More than 580 companies from Mozambique have confirmed participation in the 53rd edition of the Maputo International Fair, FACIM, which will take place from 28 August to 3 September in Marracuene, in the southern province of Maputo, the event’s director said on Wednesday in Maputo.
José Jossias also told Radio Moçambique that companies from 26 countries, including Germany, Portugal and the United Kingdom, had shown interest in exhibiting their products at this year’s FACIM.
The 52nd edition of the Maputo International Fair, which ran from 29 August to 4 September 2016, was attended by 2,250 Mozambican companies and 630 foreign companies from 33 countries.
FACIM is an annual multi-sector fair, which is the largest trade event in Mozambique with an international dimension. It is an opportunity for established companies to consolidate their presence and also welcomes companies that are new to the market.
The motto of this year’s fair is “Strengthening national and foreign investment partnerships in Mozambique.” (macauhub)