continental trade prospects African governments, trade stakeholders and businesses are set to discuss the future of African trade and the impact of the new African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) at the upcoming Africa Trade Week in Johannesburg. The AfCFTA, described as the flagship project of […]
With impressive economic growth figures, Africa is becoming an attractive destination for trade and export. Africa is open for business and the continent is looking increasingly attractive as a trade and export destination, with average annual growth for Sub Saharan Africa forecast at 8% until 2023, which is a positive outlook following the downturn between […]
Events industry veteran Lynn Chamier has been appointed as the new Event Director at leading events organiser dmg events, presenter of the upcoming Africa Trade Week Chamier, with a 33-year background working in every aspect of exhibitions, will take over the role of Event Director for Food, Hospitality and Trade in South Africa, as […]
SAITEX co-locates within Africa Trade Week SAITEX, one of Africa’s largest and most well established trade exhibitions, returns to Johannesburg in June this year, showcasing multi-sectoral trade opportunities across the African continent. SAITEX, which has served as the key annual product sourcing opportunity for the entire continent’s retail and trade industry for over 25 […]
Three platforms co-locate for huge trade fair and co-located industry forums Over 10,000 trade stakeholders are set to converge in Johannesburg in June next year for Africa Trade Week, the key platform for continental trade across the retail, hospitality, food & beverage and wholesale sectors. Africa Trade Week, hosted by dmg events, incorporates […]