The 2nd Ethiopia International Trade Exhibition opened today at Millennium Hall at Addis Ababa with visitors flocking in to source new products, services and technology from around the world. The 3-day multi-country international trade event brings to Ethiopia exhibitors from 31 countries. The main attractions this time around are the UAE and German Pavilions showcasing the latest products and innovations which are now being made available to the Ethiopian industries.
Highlighting key sectors to promote and introduce new products equipment and services to the upcoming Ethiopian market is the primary goal for the Ethiopia International Trade exhibition. Sectors include building and construction, automotive and spare parts, power and energy, consumer products, food, agriculture, healthcare, printing, packaging and more. The event promises to introduce the Ethiopian market to world-class industry-leading products and services under one roof.
The much awaited 2019 edition will be open from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM for the public till 23rd of March 2019 and is to be officially inaugurated by H. E. Ambassador Misganu Arega. State Minister for Ministry of Trade, Government of Ethiopia. Ambassadors, trade delegations and representatives from various countries and ministries are confirmed to be present at the venue today to meet and support the companies representing their countries at the event.
Special pavilion participation from the UAE and Germany is followed closely by companies from China, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Italy, India, Turkey, Qatar, Malaysia, Russia, Pakistan and Bangladesh. Companies from the African continent, especially from Kenya, South Africa and Ethiopia, are also participating among the worlds’ leading global brands.
“Ethiopia is no longer a country that can be ignored. The interest shown by the business community towards the event shows that the industry leaders fully understand the importance and opportunities that are presented by the fair as well as the long term business relations it will create.” said Emily Parkson, Event Director from the organizers, Expogroup. As the biggest business and trade event in Ethiopia, this event presents and opportunity for all industry leaders, innovators, business owners, importers, entrepreneurs and upcoming traders from various industries and backgrounds to source their needs and interact with international brands under one roof.
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