An International Multi-sector Exhibition
The exhibition is a biennial trade show (Every 2years) and is organised with the support and participation of the Ministry of Trade & Industry.
With more than 85,000 attendees from all Central, East & South African countries at the show, meet new customers and develop relationships with existing clients. Over the 5 days Congo Int’l Expo, were millions of dollars of contracts are negotiated and signed.
The DRC has liberalized its importation regime since the beginning of the 1990s. According to the WTO, the DRC‟s average applied tariff rate was 12 percent in 2008. All DRC‟s tariffs are ad valorem and charged on a cost, insurance and freight (CIF) basis. The tariff structure consists of three bands: 5 percent for equipment goods, raw materials, agricultural and veterinary supplies and unassembled equipment; 10 percent for large consumable food items, industrial inputs, spare parts, and items for social services, such as hospitals and disabled persons; and 20 percent for clothing, furniture, cigarettes, and other finished products.
Who Will Attend?
Who will Attend?
Over 13,150 VIP hosted buyers from Congo, Kenya, Angola, Tanzania, Zambia, Gabon, Southsudan, etc at Congo Int’l Expo 2017 conducted 15,000 meetings with exhibitors via the match making system. The Congo International Expo Attendees portfolio consists of the hosted buyers, visitors to the exhibition and the conference delegates.