New: fairtrade launches agrofood Algeria 2019 at the brand-new CIC in Algiers

Algeria is Africa‘s and the Middle East‘s largest importer of food & beverage technology & Africa‘s second largest food importer.

With agrofood Algeria 2019, the German trade show specialists fairtrade Messe and their German-Algerian team announce a new important trade show for Algeria and invite all interested parties from the world over to participate.

food + bev tec Algeria

Algeria is the largest sales market for process & packaging machinery in Africa and the Middle East

€ 480 million – No other country in Africa and the Middle East invests more in modern process technology than Algeria. To increase and improve local food production, Algeria imported € 480 million worth of food and beverage process and packaging technology in 2017, after € 461 million in 2016.

food + hospitality Algeria

Algeria is Africa‘s second largest food importer

Despite immense investments in local food production Algeria, with US$ 9.317 billion in 2017, remains Africa‘s second largest food importer, behind Egypt with US$ 13.442 billion and well ahead of South Africa with US$ 6.525 billion and Nigeria with US$ 5.102 billion. (WTO)

agrofood Algeria 2019


The venue

Opened in 2016, CIC Alger is North Africa‘s most exciting new venue for exhibitions, conferences and more.

The market

Algeria – The economic powerhouse
US$ 260 billion investment program

Algeria is the largest country in Africa and the most populous in the Maghreb region.
The vast country is the leading gas producer in Africa and the second largest gas supplier for Europe. It is one of the three largest oil producers in Africa.