What is NME Expo?

The annual meeting place for Nigerian manufacturers

3000 leading manufacturers and SME's from West Africa will attend searching for affordable, end of line manufacturing machinery, tools and solutions including: Dangote Group, Procter & Gamble, Guinness, Nestle Nigeria and Unilever. 

The exhibition is the Official Trade Fair for the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (Event Patron) and is organised with the support and participation of the Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment (Host Ministry) and Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Host Chamber). The event runs concurrently with the Nigerian Raw Materials Expo (NIRAM) where raw materials including cash crops, cocoa, cotton and minerals can be purchased from local and international exhibitors.

The exclusive Event Patronage from the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) enables national attendance of manufacturers, whilst the exclusive mPAD Forum hosts C-level executives of Nigeria’s leading manufacturers and is Chaired by the President of MAN and Host Ministry ensuring the highest level of decision maker is present. Furthermore the Sponsorship and Booth participation of Bank of Industry (BOI) provides access to intervention funding for machinery acquisition by SME’s.

Exhibitors benefit from Nigeria’s industrialisation policy and increasing investments from manufacturers & SME’s into end of line packaging & labelling and processing & filling machinery for agro products, food, beverage, tobacco, pharmaceutical, textile, industrial and non-food manufacturing sectors.

Products and Sectors:

Packaging Machinery Zone

Agro | Food | Beverage | Tobacco | Pharmaceutical | Cosmetics | Textile | Non-Food

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Processing & Production Machinery Zone

Agro | Food | Beverage | Tobacco | Pharmaceutical | Cosmetics | Textile | Non-Food

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Industrial Equipment Zone

Tools | Hardware | Pumps | Motors | Generators | Compressors | Handling

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Raw Materials & Ingredients Zone

Agricultural Based | Mineral Based | Ingredients

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Manufacturers Association of Nigeria Zone

Finished Product | Consumables

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Why choose Clarion Events West Africa?

International Trade Fair Organiser with the right local connections and local office support for a hassle free experience when growing your operations in Nigeria

  • Market Intelligence
  • Shipping & Logistics Guidance
  • Visa Assistance
  • Stand Build Support

Attracting international investments and supporting entry of international business to Nigeria & West African markets

The Clarion Events West Africa (CEWA) head office is in Lagos, Nigeria and delivers world-class international trade exhibitions to the Nigerian & West African markets.

The Nigeria office benefits from having extensive knowledge of the Nigerian economy and exhibition sector as well as the support of the Clarion Events global network which is responsible for 180 international trade fairs every year delivered from 13 global offices and employing over 700 staff and a substantial network of International Agents.  

This substantial International Agent network works closely with export councils, trade promotion agencies and industry associations around the world in order to attract investment and support international companies’ entry and development in the Nigerian and West African markets.

The Clarion Events Ltd. and Clarion Events West Africa Manufacturing Portfolio boasts over 1,200 exhibitors and 28,100 visitors across 46,300m2 annually.  Having delivered international trade fairs in Africa for the past 20 years, Clarion Events Ltd is recognised as the leading organiser in the region.

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Why choose the Nigeria Manufacturing & Equipment Expo?

Finance & funding available at the exhibition: Financing & funding is available at the exhibition for SME’s and manufacturers to purchase machinery via Central Bank Nigeria (CBN), Bank of Industry (BOI), Bank of Agriculture (BOA), Nigerian Export Import Bank (NEXIM) and many other private sector providers ensuring more orders for international machinery will be placed at the Exhibition.

Exclusive CEO & Gov’t Forum providing visibility & access to C-Level and Gov’t officials: The co-location of mPAD (a private CEO & Gov’t Forum for policy level discussion) provides exhibitors access to and visibility with C-level executives and high ranking government officials and ensures the highest level of decision maker attending throughout the 3 days.

Unique Clarion Events Global Reach & Clarion Events West Africa Local Market Influence: Clarion Events global credentials partnered together with Clarion Events West Africa’s local market credentials delivers the highest attendance of international machinery suppliers as well as the highest attendance of local buyers and influencers. www.clarionevents.com | www.clarioneventswestafrica.com 

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