WoodEX for Africa to return in 2022

WoodEX for Africa, Africa’s premier timber trade expo, will be back physically from 07 – 09 June 2022 at Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand, South Africa.

WoodEX for Africa is an important event for the industry and a fantastic opportunity to network and reconnect after the COVID-19 pandemic. The event provides the ideal platform to explore growth opportunities in Africa. Long established as the gateway to Africa’s timber trade, WoodEX for Africa is being hosted alongside the 2nd edition of the Deck & Flooring Expo and will, for the first time, be co-located with Africa’s must-attend construction expo, the African Construction Expo.These events will bring together suppliers and buyers of equipment, tools, machinery, software and wood products to do business and share innovative solutions.


WoodEX for Africa plays host to the most specialised, yet comprehensive range of equipment, tools, machinery, software and wood products available on the market.

  • CNC Routing Machinery
  • Edge Bander & Trimmers
  • Panel Saws & Band Saws
  • Laser Cutters
  • Hand & Power Tools
  • Spindles & Turning
  • Portable Sawmills, Resaws & Edgers
  • Fastening Systems & Screws
  • Wood Treatment, Sealers & Varnishes
  • Adhesives & Glue
  • Veneer & Decorative Materials
  • Chipboard, MDF & Laminates
  • Forestry Industry & Technology
  • Software & more


As the largest trade exhibition on the continent, WoodEX for Africa is considered the gateway to Africa’s timber trade. Here visitors will be able to experience the latest technology, catch up with new trends, connect with specialised suppliers, compare the best deals and secure business contacts.

  • Kitchen Manufacturers
  • Furniture Manufacturers
  • Shopfitters
  • Carpenters
  • Architects
  • Contractors & Builders
  • Boat Builders
  • Distributors & Dealers
  • Joinery Companies
  • Forestry & Sawmilling
  • Government Officials
  • Engineers
  • University & College Students
  • DIY Enthusiasts & more