Expo F (Panama, Sept 20-22) announces the presence of the Chamber of Hardware of Argentina in the Trade Show


  • 150 Exhibitors from 18 Countries Expected at Expo F 2018, the International Trade Fair for Hardware & Tools of Panama
  • ·     NT Panama, Lockey Corp, Carbones Avante and Waterman – Roxtec are confirmed exhibitors.

(Panama— February 6, 2018) — Expo F 2018, the International Trade Fair for Hardware & Tools organized by America Expo Group is proud to announce the presence and support of the Chamber of Hardware and Related Industries of the Argentine Republic (CAFARA) as a strategic partner of the event. Founded in 1905, CAFARA is currently one of the institutions with the longest tradition and experience in the field bringing together the hardware stores and companies of Argentina. They are publishers of the magazine ‘Revista Ferreteros’.

Expo F 2018 continues to grow and this year it expects that more than 150 exhibitors from 18 countries/regions and 5,000 attendees from 20 countries/regions visit the second edition of Expo F will be held at ATLAPA Convention Center in Panama from 20 to 22 September.

Brands from 11 countries / regions participated in the last edition of Expo F: China, Costa Rica, the United States, France, India, Italy, Mexico, Panama, the United Kingdom, Taiwan and Turkey. They exhibited a large commercial sample of hardware products, tools, fastening systems and metalworking.

Some of the confirmed exhibitors of Expo F 2018 include: Roxtec, from Sweden, world leader in sealing solutions for cables and pipes, in partnership with Waterman, from Panama, focused on providing solutions for the energy sector; Carbones Avantes, from Mexico, specializing in coals for power tools such as drills, cutters, polishers, grinders or rectifiers, that has more than 100 different models of coals; Lockey Inversora, from Venezuela, that for 50 years has provided security to important South American markets and is a developer and manufacturer of CISA, Visalock and VULKAN and NT Panama, a manufacturing and marketing leader of fibers, textiles and fixation systems and already participated last year.

Looking to source the Latin American and Caribbean Market?

Expo F encourages new exhibitors to book a booth through our online registration.  

Having a booth at Expo F 2018 means taking part in a unique event to generate new leads in emerging Latin American and Caribbean Market, network, make Business-2-Business (B2B), showcase your products, find out new trends and establish your brand in the building hardware and tools sector.

The event will gather professionals from hardware industry (manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors, retailers, importers and exporters), end-users (like architects, chains and stores, construction companies, consultants, contractors, decorators, DIY Consumers, electricians, engineers, etc.) and governments and associations.

Concurrent events are also scheduled: an Opening Ceremony for exhibitors and VIP Buyers, the Annual Industry conference that will gather business and academic leaders and the VIP Buyers Program (only open to Expo F 2018 exhibitors and VIP Buyers). This year Expo F will rely on also with exiting activities for Do It Yourself lovers.


For further details, please visit: www.expo-f.com or email: info@america-expo.com


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