A business exposition, staged by Central Agricultural Supplies Company (CASCo), will be held at the Manchester Club, in Mandeville, on July 24.
Co-ordinator of the event, Chevaughne Miller, told JIS News that this is an opportunity for business operators to expose some of the products and services that are available in the area.
The expo is also being supported by the Jamaica Information Service (JIS), National Commercial Bank (NCB), Jamaica Broilers Limited, and scores of other business entities, which will have booths at the expo. There will also be representatives from overseas manufacturers.
Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Dr. Christopher Tufton is expected to deliver the keynote address at the opening.
Ms. Miller said that persons attending the expo will be provided with information about business opportunities, and companies will be introducing new services. “We are giving Manchester and central Jamaica an opportunity to show that we have so much services and products to offer, and the family can have a wonderful day,” she said.
For his part, Managing Director of CASCo, Glenroy Clarke, said persons involved in servicing equipment will benefit from the expo, as well as owners of equipment. He outlined that the technical information presented, will show that equipment that are used for one purpose, can be used for several others.
“This expo will have workshops, a business seminar with international representatives from all the major brands, such as OREGON, Shindaiwa, ECHO KOHLER, Homelite, RED HAWK, and others,” he told JIS News.
CASCo is a major supplier of small engine equipment, and other machinery used in manufacturing and households.