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agrofood & plastprintpack West Africa 2018 : The Minister of Trade and Industry gets involved...

Source: abidjan.net, 19 september 2018 

Mr. Augustin Akou and Ms. Marie José Assouhan of 2A, Mr. Ahmed M. Diomandé, Director of the Cabinet of the Ministry of Trade, Industry and SME Promotion, Mr. Paul März of fairtrade

The organizers of the 5th edition of the Agrofood and Plasprintpack West Africa International Fair, scheduled for 20-22 November 2018, were received in audience on Tuesday 18 September 2018 by the Director of the Cabinet, Ahmed M. Diomandé, from the Ministry of Trade, Industry and SME Promotion. Objective: officially present the event to the government through the relevant ministerial supervision. agrofood and plasprintpack West Africa is a trade fair dedicated to professionals from Ivory Coast and the entire region. 

"This is an opportunity for professionals in the agrofood, plastics and packaging industries," said Mr. Akou during the announcement of the event held in May 2018. More than eighty exhibitors from 16 countries will participate in this exhibition. It is a major event for the agri-food and plastprintpack industry sector and is being organised for the first time in Côte d'Ivoire.

The international agrofood & plastprintpack exhibition covers the entire value chain of all the industries concerned. At the international level, this event is supported by several Western embassies and various associations. For this year, France, the Netherlands and Turkey have already decided to be present at this exhibition with official national pavilions.