26 July - 28 July 2017


innovation through technology

The Regional Industrial Technology Expo

The KZN Industrial Technology Expo 2015 (KITE) was a resounding success with thousands of visitors. Professionals from a number of industries throughout the KZN region attended in search of best practice technologies, services and products.

The 16th edition of KITE was the most successful and exciting one yet. It was announced that an Industrial Indaba will run alongside the 2017 edition of KITE. The free-to-attend seminars run once again to great success.

There are a number of reasons to book a stand at KITE 2017, one of which is the fact that Industrial Indaba will run alongside. The exhibition has an unsurpassed ability to reach over 5 000 visitors from various different industries.

DATE: Wednesday, 26 July to Friday, 28 July 2017
VENUE: Durban Exhibition Centre, KwaZulu-Natal


Manufacturing is the key sector in KZN, contributing an average 15% to the provincial GDPR, and generating an almost equal 14% of the provincial employment. KZN’s manufacturing sector is also the second largest in the country after Gauteng province.

There are a number of vehicle component manufacturers based in KwaZulu-Natal with a total annual turnover of R9.5 billion, which employs around 13 500 workers.

KwaZulu-Natal provides nearly a third of the country's plastics requirements. This industry, which uses 150 000 tons of polymer a year, consists of mainly small and medium size companies.

Don't miss out - book your stand now to be a part of KITE, taking place from 26 - 28 JULY 2017!

To secure the best possible position at KZN Industrial Technology 2017, contact: