Global Expo

 

INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE IN SADC TRADE SHOWS: GLOBAL EXPO 2018, 30TH OCTOBER – 2ND NOVEMBER, BOTSWANA

Swaziland as a member of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) and party to the SADC Free Trade Area (FTA) has seen the need promote exports to the SADC market which creates regional market worth US$360 billion with a combined population of over 240 million. The region further includes dynamic economies with a high growth rate of over 7% annually such as Angola, Mozambique and Malawi to mention a few.

 

The Swaziland Investment Promotion Authority (SIPA) with funding under the SADC Trade Related Facility has identified regional trade shows as one of the activities that can be used to promote our exports to the SADC region in order to enhance SADC Intra-trade. One of such trade fairs is the Global Expo Botswana (GEB) which will be from 30th October to 2nd November 2018 in Gaborone, Botswana.

 

About GLOBAL EXPO BOTSWANA

·         GEB is Botswana’s premier international business to business event featuring an exhibition, trade and investment conferences and training on exporting, B2B networking,

·         Attracts 200 multi-sectoral exhibitors from Botswana and across the globe covering sectors including agriculture, textiles and apparel, tourism, handcraft, leather ICT, construction materials, timber and furniture,

·         Attracts about over 5000 professional visitors ranging from importers, wholesale traders, agents, distributors, international buyers and supply chain managers. It creates opportunities for meeting buyers & sellers in SADC region and building partnerships.

 

Invitation to Export Ready companies

Export ready local companies are therefore invited to register for selection to exhibit and promote their products at this fair. The funding will cater for all stand rental fees, shipment of display samples and daily subsistence allowance (covering accommodation and meals) only.  

Note: All selected companies will be required to cater for their own costs of transport and other incidentals.

For more information please contact us This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 7802 3487 or 2404 0470/2/3. Detailed information on GEB 2018, including registration forms can be accessed HERE ( click to Download Form)  The deadline for submission is 22nd October 2018. Click here for more info on Global Expo.


INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE IN TAIWAN INTERNATIONAL FOOD SHOW (FOOD TAIPEI) 2018

                                                                                                                       


The Kingdom of Eswatini (KoE) and Government of the Republic of China (Taiwan) has established an export marketing assistance program to assist local export ready companies in the food and beverages sector to market their products in Taiwan and the rest of Asia markets. The aim of this program is to assist local companies to increase their agricultural exports to Taiwan by establishing marketing channels and distributors and to also expose businesses to the advanced technology made in Taiwan for farming inputs, processing and packaging.
 
The Taiwan International Food Show (Food Taipei) has been identified as one platform that can be used to establish buyers in Taiwan and at same time source for Taiwan’s high tech food processing and packaging technology.
 
About Food Taipei 2018  Known as Asia’s premier  5in1 show held in conjunction with Foodtech (Food Technology and Pharmatech (Food Processing Machinery), Taiwan Packaging, Taiwan Horeca (Hotel, Restaurants and Catering) and Hallal shows  The show creates a diverse platform for establishing new buyers and sourcing for food processing machinery and equipment for packaging and catering.   It attracts 523 local and 525 foreign exhibitors and over 65 000 visitors.
 
 
The Swaziland Investment promotion Authority (SIPA) is therefore inviting export ready companies in the food and beverages sector to register for selection to promote their products at this fair. The funding will cater for all stand rental fees, shipment of display samples. 
 
For more information please contact us by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 7802 3487 or 2404 0470/2/3. To download Registration forms click here . The deadline for submission is 31st May 2018. For more information on Food Taipei Show click here.

 

Invitation to Participate in SAITEX 2018

                                                                                      

 

Swaziland as member of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) and party to the Free Trade Area (FTA) has seen the need to promote exports to the SADC market which creates regional market worth US$360 billion with a combined population of over 240 million. The region further includes dynamic economies with a high growth rate of over 7% annually such as Angola, Mozambique and Malawi to mention a few.

The Swaziland Investment Promotion Authority (SIPA) with funding under the SADC Trade Related Facility has identified regional trade shows as being the ideal platform to promote Swaziland exports and thus achieve the objective of SADC Intra Trade. One of such trade fair is the Southern African International Trade Exhibition (SAITEX) which will be from 24 to 26 June 2018 at the Gallagher Convention Center in Midrand, South Africa.

About SAITEX:

  • Attracts 850 exhibitors from 49 countries globally including sectors such as textile, clothing and accessories, hardware and building material, general merchandise, home ware, hospitality, catering, food and beverages.
  • SAITEX receives over 13 500 professional buyers from 72 countries (2017 statistics), who are either entrepreneurs, importers, distributors, retailers, product manufactures, or sourcing managers from chain stores and supermarkets.
  • The show remains Africa's premier international fair that runs concurrently with the continent's largest food and beverages show, the Africa Big 7 (AB7) show and the Hotel Show.

Local export ready companies are therefore invited to register for selection to exhibit and promote their products at this fair. The funding will cater for all stand rental fees, shipment of display samples and subsidized accommodation only. All selected companies will be required to cater for their own costs of transport and other incidentals.

For more information please contact us This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 7802 3487 or 2404 0470/2/3. Click here for detailed information on SAITEX. To download Registration forms click here. The deadline for submission is the 29th May 2018.

Business Seminar between Swaziland and Israel

 

“The Kingdom of Swaziland will be hosting an Israel delegation in Swaziland on the 5th April 2017 for a Business Seminar between the two countries. Participants will be drawn from both the public and private sector sectors. An Israeli delegation led by Ambassador Lenk will be participating at this event. The delegation includes Israeli companies from agriculture, water and cyber technology. The hosting of such an event shows the increasing bilateral partnership between the two countries following the successful visit of Swaziland's Prime Minister Barnabas Dlamini to Israel in December 2016”