AGRIFOODTEC EAST AFRICA
Upcoming exhibition cannot be held in September 2014 as planned
Due to the current situation the organizer of Agrifoodtec East Africa herby announces that the upcoming exhibition cannot be held in September 2014 as planned.
Press Conference in Nairobi, Kenya
On Tuesday, Januray 15th, the first press conference was held by planetfair GmbH + Co. KG and Trade and Fairs East Africa Ltd at the Kenyatta International Conference Center in Nairobi. More than 70 attendees from Eastern and Central Africa took part at the conference to get first impressions about upcoming events like AGRIFOODTEC East Africa 2014.
For pictures please click on Press - Gallery.
About the market
In the EAC region the food production, processing and preparation sector remains a key sector in the economies of the member states. It is estimated that between 70% to 80% of the labour force of the EAC is involved in the food sector in one way or another. Between 24% and 48% of the GDP of the member countries, is attributed to the agriculture sector. These figures may be an under-estimate because they often do not take into account of livestock, fisheries and other food sup... read more