CAC Africa Summit
05-06 Sep 2019
China (Africa) Agrochemicals Summit and Exhibition sponsored by CCPIT Sub-Council of Chemical Industry and Egerton University receives full support from Agrochemical Association of Kenya (AAK), Kenya Pest Control Products Board (PCPB) and Pesticides Manufacturers and Formulators Association of India (PMFAI).
Most African countries are mainly dominated by traditional agriculture. With the increase in population, the recent years see rapid development in pesticide market and growing demand for pesticides. Kenya has a population of 41 million, and it is the largest economy in East Africa, and one of gateways of Africa. Agriculture dominates Kenyan economy, accounting for 24% of GDP. Almost 75% of Kenyans live on farming. Corn, wheat, rice, beans, potatoes are main food corps in Kenya which has been a leader in producing tea, coffee and flower. Kenya pesticide market now faces many competitors from 32 countries including China, Germany, India, Japan, the United States, Switzerland, etc. As of 2014, Kenya PCPB issued 1,272 kinds of pesticides, 301 Chinese agrichemical companies registered in Kenya, accounting for 24% of all foreign agrichemical companies and ranking first.
Main display objects:
Plant protection products such as pesticides, bio-pesticides, fertilizers, new fertilizers, pesticide intermediates, plant growth regulating agents, etc.; agricultural machinery and equipment, agricultural irrigation equipment, various agricultural and biological engineering technology and products.