United States Pleased to be Country of Honor at the 2016 Livestock and Agribusiness Show

United States Embassy Algiers, Algeria
September 26, 2016
Contact: AlgiersPress@state.gov 

The United States is pleased to be the Country of Honor at the 2016 Livestock and Agribusiness Show (SIMA-SIPSA) in Algiers October 4-7.  Twenty-two U.S. businesses are participating in the event, offering expertise in several areas, including potato production, cattle breeding, organic production, and technology to improve and increase dairy production.

The United States is committed to strengthening partnerships and commercial ties with Algeria in the agricultural sector, to support Algeria’s economic diversification and to promote our shared interest in greater economic prosperity for both of our countries. Trade show attendees are cordially invited to visit the U.S. pavilion, located in Hall G at the SAFEX exhibition center.

In addition to showcasing U.S. businesses and promoting increased investment opportunities in Algeria, the U.S. Embassy will also feature American jazz and country music at SIMA-SIPSA.  Hot Club of Cowtown, an American band from Austin, Texas, will perform at the U.S. Pavilion on October 5 at 1:00pm,

Members of the press are also invited to attend a press conference at the U.S. pavilion on October 5 at 11:00am.