Uganda set to host the first construction industry international expo
Uganda Buildcon international Expo 2022 in partnership with the Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban development are organising a trade show that will run from August 11th -13th 2022 at UMA Show grounds, Lugogo, Kampala, Uganda.
By John Kusolo
Uganda Buildcon international Expo 2022 in partnership with the Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban development are organising a trade show that will run from August 11th -13th 2022 at UMA Show grounds, Lugogo, Kampala, Uganda. The participation charges are UGX 2,500,000 exclusive of VAT for 9 SQM
The theme of this year’s exhibition is; “CONNECT WITH UGANDA’S CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY TO BUILD A BETTER TOMORROW.” According to one of the organisers Mushabe Quentin , all professional associations of surveyors, engineers in the construction industry are involved and 8 countries are expected to take part. These include; Kenya, Egypt, Turkey, Oman, United Arab Emirates, India, France including Uganda to showcase different technologies and products
UGANDA BUILDCON 2022 is the leading international exhibition focused on architecture, construction, building materials, engineering, innovation, interiors, design, heavy equipment, construction machinery, tools and commercial vehicles trade show.
Uganda has witnessed an impressive real estate boom which has changed the regions skylines, transforming its landscape. Uganda is expected to register a compound annual growth of 6.4%, the construction industry contributes over 12% of Uganda’s gross domestic product (GDP) and has witnessed steady growth for the last years and despite the recent upsurge in inflation, the sector has remained on a steady path of growth and development.
Uganda and East African region are growing steadily in both population and GDP.
Uganda ranks highly across many key business climate indicators for inward investors.
Uganda imports from India is around US$990 Million annually and the construction industry itself covers 20% of the total imports from India. The government of Uganda has allocated 16.2% of its budget to road infrastructure which is the largest allocation of any sector. The government is focusing on infrastructure development through means of modernised railway lines, World-class highways and residential projects, high rise buildings and many more. The Ugandan construction market brings promising growth opportunities with the infrastructure gap, population and economic growth along with an active Government which are the key driving forces for the exponential growth of the construction industry.
About THE ORGANISERS
FUTUREX TRADE FAIR AND EVENTS PVT. LTD. aims at providing an ideal business platform through Exhibitions, Seminars, Corporate Events and Get together. Their strength lies in understanding the industry’s needs and interest to serve it properly and multi-dimensional activities to make it the most viable business platform. With professional approach and expert manpower, the offered platforms are recognised as a safe bet by the industry professionals. Futurex Trade Fair and Events PVT. LTD. believe in the philosophy of making exhibition most sustainable and cost effective mode of business activity with the perfect blend of best manufacturers and potential industry buyers from around the world.
EXHIBITIONS AND TRADE SERVICES INDIA PVT. LTD. is an exhibition organising company based at Navi Mumbai, India. It is professionally committed to deliver best trade services in the industry through pool of talented people. They offer complete solutions to organise trade fairs in Domestic and International markets.
They have an extensive database encompassing a wide cross section of products and sectors. Additionally, they have a good rapport with Trade Associations and Export Promotion Councils/ Chambers from India. Such relations help further their goal of increasing Indian participation at international events.