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Japan Africa Business Expo

TSUMUGU - Intertwining Japan and Africa's Future

August 28 - 30, 2019, PACIFICO Yokohama, Exhibition Hall D

August 28-30, 2019 / 10:00-18:00
*Opening day starts from 11:00 / Closing day is open until 17:00
PACIFICO Yokohama, Exhibition Hall D (6,700 square meter)
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Organized by:
Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO)
Supported by:
Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan (MOFA)
Main Contents:
Japan Fair, Africa Lounge, Event Stage
Prospective Visitors:
Heads of state, ministers or top officials, business leaders, members of the press and concerned persons
Free of charge

The official Side Event of the Seventh Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD7)

Floor Map

Japan Fair

Japan Fair will display products, technologies and services presented by Japanese companies by below categories.

  1. Quality Infrastructure
  2. Food Value Chain
  3. Climate Change
  4. Improvement of Health Issues
  5. Sustainable Urban Development
  6. Human Resource Development
  7. Japanese Companies Activities for Africa

Number of booth: 262

Exhibitors: 156

Exhibitor listPDF file(388KB)
CataloguePDF file(31.0MB)

Africa Lounge

Africa Lounge is a showcase of business environments and opportunities in African countries.

Number of booth: 45
Exhibitors: 45 African countries

Exhibitor listPDF file(455KB)
CataloguePDF file(8.1MB)

Event Stage

Various thematic presentations are planned by 34 African countries and Japanese companies based in Africa.

Seminar ProgramPDF file(531KB)

Official Sponsors


Mitsubishi UFJ



List of Official Sponsors

Questions about admission

  • Q.

    Is there a fee for admission?


    No. The Japan-Africa Business Expo is free for both pre-registration and on-site registration.

  • Q.

    Is the expo open to general visitors?


    No. The Japan-Africa Business Expo is open only to people coming for business purposes.

  • Q.

    Do you require pre-registration for attendance?


    All visitors need to register to enter, either on-site or through pre-registration online. Pre-registration is highly recommended as it may be quite crowded on the day of the expo.

  • Q.

    Do you need business cards when registering on-site?


    Yes. Visitors should bring business cards. Also, please note that you need to fill in a registration form at the counter.

  • Q.

    Is there a parking lot?


    Yes. Please use one of the parking lots around PACIFICO Yokohama. Please refer the page on PACIFICO Yokohama’s parking lots for more informationExternal site: a new window will open .


Regarding Business Expo
JETRO Market Development and Trade Fair Division
E-mail: ticad7-al@jetro.go.jp
Regarding Business Forum
Japan-Africa Business Forum & EXPO Registration Desk
E-mail: info@japanafricaforum.org