Rwandan capital Kigali will from tomorrow (Wednesday) be hosting a major construction exhibition Buildexpo Africa.
The event that is being spearheaded by Dubai based organisers Expogroup will continue to Friday this week.
Media manager of Expogroup Asif Mavany, said that their main objective it to display Rwanda to the international market to drive investment in the country.
The event will bring in the latest and a variety of products, machinery and technology to the country from over 20 countries. Importers in Rwanda will be able to meet companies from Germany, China, India, Turkey, Italy, Spain, South Africa, UAE, Oman and several others face to face.
The will feature mega brands in building material, mining, lighting, glass, steel and aluminum, hardware and tools, machinery and equipment, among others.
Participants from Rwanda will include:Tedmer International, Fati Limited, Akagera Group, Munyax Solar, Hippo Roofings, Safintra and EAHK Rwanda.
International firms that will feature in this year’s buildexpo Africa event include:Bauer Germany, Oman Cables, Prime Drilling Gmbh, Wood-Mizer South Africa, RTS Power India, Heavyfab Kenya, among others.
For the last 21 years construction exhibition Buildexpo Africa has been hosted in Kenya, Tanzania and Ethiopia. The construction industry in Rwanda is one of the most rising in Africa.