The 17th Plastic, Printing and Packaging Africa (PPPEXPO) exhibition will be held between 4 and 6 October 2013 at Kenya International Convention Centre (KICC) in Nairobi. Exhibitors from 25 countries including UAE and Egypt already booked stands at the show and EXPOGROUP the organizer of the event is looking forward welcoming visitors from 12 African countries and beyond. The exhibitors are manufacturers and suppliers of a wide array of plastic, packaging and printing equipment and supplies including processing and moulding machines, printing, marking, packaging, paper, adhesives, sealants, offset, digital and more. Last year exhibitors from 18 European, Asian and Middle Eastern countries exhibited at the event and a total of 6525 trade visitors attended the exhibition. This year more than a dozen companies from UAE including Ali Al Hashemi, Al Dana, Unipack and Wafa among others are exhibiting at the event. Egyptian companies also have a strong presence at the show.
Africa is one of the fastest growing markets in the world and PPPEXPO Africa has the potential to attract thousands of buyers and decision makers from all the levels and sectors of Plastics, Printing & Packaging Industry.
With a population of more than 40 million, Kenya is a thriving consumer market and the only distributor of goods to other East African countries such as Tanzania, Uganda, Ethiopia, Malawi, Nigeria, South Africa and several others situated on East coast of Africa. Kenya potentially caters to a market of more than estimated to be that of 380 million customers. Having the largest Sea Port in Mombasa, the country is the largest incoming source of products by sea to the East African region from Arab countries, India, Europe & Far East.