Afro Packaging Exhibition is the most dedicated event for packaging and processing technology in the Egyptian and North African markets. The four days event is the ideal place for the exhibitors to present their latest developments in technology & materials and present live demonstrations to visitors. Afro Packaging Exhibition is Featuring over 400 on space area of 17,000 square meters; who are coming from Middle Eastern countries (Saudi Arabia, UAE, Jordan, Lebanon,Kuwait, Bahrain and Syria) European countries (Germany, Turkey, Cyprus, Spain, Italy, UK, France, Sweden, Greece, Poland, Belgium and Scandinavia countries) and Asian countries (China, Taiwan, India, Pakistan and South Korea)
to meet more than 20,000 visitors are coming from Egypt, Tunisia, Morocco, Sudan, Algeria, South Africa, Kenya, Senegal, Tanzania, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Syria, Lebanon, Libya, Jordan, France, Germany, Greece, Italy and Turkey.
The three days of Afro Packaging 2014 remained busy and progressive at the venue with a high influx of quality visitors. The event engaged a number of trade professionals and business opportunities who visited to explore the potential of markets.
Egypt is the most populated country in Mena region (90 Million), and has one of the largest economies in Africa. Egypt’s economy is traditionally associated with agriculture, which has become much more diverse, with focusing on packaging and food processing industry; as these sectors have drawn the attention of international investors seeking new business opportunities in this part of region.
Packaging and food processing industry is the backbone if the Egyptian economy due to it`s strong relativity to the agriculture and food manufacturing sectors. The Egyptian market is concentrating primarily on the rapidly growth of packaging and food processing technology industry which represents 50% of the total market, that is growing at a pace of 25% annually.