The Uganda International Trade Fair, which is the largest exhibition organized in Uganda, this year celebrated its Silver Jubilee from Tuesday 3rd to Tuesday 10th October, 2017 at the Uganda Manufacturers Association (UMA) Show Grounds, Lugogo, and Kampala.
UGITF that takes place every year since 1992 offers an international marketing platform for multi-sectoral goods and services from within and outside the East African region. The fair that has been a consistent business partner for many companies / organisations over the past twenty four (24) years this year run under the theme: UGITF 2017 “Transforming the Economy through Industrialisation”
Movit products limited scooped 4 awards at the UMA Uganda International Trade Fair 2017, the awards were handed over by HE. The president of Uganda Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, accompanied by the cabinet minister of trade Dr. Ameriah Kyambade and the chairperson of UMA and also Thai Consulate to Uganda HE. Barbra Mulwana .
Movit Products Limited received the best overall exhibitor, best first consumer goods exhibitor and best petrochemical/cosmetics exhibitor awards, Movit also received a certificate of sponsorship in recognition of its continuous support to UMA over the years.
The awards were collected by the Managing Director Birungi Simpson, Director Sales and Marketing Mpamizo Bruce, Markerting Manager Mwesige Patrick, Public Relations Manager kitenda Robert Gobii, and the Field operations Manager Tumwesigye John.
While addressing the public at the 25th annual UMA trade fair HE. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni hinted on improvements to be made in the electricity production sector promising the manufacturers that he would work tirelessly to ensure reduction in electricity tarrifs.