The organizers of the event at the press conference. Organized annually since 2010, Addisbuild is the longest standing construction event in East Africa. Photo Mhret Gkristos/Monitor

Tenth Addis Build Exhibition to Be Held Next Week

ADDIS ABEBA – The Tenth edition of Addis Build International Construction exhibition is set to be held at Addis Ababa’s Millennium hall next week, the organizers said on Thursday.

The four–day event, starting from October 9, has this year attracted close to 100 exhibitors across the world including Turkey, Germany, India, China, Iran, Thailand, Qatar and Saudi Arabia, among others.

The companies will exhibit their products and services in the sector. These include steel products, security fence, iron, metal and steel products, water treatment, electric products and other technologies, according to the organizers.

A major panel discussion will be a part of the exhibition which will focus on material supply chain challenges in the sector.

Around 6,000 people are expected to visit the exhibition which will bring new technologies to the Ethiopian construction sector, said Yokabed Nurlen program manager at the organizing company.

The exhibition will be organized by Ethel advertising and communication collaboration with Turkish organizer Ladin international fair congress partnership with the ministry of urban development and construction.

By Mhret G/kristos