After a Brilliant Opening, Expo F’s Second Edition is Set for September 2018


The ATLAPA Convention Center in Panama City will host Expo F 2018, International Trade Fair for Hardware & Tools, from September 20 to 22, 2018. The only industry-related exhibition in Panama provides first-hand information on the products and cutting-edge technology available in the marketplace. It also offers an academic space to reveal the latest industry trends and solutions. The 3 days show will bring together, under the same roof, more than 150 exhibitors from 18 countries/regions, and more than 5, 000 visitors from 20 countries/regions. 

With a total exhibition area of 5, 000 sq.m, companies exhibiting at Expo F 2018 will feature products in the following sectors: Building Hardware, Tools, Fasteners & Fittings, and Construction Materials. After a successful participation in Expo F 2017, top manufacturers, distributors, suppliers, agents, and professionals have already confirmed their attendance to this second meeting in Panama.

The show is supported by influential industry associations including the Association of DIY and Hardware Manufacturers (AFEB), the Ecuadorian Chamber of Construction Industry (CAMICON), and the Córdoba Province Chamber of Hardware Stores, Sanitary Fittings, Iron and related products – Argentina.

Providing an international platform, the show will attract professional visitors from targeted countries, mainly from Latin America and the Caribbean: Argentina, Barbados, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela.

Expo F 2018 will carry out a large scale online match-making between exhibitors and qualify visitors before the show. Several face to face onsite meetings will be pre-arranged aiming to provide business and networking opportunities to the participants.

The Expo F’s Industry Conference will bring once more professionals from leading companies, government decision-makers, business leaders, and industry consultants to share industry developments, trends, and solutions applicable to the show´s primary attendees: distributors, wholesalers, retailers, and hardware & tools end-users.

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Expo F is an international trade fair for hardware & tools organized by America Expo Group (AEG), whose business is specialized in emerging markets, mainly in Panama at present. Thanks to the geographic advantages of Panama, AEG will launch more trade-oriented events in various industries by combining its regional sources with the global network. For more information about Expo F 2018, please visit or email


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