Africa – the new home of trade

dmg events is hosting Africa Trade Week, which will comprise of three essential exhibitions, namely The Hotel & Hospitality Show, Africa’s Big 7 and SAITEX. Taking place from the 20 – 22 June 2021, Africa Trade Week will bring together the hospitality, tourism, food & beverage and the retail sectors under the theme “Africa – the new home of trade.”

A fitting theme as South Africa’s’ trade industry is made of five sectors namely: retail, hospitality, food & beverage and wholesale. The 3-event showcases these sectors to the world while building a world-class retail event for Africa which will ensure the spotlight is on the continent in June every year.

Africa Trade Week welcomes over 10,000 local & international industry professionals from 65 countries to source products, services, equipment, supplies, innovations, technology and solutions from over 500 exhibitors.

This 3-event showcase also includes free training workshops and live features including competitions are supported by over 20 different global media partners.

This dedicated 3-day international trading platform establishes South Africa as the gateway to the continent while delivering the latest cutting edge innovations, new ideas and products, trends, insight and future thinking, ensuring that Africa Trade Week is the go-to event in the global calendar and the only place to find new products, secure new clients and meet the leading professionals from across the globe.

Strategic partners

Knowledge partners

Official media partner

Outdoor media partner

Media partners



Gallagher Convention Centre

19 Richard Drive, Midrand,
Johannesburg, 1685

Gallagher Convention Centre is one of Africa\’s largest conference and exhibition venues. Located in Midrand, between Pretoria and Johannesburg, Gallagher is conveniently positioned in the business hub of Gauteng and is the ideal location.


Security monitored parking is available in an open air field opposite the venue as well as behind Hall 5.
The cost per day is R20.


Sunday 20 June 2021
Monday 21 June 2021
Tuesday 22 June 2021

10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 16:00