Visitor Online Registration is Now Open Welcome to Visit Expo F 2018, International Trade Fair for Hardware& Tools


(Panama, May 30) Expo F 2018, the International Trade Fair for Hardware & Tools that will take place from 20 to 22 September at ATLAPA Convention Center in Panama is exited to announce the Visitor Registration is Now Open. Pre-register Online to receive your E badge in advance and receive the newest updates. Don't Miss out!

More than 150 world leading brands from over15 countries and regions will exhibit their representative products and innovations covering the following categories:

Building Hardware:
Decorative hardware, Door hardware, Window hardware, Furniture hardware, Locks & accessories.

Hand tools & accessories, Power tools & accessories, Air tools & accessories, Hydraulic tools & accessories, Automotive tools & accessories, Gardening tools & accessories, Other specialty tools & accessories      

Fasteners & Fittings:                                                                                                   Bolts, Screws, Nails, Pins, Studs, Rivets, Anchors, Nuts, Washers, Spacers, Springs, Tube / Pipe fittings, Wire / Cable fittings, Weld fittings.

Construction Materials:
Aluminum, Doors, Windows & Gates, Floor & Flooring, Ladders, Scaffolding, Plastic & Rubber Materials, Wood Materials, Work Safety & Protection

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 are welcomed to visit the annual regional international trade show from September 20-22, 2018!

A series of concurrent events are schedule for Expo F participants to provide you the maximize your visit during the 3 days event.

New Products & Technology Presentation (September 20)

New representative products and technology will be presented by Expo F 2018 exhibitors from worldwide.

Expo F 2018 Annual Industry Forum (September 21)

Expo F 2018 Annual Industry Forum will offer you the opportunity keep abreast of the industry trends and policies.

Topics including Economic Perspectives in Latin America, Suppliers (by MTS), Inventory Management (by ECUAIMCO), Loyalty Programs (by DO IT CENTER), Customer Service and Sales (by AFTNL), The Engineer of the future (by the Technological University of Panama), Construction and Security (CAMICON) and more…

V.I.P. Buyers program (September 21)

Exhibitors and selected buyers will meet one-on-one onsite with pre matchmaking before the show, which will make your exhibiting and visiting efficiency highly improved.

Panamanian Society of Engineers and Architects (SPIA) Forum (September 22)

Organized by the Panamanian Society of Engineers and Architects (SPIA) and its committees, COARQ, COICI and CIEMI, the SPIA Forum will attract engineers and architects from Panama and abroad.


DIY Program by Fab Lab Panama (September 21)

One of the features of this year is the DIY workshop and the conference Digital Manufacturing, Fab Lab network, taught by Matthew Hotsko, founder of Fab Lab Panama. Hotsko is a Panamanian entrepreneur, who has worked as an architect and designer of efficient buildings in India and Panama and has proposed to stimulate local entrepreneurship and innovation and ideas exchange through the Fab Lab network, present in 30 countries.

There will be more guest speakers and more surprises that will be unveiled soon...

DIY Master of Expo F 2018(September 21)

The DIY Master of Ibero-America Award, organized by the organization, aware of the resurgence of DIY through social networks. The person who uploads a DIY photo to Instagram and gets more "likes" will win a trip to Panama to participate in the event. The contest is open until June 20 (read the competition rules).

Confirmed exhibitors include: Makita Latin America, Distribuidora INGO S.A., Estiare S.A, Carbones Avante S.A., Zona Libre de Colon, Tessone S.A., Inversora Lockey, MAPEI Panama, Copper Group S.A., Distrubuidora Integral Plus S.A., NT Panama / NT Centroamerica, GRUPO ARGENTINO DE INVERSIONES, S.A., Morano Gruppo, Kittrich Corporation, METAL WELL ENTERPRISE CO., LTD, Ningbo Hanyee Metal Product, Shanghai Mega Industrial, Haiyan Jinniu Fasteners, Futool and much more…

And some of the strategic partners that supports Expo F 2018 are: Do It Center, the largest retailer of hardware and tools in Panama; SPIA, CAFARA, AFTNL, AFEB, COICI, COARQ, CIEMIE and CONSTRUGUATE.

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

Admission is free for registered visitors. Visitors can book a free ticket filling this form.