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  • Welcome to Food West Africa

    The success of the 2016 show saw 60% of exhibitors re-book on-site. Food West Africa 2017 will expand further to 3,000m2 to meet the growing demand for exhibition space and allow more companies to reach the targeted audience of food industry professionals from all across the region.

    Over the course of 3 days Food West Africa will host over 200 exhibitors from 25 countries, enabling you to expose your company to the dedicated target audience and gain invaluable return on investment.

    The 2nd edition of this premier event will take place from 17-19 May, 2017. If you would like to find out more about exhibition, sponsorship or speaking opportunities, contact us at

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  • 2016 Post Show Report

    The 2016 show hosted a total of 142 exhibitors from 21 countries and brought together more than 4,200 industry professionals to attend.

    Download your copy of the 2016 post show report for a full breakdown of the show and to better understand the strategies we use to deliver and expand the event year-on-year.


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  • Food East Africa

    We are launching a sister show that will run in Kenya in 2017 entitled  Food East Africa showing our commitment unrivaled platform serving the African F&B industry.

    The exhibition will host more than 120 international companies across 2,000sqm of exhibition space within the Kenyatta International Conference Centre (KICC), Nairobi, Kenya 29 November - 1 December 2017.

    Africa Business recently published that Kenya, the largest economy in East Africa, is also the prime trade hub of the region with imported goods valued at $200 million and re-exported goods worth $520 million in 2015 proving itself as the flagship nation of the region which hosts 400 million people.


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Be a part of Food West Africa

Meet the food and drink industry in Africa's richest economy. Food West Africa offers a premier platform that will allow you to showcase your products and services to thousands of decision makers from across the region. Click on the relevant box below to learn more about exhibiting, sponsoring or attending the show.


    Food West Africa provides a unique platform for your business to showcase its products and services to thousands of decision makers and influencing individuals from across the West African food and drink industry.

    More than 150 companies from across the world will convene at Food Nigeria to showcase their products covering food and drink,

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    At Food West Africa, you will discover an effective medium for raising your profile in the food industry sector, and you will capitalize on the best opportunity to discuss business, share information, discover the latest trends or launch new products into the market.

    If you are looking to expand your current operations or meet new contacts within the West African food industry, 


  • Sponsorship


    Sponsorship provides a great means of broadening your competitive edge by improving your company's image, prestige and credibility by supporting events that your target market finds attractive.

    By sponsoring Food West Africa 2017 or by taking advantage of the various branding opportunities,


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Wednesday, 17 May 2017   10:00 - 18:00

Thursday, 18 May 2017   10:00 - 18:00

Friday, 19 May 2017   10:00 - 17:00

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