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West Africa Pharma Market Biggest Show – Pharma Expo 2015

West Africa Pharma Market Biggest Show Nigeria Pharma Manufacturers Expo 2015 is set to display above 200 Exhibitors from 11 countries & more than 4,000 Products / Services on pharma manufacturing technologies for Central & West African pharma markets

After the completion of two successful Nigeria Pharma Manufacturers Expo 2015 with participation of more than 130 Exhibiting companies and 3,400 visitors in last show the organizers have announced the 3rd international exhibition on pharmaceutical manufacturing technologies, Nigeria Pharma Manufacturers Expo 2015 (NPME 2015), scheduled during September 7 to 9, 2015 at New Haven, Oba Akinjobi Street, GRA, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria. NPME 2015 is recognized as one of the largest and highly resourceful international pharma manufacturing exhibition of the Central & West Africa region. The NPME 2015 Exhibition offers a unparalleled business platform for more than 200 exhibiting companies from 11 countries will display above 4,000 products / services on pharma manufacturing technologies and nearly 4,000 pharma trade professionals from across the region including Nigeria, Ghana, Mali, Chad, Cameroon, EQ Guinea, Central African Republic, Senegal, The Gambia, Ivory Coast, Niger, Burkina Faso, Benin amongst others are expected to attend the international exhibition.

NPME 2015 is Endorsed by Federal Ministry of Health (Nigeria), National Agency for Food & Drug Administration & Control (NAFDAC – Nigeria), West African Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association, Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria, and Supported by the Indian Pharma Machinery Manufacturers’ Association (IPMMA).

The Exhibition – NPME 2015 is being jointly organized by the Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Group of Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (PMG-MAN) and GPE Expo Pvt. Ltd. The only Official Media is PHARMA Pro&Pack magazine and official website of NPME 2015 is

Nigeria is one of the most promising and rapidly growing pharmaceutical markets in West Africa with more than 150 pharma formulation manufacturing facilities. The Nigerian pharma industry is growing at 13 % annually. The estimated market size would be USD 1.8 Billion (2011). About 60% of drug manufacturing in the ECOWAS (Economic Community of West African States) sub-region takes place in Nigeria, underlining the huge sub regional market.

NPME 2015, an international exhibition will provide an unique platform to showcase Pharma Processing & Packaging Machineries and Materials, API & Bulk Actives, Analytical Lab Instruments & Supplies, Environment Control Systems, Utilities Products & Services, Water Management, Research, Consultants, Turnkey Contractors, Formulations & Contract Manufacturing, Trade Association & Promotion Organizations, Trade Associations, etc.

The leading companies from Nigeria, India, and China will be exhibiting their latest products/services and pharma manufacturing technologies at NPME 2015, Lagos exhibition.

The OnLine Registration for Visitors is started on: where the interested pharma professional can submit their details and confirm their visit to this international exhibition.


Brief about the Organizers:

Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Group of Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (PMG-MAN): PMG-MAN is the umbrella body of the local manufacturers of the medicines and healthcare products in Nigeria with over one hundred members having established factories that manufacturing life-saving medicines to support the Healthcare Delivery System. The major target of the PMG-MAN is to realize Government objective of making Nigeria self sufficient in essential medicines through local manufacturing of Drugs. The Group also focuses on the exports drive of locally manufactured quality medicines to the West African region.

The pharmaceutical manufacturing sector of Nigeria contributes to nation building with aggregate investments in excess of N300 billion, paying taxes and other tariffs and employing over 600,000 persons.

In collaboration with relevant stakeholders, PMG-MAN established the 1st special Exhibition / Expo starting in June 2008 in Abuja, which sensitized and showcased the resources, contributions and breakthrough pharmaceutical products – Proudly Made – in – Nigeria to Nigerian citizenry, policy makers and the international community.

The Nigeria Pharma Manufacturers Expo 2013 coming up in October 2013 is an opportunity for stakeholders in the health sector to exchange information, products, services and ideas towards achieving the Health related Millennium Development Goals and other developmental initiatives in Nigeria and West African region.


Established in 1997, GPEEPL has attained an international recognition worldwide including, India, Malaysia, Syria, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal, and have become specialized in providing event planning and consultation services, event marketing & management for country specific international Exhibitions, along with for corporations, associations and individual organizations of pharmaceutical and healthcare sectors.

The core strength is in the logistical details of organizing and executing large events involving multiple players, while integrating diverse services. Based on the experience in the industry, GPEEPL has established an expertise, which enables to produce a top rated event in all areas including decor, food and beverage, entertainment, and timely execution. We pride ourselves on having a professional commitment to each aspect of a client’s project.

GPEEPL enjoys the credits of highly successful organization (marketing, management, and execution) of several country specific international exhibitions for pharmaceutical industry, includes; PHARMA Pro&Pack Expo (India), Asia Pharma Expo (Malaysia & Bangladesh), Kenya Pharma Expo (Kenya), Pak Pharma Expo (Pakistan), Nepal Pharma Expo (Nepal), Global Pharma Expo (India), and many more to emphasize the significance of the local pharma industry on the global platform. GPEEPL is having co-ordeal relationship with various national trade associations of pharma industry, like, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Malaysia, Nepal, etc.

Besides servicing pharmaceutical industry, GPEEPL has been also associated with Healthcare and Chemical segments, including Association of Surgeons of India, Society of Gastroenterology (India), Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy of India, Association of Colon and Rectum Surgeons of India, Research Society for the Study of Diabetes in India, Indian Society of Knee and Hip Surgeons, Association of Physicians of India, Urologist Society of India, etc.

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