08 May - 09 May 2025
Geneva Switzerland

TabExpo was back with a bang in 2023 and we can't wait to land in beautiful Geneva in 2025, the home of some of the world's largest cigarette companies.

WVS - Meet the Buyer UK

WVS - Meet the Buyer UK

08 May 2024
East Side Rooms, Birmingham, UK

A unique opportunity for UK brands, retailers, and distributors to meet at an intimate networking event.

WVS - Meet the Buyer Asia

WVS - Meet the Buyer Asia

05 February 2024
Sofitel, Manila, Philippines

A unique opportunity for brands, retailers, and distributors in the Philippines to meet at an intimate networking event.

WVS - Meet the Buyer Europe

WVS - Meet the Buyer Europe

16 April 2024
The Westin, Warsaw, Poland

A unique opportunity for brands, retailers, and distributors in Poland to meet at an intimate networking event.

Why visit?

Why Visit?

Why visit?

WT Africa 2024, taking place 15-16 of May in Harare, Zimbabwe, is the ideal opportunity to access one of the biggest markets, constantly expanding.

The event will be two parts: The 2-day conference will be held in the grand conference hall, a prime occasion for industry professionals to delve into the tobacco industry's most pressing challenges and opportunities. The second part will be a general tobacco exhibition in the Jacaranda Rooms for those companies supplying materials, machinery, instrumentation or any tobacco-related product.

WT Africa is the hub for professionals worldwide, where thousands of professionals from the global market attend to engage in meaningful discussions, gain insights and foster valuable connections within the global tobacco industry.

What can you expect?


Discover what the future holds for leaf tobacco-associated businesses, whilst benefiting from show-only offers and deals from leading suppliers.


Hear from a host of tobacco experts on topics affecting the tobacco industry, and get a better understanding of available alternative tobacco and nicotine products.


Some things can only be done in person. Get hands-on on machinery and equipment that is designed for the next generation of smokers. Touch, test and try out the latest products and equipment across the sector.


Network with influential business leaders and senior decision-makers within the tobacco industry, as well as friends- old and new.

Join us in Harare to...

  • Explore cutting-edge machinery and technologies revolutionising tobacco production.
  • Gain insights into tobacco industry trends and advancements through presentations and discussions.
  • Expand your industry network by connecting with competitors, suppliers, clients and distributors.
  • Acquire market insights into regional tobacco markets, consumer preferences and growth opportunities.
  • Discover industry challenges and opportunities through our two days of free conference.
  • Build your reputation as a forward-thinking tobacco industry player.

Who visits?

Anyone who works within the manufacturing industry and is interested in meeting suppliers and potential partners within the following areas:

  • Adhesives
  • Agencies
  • Cut tobacco
  • Agricultural machinery
  • Cigarettes
  • Cigarette tipping and plug-wrap
  • Cigars
  • Flavouring and aromatic materials
  • Hookah
  • Inspection, test and laboratory equipment
  • Leaf import and export
  • Monopoly manufacture
  • Packaging materials
  • Printing and print supplies
  • Processing and packaging machinery
  • Shisha
  • Tobacco machinery
  • Wholesale distribution
  • Business strategy


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