Trade Visitor Application

We look forward to welcoming you to MKTE 2018!

MKTE is the fastest growing tourism events in the region and is currently positioned as the leading travel trade fair in East Africa. It aims at raising the profile of the destination Kenya and the region as a whole.

MKTE 2018 offers you an impressive line-up of exhibitors, an educational daily seminar and a traditional Masai Market where you can purchase hand-made artisans.

Trade visitors are classified as regional (East Africa), Africa or international visitors.

Trade Visitor application criteria:

One application per trade visitor will be accepted.
The organisers of MKTE will review all applications before approval is granted to ensure that all trade visitors qualify as part of the travel trade.
You may be requested to provide additional supporting information about your company. The organisers reserve the right to decline an application should the details supplied not meet the participation criteria.
You will be notified of the status of your application within 15 days. We recommend that you wait for official confirmation from MKTE before making any travel, accommodation or business arrangements.
Approved trade visitors are welcome to attend the expo on all three days (03 – 05 October 2018).
All trade visitors will receive an official catalogue at registration with the floor plan, a directory of exhibitors and the seminar programme.

Trade visitor fees


This fee will provide you with a visitor badge which will allow you to gain access to MKTE 2018 for the duration of the expo.

Please note that fee payment is due at registration on site at MKTE 2018. You are permitted to pay via credit card, cash or an EFT gateway payment system. No visitor badges will be issued without payment.

If you are a KATA member, registering as a trade visitor after the 08 September 2018, your trade visitor fee will be waivered.

Proud Association Partner for MKTE 2018

Proud Association Partner for MKTE 2018

Sponsorship Opportunities

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Should you require any assistance with your application, or have any queries related to a trade visitor please contact