Participants start signing up for Angolan food fair Alimentícia Angola

23 March 2007

Luanda, Angola, 23 March – Angolan and foreign companies from the food and drinks industry have begun signing up for the 3rd edition of Alimentícia Angola, to be held in Luanda in May, Angolan news agency Angop reported.

Companies such as Golfrate Group, Arosfran, Águas de Bom Jesus, Atlanfina, Xiami Angola, Shoprite, Cuca BGI, INtramuros, Nocal, Coca-Cola and Angoalisar, have confirmed their presence at the Luanda International Fair (Filda) facility.

As well as these companies there will also be institutional participation from Angola and abroad, namely from the USA, South Africa, Portugal, Brazil, Germany, Spain and France, according to a source from the Arena Direct group, which is organizing the event.

The organizers of the Alimentícia fair expect an increase in the number of companies taking part, which may reach 200 as compared with 130 in the previous edition.

The International Food and Drinks Fair – “Alimentícia Angola” is an annual event, which was first held in 2005 organized by Arena Direct, in partnership with Filda and the National Directorate of Internal Trade. (macauhub)