UNEARTH THE POTENTIAL OF THE FOOD & AGRO INDUSTRY IN THE SOUTHERN AFRICA REGION
The AFMASS Southern Africa edition is the best platform for the industry stakeholders in the Southern-Central African region to discover the latest technologies and innovations that are critical to the growth of the young industry, in one of the regions with outstanding potential and opportunities in sub-Saharan Africa.
A new addition to the AFMASS Conferences & Expos, the event provides the most important route to the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region market, out of South Africa’s, food & beverage, agro and agro-processing, milling and hospitality & foodservice industry.
The event targets the following countries in the region:
These countries have a lot in common, including a young and vibrant agro-processing industry driven by increasing investment in agriculture, manufacturing and associated industries.
Zambia is a leading light not only in the production of grains, oilseeds and livestock, but also on processing and packaging of products for local and regional markets in the SADC region.
The country provides an ideal central location for the industry players from the region to converge at AFMASS Conference & Expo to trade, network and learn about the latest technologies and chart the way forward for the industry.
AFMASS Southern Africa edition focuses on current issues and trends in the region; with a particular emphasis on how the region can improve on processing and packaging efficiencies, food safety and regional trade in grains and oilseeds; meat, fish and poultry and other food, beverage and milled products.
The theme for the 2018 edition of AFMASS Southern Africa is:
FOOD & AGRO INDUSTRY ON THE UPSWING: BUILDING CAPACITY TO IMPROVE REGIONAL & INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN THE SADC REGION
The event is structured to provide delegates and exhibitors with an excellent networking opportunity through a high-level conference and trade exhibition.
The Conference sessions shall bring together 500+ regional and international delegates and speakers in conference and panel discussion sessions.
A parallel exhibition, open to trade visitors, and where over 1200 visitors are expected over the three days, will provide exhibitors and partners the opportunity to trade and reach out to the industry.