A new addition to the global wire, cable, tube and pipe business calendar

CRU and the Southern Africa-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry (AHK), along with leading global trade shows, wire & Tube as lead sponsor, are proud to announce the inaugural Africa Wire, Cable & Tube Conference, being held 11-13 November in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Africa boasts enormous potential for increased trade in wire & cable, tube & pipe related industries. Market observers have noted that in many African markets the business environment is improving and the implementation of structural reforms is leading to increased business confidence.

This important inaugural event is an opportunity for the local industry and stakeholders to meet with the international supply chain, and discuss the main trends impacting the global market and how they can be applied to the opportunities and challenges being faced across the continent.

Key topics to be addressed:

 Understanding Africa’s wire & cable, tube & pipe production, trade and supply chain 
 The importance of the industry's reliance on wire, cable, tube and pipe for African development
 Update on the expected consumption trends in Africa, of high wire and tube consuming industries: Mining; Utilities; Oil & Gas; Construction & Infrastructure
 Latest global technological advances in wire, cable, tube and pipe manufacturing, and how they can be applied in African operations
 Key considerations for the global wire, cable, tube and pipe supply chain when considering investing in African operations/distribution
 Technical agenda dedicated to technical showcases that highlight wire & cable or tube & pipe technology advances relevant to African operations.


The Southern Africa-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry (AHK)


SMS Group



Media partners
Sparks Electrical News
Media partners
Tube & Pipe Products
Media partners
Tube & Pipe Technology
Supporting Organisation
The Powerline Association of SA (POLASA)

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