The Expo Centre, 12 - 15 May 2020


At a Glance

High performance machine tools touch every aspect of our lives, in fact, the world may stop turning without them. Attend Machine Tools Africa to find out more.

Show Venue & Arrival

  • The Expo Centre, Nasrec
  • Cnr Nasrec & Rand Show Road,
  • Johannesburg,
  • Gauteng South Africa

Main Product Categories

  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Automation & Control
  • CNC Machinery
  • Cutting tools
  • Machines
  • And moreā€¦


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Visitor Catalogue

Visitors will be able to collect a catalogue at the registration area

Service & Contact

  • (011) 835 1565

Free-to-Attend Seminars & Conferences

Machine Tools Africa will include a series of Free-to-Attend seminars, providing exhibitors and industry experts with an opportunity to highlight industry challenges and opportunities.

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Planning ahead

To ensure that you get the most out of your visit to Machine Tools Africa, we provide a range of planning tools to assist you. These tools will be available closer to the event.

  • Machine Tools Africa 2020 app
  • Newsletters
  • Exhibitor list
  • Daily activity programme
  • Seminar programme
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Frequently Asked Questions

Machine Tools Africa 2020 is a trade only event and NOT open to the general public. Students will not be permitted entrance under our general admission criteria - if you are a student looking to attend please contact us for further information. PLEASE NOTE - NO CHILDREN UNDER 16 YEARS OF AGE WILL BE ADMITTED TO THE EVENT.

Register in advance online. Registering before the show date means you will gain quicker entry on the day and receive updates on all the latest news and features so you don't miss out.

If you register online you will receive your name badge via email for print out. If you forget to bring this with you, our registration staff will be able to look your number up for you.

When you arrive onsite, the registration area can amend any details and print off a revised version of your badge.

Just go to the registration desk at the entrance and give the staff your name. They will locate your details on our database and issue you with a new badge.

Yes, you are able to register on-site for the expo.

Yes, once you have received your badge you can return to any of the shows as many times as you wish.

Yes there is ample parking at the Expo Centre.

Remember to bring R20 for parking.

As Machine Tools Africa 2020 is a trade event, children under 16 are not permitted to attend the exhibition. The Organisers reserve the right to refuse entry into the exhibition.

Students are permitted entry to Machine Tools Africa 2020 by prior arrangement only.

To gain permission, please email

Cafes serving light snacks and refreshments can be found within the halls.

There are cash points located inside and outside the venue.

Yes, you are allowed to take photos.


The Expo Centre, Nasrec

  • Cnr Nasrec & Rand Show Road
  • Johannesburg, Gauteng
  • South Africa
Show Times

Show Times

  • Tuesday - Friday
  • 9am - 5pm