The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives together with other partners has organized the inaugural Buy Uganda Build Uganda (BUBU) Expo 2019, as one of the initiatives aimed at creating more awareness about the BUBU policy.
It will take place at Kololo Independence Grounds from Thursday 7thto Saturday 9th March 2019 under the theme: “Showcasing Uganda’s potential”
The 3 day event will feature the following;
an Exhibition for local products (goods and services),
a National Women Entrepreneurs’ Conference;
an awards dinner to recognize the BUBU compliant government institutions, local producers and service providers with quality products and competent local service suppliers;
And a networking conference between Government and the local private sector players.
The exhibitors have been drawn from a broader scope comprising of construction, energy, textile, stationary, footwear, agricultural products, dairy, pharmaceuticals and so much more.
The Ministry is targeting over 300 MSMEs as exhibitors and over 140,000 show-goers during the 3 days.