Useful Industry Organisations

Trade fairs are an important avenue for promoting products of any kind. Since the essential oils industry is fairly small globally, there are no trade fairs specifically aimed at these products, but are generally focussed on a wider range of cosmetic, food and pharmaceutical products.

   

name

location

contact details

date

Natural Products Europe

London, UK

http://www.naturalproducts.co.uk/

April

Oil + Fats(International Trade fare for the Producing and Processing of oils and fats made from renewable resources).

Germany

Dr. Martin Lechner Tel. (+49 89) 3 23 53 - 2 15fax (+49 89) 9 49 - 9 72 39 82http://www.oils-and-fats.com/en/Ho-meinfo@oils-and-fats.com

November

Anuga (Worldwide food and beverage).

Cologne, Germany

http://www.koelnmesse.de

Biennial, October

Indobase

India

http://www.indobase.com/events/de-tails/beautyscape-expo-2007.php

October

All Things organic

Chicago, IL

Organic Trade Association Tel: 413-774-7511fax: 413-774-6432

May

CPhI Worldwide (Pharmaceutical ingredient and intermediates).

Paris, France

http://www.cphi.com

October

Biofach

Nuremberg, Germany

http://www.biofach.de

February

HI Europe (Ingredients for health, functional and organic foods).

Frankfurt, Germany

http://www.hievents.com

November

 

Other useful links include:


http://www.fas.usda.gov/agexport/shows/Tradeshowcalendar0708.pdf

For existing and potential entrepreneurs in SADC who want to establish contact or are in need of information, the following list of trade contacts should be useful:

AFRICA

General - Export Promotion of Organic Products from Africa (http://www.grolink.se/epopa

Egypt 

Bio Nile boi_nile@link.net  

A Fakhry mailto:a.fakhry@starnet.com or a.fakhry@lycos.com

Egyptian Herbarium mailto:egherb@access.com

Malawi

Pirimiti Ltd, Blantyre primit@malawi.net

Hortiflora, Blantyre shoga@malawi.net 

Tanzania

Zanzgerm zanz-germ@cats-net.com

(Ginger, tumeric, pepper). Kimango kimone@africaonline.co.tz

TAZOP http:www.tazop.ch <http://www.tazop.ch> 

Uganda

Esco Uganda Ltd. Vanilla esco@africaonline.co.ug

AMFRI amfri@infocom.co.ug

ESCO escoshipping@infocom.co.ug 
 

South Africa

Meadowsweet Herbs farm@meadowsweet.co.za

Organic World http://www.organicworld.co.za/

Organic Agricultural Association of South Africa (OAASA) http://www./oaasa.co.za  - links to producers.

Madagascar

Promabio phaeflor@dts.mg 

ASIA

India

POABS http://www.poabsorganic.com/

Peermade Development Society, Kerala http://www.pdsorganicspice./

Suminter http://www.suminterindiaorganics.com/

Galore Enterprises galore@vsnl.com 

EUROPE

Bulgaria

IRA-EKO http://www.ira-eko.com/