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WHY SAITEX IS ESSENTIAL FOR YOUR BUSINESS

MORE THAN 4,900HIGH QUALITY ATTENDEES

SAITEX gives you direct access to buyers from 67 who attend to source the latest products, meet new partners and conclude export and import deals

 

One of Africa’s most established multi-sector trade-shows, SAITEX has delivered 26 successful years of affording local and international importers and exporters to take advantage of multi-sector trade opportunities across the continent.

 

In 2019 visitors were drawn from 67 countries, to source a full A-Z of products from around the world, to find new partners and to conclude export and import deals. 

 

SAITEX provides a high-level international business to business trade platform that gives access to both local and internationally secured companies and attracts buying missions and quality visitors.

VISITOR PROFILE 2019:

SAITEX Purchasing Authority

EXHIBITOR TESTIMONIAL

  • “We were first-time exhibitors. Overall, we had a great show experience with at least 60 highly valuable business leads, and we benefited from the networking opportunities. Our expectations were surpassed. We also had the opportunity to network and potentially do business with other exhibitors.”

     

    Nadhida Fajandar, Marketing, Shalamy Stationers

  • “SAITEX 2019 was great. The best experience and I have learnt a lot from the people I have interacted with. Thank you for making it easy for us to participate. See you next year.”

     

    Pesha Shale, Executive Head: Enterprise Development,
    Basotho Enterprise Development Corporation, Lesotho

  • “The networking opportunities were great and some promising business leads were received. We have already secured a stand for next year.”

     

    Emelia Ntshwe, CEO, Hands of RU

who exhibits

SAITEX 2019 attracted 150+ exhibitors to Johannesburg from 67 countries showcasing a diverse range of products.

WHY EXHIBIT

SAITEX gives you direct access to buyers from across the region.

The event attracts 4,900 + visitors from more than 67 countries who attend to source the latest products, meet new partners and conclude export and import deals.

Benefits of exhibiting:

  • Increase your sales
  • Promote your brand
  • Meet key buyers
  • Engage with industry stakeholders
  • Connect with local & international trade bodies

EXHIBITOR GEOGRAPHICAL ORIGIN

saitex who attended

WHO WILL YOU MEET?

 

For more than 26 years SAITEX has been bringing buyers and sellers together. We’ve built an unrivalled database, our campaign reaches senior buyers across the continent – from multinational wholesalers and retailers to niche importers and distributors. 

  • ENTREPRENEURS
  • IMPORTERS
  • WHOLESALERS
  • RETAILERS
  • PRODUCT MANUFACTURERS
  • DISTRIBUTORS
  • AGENTS
  • GOVERNMENT BODIES

TOP BRANDS

VISITING BRANDS IN 2019 INCLUDED

Destea

Standard Bank

Embassy of Vietnam

Ghana Oil Company Limited

Electrozone

Bidvest

Sri Lanka High Commission

BITC

High Commission of India

MEGA

The Department of Trade & Industry

 

WHY AFRICA

$18,785.98

is the average gross revenue per month for retailers in South Africa

6

of the world’s fastest growing economies are in Africa

Africa

has been defined as the future economic growth engine by several international business observers

54

African countries are members of AfCTFA – an EU-style single market

46.16%

is the gross margin for South African retailers

3.4%

economic growth forecasted for Sub-Saharan Africa in 2019-2020

4.1%

growth of Africa’s economy forecasted for 2020 by the African Development Bank

Africa

has one of the world’s largest and fastest developing markets in the world

WHY B2B EXHIBITIONS WORK

86%

of attendees have not been seen by your sales force in the last 15 months

76%

of decision makers ask for a quote at the show

85%

of decision makers believe that going to shows saves them time and money

67%

of all attendees represent a new prospect

90%+

of attendees plan to purchase in the next
12 – 15 months

50%+

of visitors attend for the first time

X6

For every US$1 invested in a trade show exhibitors see on average a US$6 return

Strategic partners

  • Trade Connect

Media partners

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  • 943
  • SABI
  • africa
  • SA PROFILE
  • TO BUILD
  • AfricanBusinessCentralLogo

Co-located with

Attending countries

Where and When

EXHIBITION VENUE

GALLAGHER CONVENTION
CENTRE

19 Richard Drive, Midrand,
Johannesburg, 1685

Gallagher Convention Centre is one of Africa’s largest conference and exhibition venues. Located in Midrand, between Pretoria and Johannesburg, Gallagher is conveniently positioned in the business hub of Gauteng and is the ideal location.

PARKING

Security monitored parking is available in an open air opposite the venue as well as behind Hall 5.

DATES

Sunday 21 JUNE 2020
Monday 22 JUNE 2020
Tuesday 23JUNE 2020

 

10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 16:00

The cost per day is R20.