Trade Fairs & Events

Introduction

Participation in trade promotion events such as trade fairs and shows provides exporters with an excellent opportunity to showcase, promote their products and interact with potential clients, all in the vain of establishing and strengthening business relationships. UEPB keeps track of what is happening in different markets of interest and provides information - as below - on upcoming trade events exporters can tap into. In some case, UEPB also offer support to exporters to participate or showcase their products. For further information on any such opportunities, please get in touch with the Export Promotion & Market Development Division - Tel: +256 (0)414 257 002 or email: info@ugandaexports.go.ug

List of Trade Events

  • Sat
    22
    Apr
    2017
    Mon
    24
    Apr
    2017
    All DayCairo - Egypt

    To learn more on this event please contact Cesena Fiera Spa:
    Tel. +39 0547/317435
    Email: valentina.piraccini@macfrut.com

  • Mon
    01
    May
    2017
    Fri
    05
    May
    2017
    All DayChina Import & Export Fair Complex, 382 Yuejiang Zhong Road, Guangzhou, 510335

    The 121st Session of the Canton Fair is due to take place in April - May 2017. Phase 3, constituting the International Pavilion will take place on 1 - 5 May 2017.

  • Wed
    10
    May
    2017
    Fri
    12
    May
    2017
    9:30 to 18:30 HrsRimini Expo Centre, Milan, Italy

    Why is Macfrut worth a visit?
    Macfrut is a leading trade fair for professional operating in the fruit and vegetables sector in Italy and in Europe. The new premises of the exhibition, the growing number of Italian and foreign companies participating, and a wide range of initiatives aimed at promoting innovation and internationalization are the features that make it an event of great importance.

    The exhibiting companies involved represent the entire supply chain: 11 sectors (Seeds, Breeding & Nursery, Crop Technology, Production, Trading & Retail, Processing Machinery, Packaging Materials, Fresh Cut, Dried Fruit, Logistics, and Services), as well as business meetings, fully equipped conference rooms and many additional events to offer visitors not only business opportunities but also an occasion for learning and discussion.

    Macfrut is becoming an increasingly international trade event offering the chance to do business while showcasing technical expertise, know-how and the excellent products from the local area.

    The most significant figures of the 2016 edition:

    • 40,000 square metres of exhibition space
    • 1,000 exhibitors
    • 38,000 visitors, 24% foreign
    • 1,000 international buyers
  • Wed
    24
    May
    2017
    Thu
    25
    May
    2017
    All DayNairobi, Kenya

    Value Added Agriculture Expo East Africa, organised by Reed Exhibitions, is East Africa’s largest conference and exhibition promoting the full value chain in agro processing. Reed Exhibitions is the industry leader and the largest and most successful events company in the world and is reputed for its passion for delivering high-profile, customer-focussed events in established and emerging markets.

    Value Added Agriculture Expo East Africa creates a business platform for new investors to explore opportunities in the region. Supported by all East African government leaders, the exhibition will increase trade not only for the full value chain in agro processing, but also provide the platform for international businesses to showcase their latest equipment, machinery and technology in value addition production.

    The two day conference will create a dialogue amongst East Africa Government policy and decision makers to increase value added agriculture offerings and decrease critical stumbling blocks in the industry. It will also give investors an opportunity to understand the market to expand their businesses. Agro processors will gain more insight on the latest technology to produce high quality products in more cost effective ways.

    Value Added Agriculture Expo East Africa will be held from 24-25 May 2017 in Nairobi, Kenya for the entire region.

  • Wed
    07
    Jun
    2017
    Fri
    09
    Jun
    2017
    All DayGrosvenor House, Park Lane, London

    WHAT IS THE LPS?
    The LPS is the UK produce industry's international event of the year
    Presented by the Fresh Produce Consortium and Produce Business magazine, the LPS will take place on June 7-9, 2017 at Grosvenor House on London's Park Lane. Now in its fourth year, it offers the added value of a one-day full trade show that includes a must-attend networking cocktail reception, the Foodservice Forum, a series of educational seminars, chef demos, an international student programme, and a thought leaders breakfast panel hosted by world-renowned Perishable Pundit Jim Prevor.

  • Wed
    01
    Nov
    2017
    Fri
    03
    Nov
    2017
    All DayDubai, United Arab Emirates

    INTERNATIONAL COFFEE & TEA FESTIVAL - is the only internationally recognized coffee and tea expo in the Middle East

    The International Coffee & Tea Festival is the one-stop event showcasing all facets of coffee, tea, bar and café products, equipment and services, presenting a focused, industry-recognized platform in the region.

    The Middle East’s flourishing coffee and tea market offers an ideally conducive environment for cafés and restaurants and continues to grow exponentially. Over the last seven years since its inception, the International Coffee & Tea Festival has proven instrumental to the development of the industry, providing professionals and coffee/tea businesses the exposure to promote their products, launch new concepts and seek new business channels.

    For more information visit: http://www.coffeeteafest.com/