“School & Office Expo, 18-20 May 2018, Nairobi Kenya”, the first exhibition in Kenya focusing on Stationery, Paper, Back-to-School, Office Supplies & Technology Products. It will feature 80+ international exhibitors, 50+ qualified “Sponsored VIP Buyers” from Burundi, Ethiopia, Malawi, Rwanda, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Mozambique, South Africa etc & 1000+ “b2b-trade visitors” from east Africa.
Eastern Africa has a population of over 400 Million which is over 5% of the total world population. Africa has a growing population which needs more schools & job creation. Last few years have witnessed significant expansion in both educational & corporate sectors. The credit goes to government focus on education & their initiatives to boost foreign investment. Kenya has emerged as a leading distribution centre for east Africa. Mombasa is a major port servicing east Africa, especially the land locked countries in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Increasing population, consumption, growing manufacturing industry & a gradual shift from cheap products to better quality branded ones. The market is growing which presents opportunities for brands, manufacturers and also local distributors to try new products & expand their portfolios.
The core selling point of SCOFEX is assured hosted buyers from over 10 African countries. This gives every exhibitor an opportunity to meet genuine stationery importers.