Exhibition and Matchmaking event “Agriculture Against Climate Change”
27 – 29 September Dakhla / Morocco
On behalf of the Chamber of Agriculture of Dakhla-Oued Ed-Dahab & the Regional Agriculture Directorate of Dakhla-Oued Ed-Dahab, we invite Dutch companies to take part during the 3rd edition of the international agricultural fair Dakhla-Oued Ed-Dahab (Faid 2018) which will be held from 27 – 29 September. Do not miss this opportunity!
- The costs for participating is only € 650, – excl. VAT*, which includes: a fully equipped stand of 16 m2, participate in matchmaking events, company visits, round tables, and airport pick-up & drop off!
- A special rate is arranged for the hotel and the flight!
- Free hotel accommodation, first come, first serve (subject to availability)
The World Economic Forum placed Morocco as the 1st most competitive economy in North Africa, in its African Competitiveness Report 2014-2015. In addition, the Moroccan government invests a lot in the development of its country. Due to the strong economic growth in the recent years, Southern Morocco is one of the areas receiving a great deal of attention and new projects are being launched in the fields of Agriculture, Horticulture, Fisheries, Livestock, Port Development & Renewable Energy. The business sector plays a major role in this, and the international business community is invited to contribute with their expertise and experience.
- Moroccan, African and International parties will be present with interest in new technologies, knowledge and trade;
- Dakhla has an excellent climate for agriculture and horticulture;
- Focus on exports to Europe and Africa;
- Morocco wants to double seafood exports by 2020 with its National Fisheries Plan;
- New Agricultural zone of 5,000 m2 with plans for strong expansion;
The objectives of this edition are focused on (i) creating commercial opportunities for the region (ii) B2B matchmaking between companies, investors and government (iii) improving the quality of the products from the region and introducing new technology and know-how. The most important sectors are Agriculture, Horticulture, Fisheries, Animal Husbandry, Water and Environmental Technologies. The fair has a total surface area of 3,000m2 and comprises 5 poles, including an international section where Dutch companies will present their knowledge, technology and services.
Activities and Holland Promotion: For the Dutch delegation, introductions, workshops and round tables will also be organized during the fair, in which various themes will be discussed focusing on the future of agriculture, horticulture, livestock farming and the fishing sector. In addition, company visits are also organized to experience the practice up close and to speak with experts from the field. Finally, there will also be breeding competitions specifically for cattle breeding related to the selection of the best breeders.
In short, South Morocco is developing rapidly and this offers opportunities for Dutch entrepreneurs. As the spots are limited, it is recommended that you register soon by contacting [email protected]. You can also call me directly if you have questions or want to discuss the possibilities: 06-42108037
What: Trade exhibition in Morocco
When: 27 to 29 September 2018
Registration: Register before 30 August 2018, via [email protected]
After receiving your application, you will be contacted for a personal intake interview. During this meeting, your wishes regarding the mission and matchmaking will be mapped out.
Costs: The costs of participation are € 1.350, – excl. VAT per participant (€650, – excl. VAT after subsidy *). Travel and accommodation costs and any costs such as interpreters and individual transport are at your own expense. CGCB has favorable conditions for hotel accommodation and airline ticket.
Subsidy *: Via RVO (Netherlands Enterprise Agency) you may receive a subsidy of up to 50% for this mission (under conditions). Contact us for more information about the subsidy.
Organization: The mission is organized by CGCB International B.V.
Contact: Mohammed L. Iaallala 06-42108037. E-mail: [email protected]