The Commercial office is the official point of contact for inquiries relating to Namibia’s economic climate, business, trade and investment. We strive to give all visitors to this website a glimpse into our beautiful country.


Our mandate is to:

    • Promote Namibia as the preferred investment destination.
    • Facilitate Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) to Namibia and provide investor support.
    • Explore export markets for Namibian products.
    • Advance Economic Diplomacy and stakeholder relations.
    • Facilitate business missions to and from South Africa.

EVENTS IN NAMIBIA

 


TRADE FAIR NAME TOWN DATE
FACE OF NAMIBIA WOMEN & UPCOMING ENTERPRENEURS EXPO Kuisebmond Stadium, Walvisbay 27-30 March 2019
OTAVI INVESTMENT EXPO & FESTIVAL Otavi 24-26 April 2019 To be confirmed
REHOBOTH EXPO “The Gathering”
Rehoboth 25-27 April 2019
LUDERITZ CRAY FISH FESTIVAL Luderitz 25-30 April 2019
ONDANGWA TRADE FAIR Ondangwa 29 April – 04 May 2019
OTJINENE ANNUAL EXPO Otjinene 29 May-05 June 2019
MINING EXPO & CONFERENCE Windhoek Show Grounds-Khomas 8-9 May 2019
OKAHANDJA TOURISM & TRADE EXPO Okahandja 1-4 May 2019
OSHAKATI TOTEM EXPO Oshakati 24 May-01 June 2019
OPUWO TRADE FAIR Opuwo  
OKAMATAPATI TRADE & TOURISM EXPO Okamatapati 27 May-02 June 2019
CORRIDOR 13 EXPO Corridor 13 9 -12 May 2019 To be confirmed
KARIBIB TRAVEL & TOURISM FAIR Karibib 28 May-01 June 2019
KARASBURG TRADE FAIR & FESTIVAL Karasburg 28 May-01 June 2019
OMARURU OASIS FESTIVAL Omaruru 03-05 June 2019
To be confirmed
FOOD NAMIBIA TRADE EXPO & CONFERENCE Rundu-Kavango East 31 July-04 August 2018
OMATAKO EXPO Okandjira 26 June-01 July 2018
NKURENKURU EXPO Nkurenkuru-Kavango West 24-30 June 2019
OSHIKUKU TRADE FAIR Oshikuku 27 July -03 August 2019
EENHANA EXPO Eenhana-Ohangwena 30 July-04 August 2018
SAMORA MACHEL INDUSTRIAL EXPO Windhoek 31 July-05 August 2018
KATIMA MULILO TRADE FAIR Katima Mulilo-Zambezi 05-19 August 2019
OKAMBUNDA CULTURAL FESTIVAL Okamatapati 1-2 November 2019
HENTIES BAY DEVELOPMENT EXPO Henties Bay 27-30 November 2019
OLUFUKO ANNUAL CULTURAL FESTIVAL Outapi-Omusati 21 August-01 Sept. 2019
ONGWEDIVA ANNUAL TRADE FAIR Ongwediva-Oshana 23 August-31August 2019
MARIENTAL AGRICULTURAL SHOW Mariental-Hardap 29-30 August 2019
OKAKARARA ANNUAL TRADE FAIR Okakarara- Otjizondjupa 02-08 September 2019
KEETMANSHOOP AGRICULTURAL & INDUSTRIAL SHOW Keetmanshoop- //Karas 04-07 September 2019
GROOTFONTEIN AGRICULTURAL AND INDUSTRIAL SHOW Grootfontein  
GOBABIS AGRICULTURAL SHOW Gobabis  
REHOBOTH TRADE EXPO Rehoboth  
OMAHEKE TRADE FAIR Gobabis  
OTJIWARONGO AGRICULTURAL SHOW Otjiwarongo 20-21September 2019 or 27-28 September 2019 To be confirmed
OKONDJATU EXPO & TALENT SHOW Okondjatu 4-8 September 2019

 

EVENTS IN SOUTH AFRICA

 


DATE EVENTS LOCATION
15-18 May Nampo Agricultural Show Botha Ville
29-31 May Africa Health Exhibition Gallagher Estate
12-13 June Africa Rail Johannesburg (South Africa)
13-15 June Transport UATP Sandton Convention Centre
19-20 June Manufacturing Indaba Sandton Convention Centre
23-24 June CIO Mining Africa Summit African Pride Irene Country Lodge
24-26 June SAITEX Johannesburg (South Africa)
17-19 July Power-Gen Africa Johannesburg (South Africa)
24-25 July Education And Training Durban
27-29 July Brics Summit Gallagher Estate
15-18 Aug WORLDPRO Africa Expo Centre NASREC
04-06 Sep Food & Drink Technology Africa Gallagher Estate
10-14 Sep Electra Mining Expo Centre NASREC
12-13 Sep Cape Construction Cape Town International Conventional Centre
23-24 Oct African Pots Evolution Durban Conventional Centre

The High Commission is closed on Namibian and South African public holidays.


Fast Facts

Country Name: Republic of Namibia

Capital City: Windhoek

Land Size: 824 269 km²

President: H. E. Dr. Hage Geingob

Independence Day: 21st March 1990

Official Language: English

Population: 2.1 million (2011)

Currency: Namibian Dollar N$

Time Zone: UTC+01:00
GMT +2 (September – March)
GMT +1 (April – August)

Dialling Code: +264