Trade and Fairs Consulting (TFC) is a German based consulting & event organizing agency with regional African offices. TFC consults and supports African, US and European governmental institutions regarding events, matchmaking, promoting export processing zones. It brings African and European enterprises together and consults African enterprises in Export and Exhibition tasks.

    In addition, TFC is the official Representative for the following trade show organizers:
    • For Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH in East-, Central and Southern Africa
    • For Messe München GmbH in Subsaharan Africa (except South Africa)
    • For Messe Stuttgart in East- and Southern Africa
    • For NürnbergMesse in East Africa.
    Please find below all countries:

    Angola, Botswana, Congo, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Kenya, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, Seychelles, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

    Messe Frankfurt is the world's largest trade fair organiser with its own exhibition grounds. With 28 subsidiaries outside Germany, five branch offices and 52 International Sales Partners offices outside Germany, the Group has a presence in 150 countries and at more than 30 exhibition sites. In 2008 113 trade fairs were held, serving as a meeting place for more than 64,000 exhibitors and 3,6 million visitors. These market leading events provide African businesses with unrivalled opportunities to export product, gain market information and stay ahead of competition.

    Messe München is with around 40 trade fairs for industrial goods, consumer goods and new technologies, Messe München International is one of the world’s leading trade fair companies. Currently, they organize 14 international leading trade fairs, including the largest trade fair in the world, the bauma.

    Messe Stuttgart is the hub of the strongly export oriented economy of Baden-Württemberg. As the key to this market, it brings together service oriented supply and demand under one roof. Each year, it plays host to more than 35 self-organized trade fairs and exhibitions. In addition, there are also around 20 guest events.

    NürnbergMesse is one of the 20 largest exhibition companies in the world and among the Top Ten in Europe. The portfolio covers some 120 international exhibitions and congresses at the Nuremberg location and worldwide.

    In this website you will find information on the fairs, and how to exhibit and visit. You can also download forms to apply for visitor tickets in advance, which will save you time, hassle and money.