CRU Africa Wire, Cable and Tube Conference 2019

The global supply chain for steel, copper and aluminium products set to gather in Johannesburg for the inaugural Africa Wire, Cable & Tube Conference. 

Metallic wire, cable, tube and pipe products are crucial to industries that are key pillars of economic development across Africa; such as mining, power supply and construction. For the first time, a conference is being held to bring together local stakeholders and international experts to discuss how to boost production and trade in these products throughout the continent. 

Co-organised by CRU and The Southern African-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry (AHK), the eventwill be held on 11-13 November 2019 at the Emperors Palace, Johannesburg, South Africa. wire and Tube Düsseldorf, the world’s largest trade shows in this field, are lead sponsors of this important new conference. This unique partnership is the basis for creating an event in which the international wire, cable, tube and pipe supply chain will meet and make new trade partnerships with key African stakeholders.

Discussions at the conference will explore the main trends impacting the global steel, copper and aluminium wire, cable and tube products and what this means for Africa. Delegates will also be brought up-to-date on the expected consumption trends within Africa for these products in mining, utilities, oil and gas, construction and infrastructure. 

Attendees will gain insights into the current political and investment climates across the continent from local experts and international organisations with real case studies. Investors will also have the chance to assess greenfield and brownfield project showcase presentations. In other sessions, industry experts will discuss the latest global technological advances in wire, cable, tube and pipe manufacturing, and how this can be applied to African operations. 

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Upcoming Dates for this event

  • Mon 11 Nov 2019
  • Mon 11 Nov 2019
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