World Export Development Forum (WEDF) 2018

World Export Development Forum (WEDF) 2018

The EABC is pleased to invite you to participate in the World Export Development Forum (WEDF) 2018, themed ‘Scaling up through trade: Skill – Innovate – Connect’ on 10th – 12th September in Lusaka, Zambia.

This is a unique opportunity to expose East African goods and services to Zambia market as well as, build connections and partnerships with international distributors, suppliers and investors. This year, the Business-to-Business (B2B) meetings will be held on 10th-11th September 2018 and will focus on the following products: Agricultural crops (fruits, vegetables, coffee and tea, cereals and oilseeds); Honey and honey-by-products; Machinery for crop farming (fruit/vegetable/oilseeds processing); Postharvest storage systems and Packaging for vegetable-based products.

The conference session will commence on 11th – 12th September 2018 and offers an opportunity for the business community and high-level policy decision makers to reflect and engaged in candid discussions on:
• Jobs of Tomorrow, Through Trade
• Agriculture to Agribusiness:  Reducing Risks, Increasing Returns
• Tearing Down Trade Borders
• Going Green: Who Will Finance SMEs
• Reducing Risks for Investors in Africa

We welcome you to join the EABC business delegation to Lusaka, Zambia. Registration is free of charge. Kindly:

• Fill attached registration form to confirm your participation
• If you are interested in B2B networking, fill also the attached B2B questionnaire to receive a list of potential business partners based on identified business complementarities.
• Cover your costs of travel and accommodation to attend the forum.

All filled forms should be sent via email to with a copy to before 1st September 2018.

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