The Agricultural Society of Kenya usually hosts annual agricultural shows in most major towns in Kenya such as Nakuru and Nairobi. The Nairobi International Trade Fair marks the end of these Agricultural show events in Kenya. The trade fair in Nairobi usually offers an opportunity for global, continental, and regional exhibitors to display their services and products as well as showing how they work. The agricultural show also offers a platform for people to exchange ideas and experiences in Kenya.
The Nairobi International Trade Fair in Kenya is the largest trade fair in Kenya and East Africa, and is usually held in the last quarter of the year. Normally Nairobi International Trade Fair event falls around late September or early October of every year. The Nairobi International Trade Fair event in Kenya is always held in the Nairobi’s Jamhuri Park. The Nairobi International Trade Fair is usually a seven day event in Kenya, starting on Monday and ending on Sunday.
Jamhuri Park in Nairobi is an indigenous forest situated off Ngong Road in Nairobi and covers an extensive area of 109 hectares. 97 of 109 hectares of Jamhuri Park have been shut off for the agricultural exhibition in Kenya. International participants of Nairobi International Trade Fair in Kenya are provided with a 9m2 area to display their stuff. International participants of the Nairobi International Trade Fair are also provided with a table, 2 chairs, a waste bucket as well as an electric output. However, Nairobi International Trade Fair charges international participants in the event in Kenya at least KSH 120,000 for the facilities provided. Local exhibitors during the Nairobi International Trade Fair are charged rates ranging from KSH 30 to 60 depending on the location of the stand. To pitch a tent in the open area during the Nairobi International Trade Fair event in Kenya, you will have to part with at least KSH 40,000.
There at least 320 stands of varying sizes in the Jamhuri Park in Nairobi. However the prominent areas to erect stands are rather limited and as such, one has to apply early to get one of these slots before the Nairobi International Trade Fair event is held every year. Applications for slots for the Nairobi International Trade Fair event in Kenya are made online via www.ask.co.ke. Participants of the trade fair event held by Agricultural Society of Kenya are allowed to sell basically everything besides foods and drinks for which permits must be issued. The exhibitors during the show event in Kenya can also sell goods in the special shopping area where space is rented for a particular fee depending on the space allocated.