The 21st Edition of the Buildexpo Africa was held at KICC in the month of May 2018. His Excellency, Hon. Adan Mohamed, EGH, Minister of Industry, Trade and Co-operatives, Government of Kenya, inaugurated the event in Nairobi. He was accompanied by Hon. Sen. Philip S. Mpaayei, MP, Kajiado County; Hon. Dr. Swarup R. Mishra (Kiprop Arap Chelulei) MP, Kesses Constituency; and Hon. Joseph W. Manje, MP, Kajiado North Constituency. Among the dignitaries present were the Ambassadors and High Commissioners from China, India, Turkey, Indonesia, Germany, Italy, Denmark, Russia, South Africa, Spain, Japan, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and Nigeria. The show had a tremedous response from the local visitors who were eager to find the right import and sourcing partners and also the exhibitors who were introduced to the fast growing market of East Africa.
Early preparations for the Buildexpo in full swing with Elite Tools and Rock Plant Hitachi outdoor displays.
Hon. Dr. Swarup R. Mishra ( Kiprop Arap Chelulei) MP, Kesses Constituency was among the dignitaries present to support the participants at the trade event.
Chief Guest for the event His Excellency, Hon. Adan Mohamed, EGH, Minister of Industry, Trade and Co-operatives, Government of Kenya arriving at the KICC venue.
His Excellency, Hon. Adan Mohamed sharing some excellent insights into the Kenyan trade equations and extended his personal support and the Kenya government support to the event and it's participants.
The event was declared open by the chief guest Hon. Adan Mohamed by cutting the red ribbon.
Hon. Dr. Swarup R. Mishra inspecting new products displayed at the event by international companies.
Hon. Adan Mohamed interacted with some of the participants who were based in East Africa as well.
Hon. Joseph W. Manje, MP, Kajiado North Constituency also visited the event and exchanged a few business oppoertunities with major companies at the event.