Exhibitors come from Belgium, China, France, Germany, Italy, Korea, Nigeria, Taiwan, Turkey, Tunisia and Spain will meet in Lagos for the 8th edition of Agrofood & Plastprintpack Nigeria event scheduled to take place from 28 to 30 March 2023 at the Landmark Centre in Lagos, Victoria Island.
A statement from the organisers, Fairtrade, said global technology leaders from the 11 countries are expected to showcase adapted technologies and solutions for the Nigerian and West African market in the fields of agriculture, food and beverage processing, ingredients, plastics, printing and packaging.
According to the statement, this year 21 German exhibitors will be present at the German Pavilion, which is the traditional highlights at Agrofood & Plastprintpack Nigeria.
“The German Pavilion is presented by the German Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action and supported by the German Trade Fair Association AUMA and the German Engineering Federation VDMA.
“The top level 3-day conference will yet again run alongside the exhibition. Key topics will cover beverage production & ingredients, supply chain evaluation, finance and others. C-level speakers representing market-leading companies and institutions such as Diageo, First City Monument Bank…
“Access Bank, Sterling Bank, Bühler Group, Psaltry International, Simply Green, JR Africa, Niji Group, Conversations Africa and Farm Republic among others, will deliver educational and entertaining sessions of the highest quality, promising immediate benefits for the audience in their day-to-day business.
“As with the previous events, a 3-day Packaging Masterclass will take place parallel to the exhibition. It is organised by the African Packaging Organisation (APO), a member of the World Packaging Organisation (WPO).
“The target is to teach how companies can leverage food processing and packaging for retail trade through an Executive Certificate Course in Packaging Materials and Food Packaging Technology.” The statement raid in part.