Africa's leading interactive showcase of manufacturing capabilities

25 May - 27 May 2021 from 9am to 5pm

Bringing Southern Africa's manufacturing capabilities to a captive audience

The Local Southern African Manufacturing Expo (LME) 2019 event attracted a large local and global target audience all looking to source high-quality locally manufactured products and complementary services.

Southern Africa’s leading brands exhibit at the Expo

The Local Southern African Manufacturing Expo 2019 attracted the cream of the crop in local manufacturers and service providers.

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Providing all the advice, insight and connections that manufacturing professionals need.


Encompassing a varied selection of seminars and activities from industry leaders.

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Local Southern African Manufacturing Expo provides the ideal platform for security professionals.

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Local Southern African Manufacturing Expo focuses on all elements of the manufacturing sector.

Local Southern African Manufacturing Expo 2019 Highlights

Did you miss the 2019 edition of the show? Watch our highlights video to see what you missed!

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Be a winner at the Local Southern African Manufacturing Expo


There are some great prizes up for grabs at the Expo. See the details below on how you could win. If you haven’t already registered to attend, do so now.

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Work out your smart goals for LME


The exhibition experience can be intimidating, especially if you are a first-timer. And even so-called old-hands could do with some solid advice on negotiating their way along the path to exhibiting success.

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Celebration as leading exhibition organiser wins four industry awards 


Gatsby inspired décor and fashion were the backdrop for this night of the stars awards evening, held at the elegant Montecasino Ballroom on Thursday 31 January.  

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They loved LME 2019

"We’ve seen a large mixture of potential clients including those in sectors outside our core market. This is a clear indication that LME has the ability to bring new markets to our door."

"We have had some very specific leads and the whole experience has been very valuable for us."

"It’s been great to see all the local guys coming together and this is an absolutely fantastic forum for all local manufacturers."