Industry leaders on board for bauma Conexpo AfricaPublished 18/12, 2017 at 14:00
The economic recovery of Sub-Sahara and positive market opportunities in South Africa are reflected in the number of companies that have signed up for bauma Conexpo Africa.
The third international trade fair for construction machinery, building material machines, mining machines and construction vehicles will be held at the Johannesburg Expo Centre in South Africa from 13 to 16 March, 2018.
“We have already attracted industry leaders including Associated Asphalt Equipment, BAUER, Bell Equipment, CLT - Crane Load Technology, Doka, GEDA-Dechenreiter, HANSA-FLEX, Hiab, Husqvarna, Hytec Holdings, ITR Africa, IVECO, Layher, Masa, MB Crusher, Pan Mixers South Africa, Pilequip, Putzmeister, Scaw, Shantui, Wirtgen, XCMG and ZF Services,” said BC Expo South Africa show organiser chief executive Elaine Crewe. “ We are also looking forward to having Deutz Diesel Power and Powerstar for the first time. We are going to have an impressive line-up of the entire industry at the trade fair.”
A large number of international pavilions are also being planned for te show. China, Finland, Germany, North America and the UK have registered. Portugal and Singapore will also have a pavilion for the first time. “This clearly shows the importance of bauma Conexpo Africa for international companies,” said Crewe.
“For us there is no comparable trade show, no other international trade fair in Africa. Bauma Conexpo Africa delivers on our expectations,” said Masa sales director Frank Reschk.
ITR Africa managing director Brian van Buuren agreed: “The previous trade fair was an incredibly successful show for us and the professionalism shown by bauma Conexpo Africa allowed us to showcase our products and enjoy the success we continually strive for.”
Changes are being made to the event, including optimizing visitor flow to all exhibition areas. In addition to entrance 5/6, visitors will now be able to use entrance 3/4. The addition of this entrance will feature a new outdoor exhibition area that will provide exhibitors with more space for their displays. Companies can register at www.bcafrica.com.