Automechanika is the leading trade fair of the automotive service industry. The edition at South Africa, targeting trade visitors from the sub-Saharan region, is set to open from 7-10 June 2022 and is collocated with Futuroad Expo, sub-Saharan Africa's leading professional event for the truck, bus, and commercial vehicle industry.

Show Summary of Automechanika Johannesburg 2019

Automechanika Johannesburg has notched year-on-year growth in terms of exhibitor support and number of visitors.

14,381 Attendees
140+ B2B matchmaking meetings

426 Visitors from African countries
49 Media

630 Exhibiting companies
1500+ Conference delegates

28 Exhibiting countries
9 Country pavillions

Product Profile

Parts & Components

  • Powertrain (engine, gearbox, exhaust) & Chassis (axles, steering, brakes, wheels, muffers)
  • Bodywork (sheet metal parts, roof systems, mounting parts, car glass, bumpers)
  • Standard parts (fixing elements, thread and fuse elements, sealing rings, rolling bearings)
  • Interior (cockpits, instruments, airbags, seats, heating systems, air conditioning systems, electric adjusters, interior filters)
  • Alternative drive systems original equipment/retrofits/all-in-one solutions (electric drive, CNG, LNG, LPG, hydrogen)
  • Charging accessories (plugs, cables, connectors)
  • Regenerated, reconditioned and restored parts for passenger vehicles and utility vehicles
  • Industry institutions and specialist publishers

Electronics & Systems

  • Engine electronics
  • Vehicle illumination
  • On-board power supply system
  • Intelligent traffic systems (ITS)/Vehicle safety
  • Comfort electronics, Industry institutions and specialist publishers

Accessories & Customizing

  • Accessories for motor vehicles in general
  • Technical customizing
  • Visual customizing
  • Infotainment
  • Special vehicles
  • Equipment and retrofittings
  • Wheel rims, Wheels, Tyres, Tyre pressure management systems
  • Car trailers and small utility vehicle trailers
  • Spare parts and accessory parts for trailers
  • Industry institutions and specialist publishers.

Car Wash, Care & Reconditioning

  • Washing
  • Vehicle care
  • Vehicle reconditioning
  • Charging infrastructure and refueling
  • Industry institutions and specialist publishers

Repair & Maintenance

  • Workshop equipment and tools
  • Bodywork repair, Painting and corrosion protection
  • Maintenance and repair of vehicle superstructures
  • Towing service, accident assistance, mobile services
  • Disposal and recycling
  • Workshop and car dealer equipment
  • Oils and lubricants
  • Industry institutions and specialist publishers

Safari and Off-Road Vehicles and Trailers

  • Customised Trailers
  • Off Road 4X4 Trailers
  • Safari Vehicles


  • Commercial wheel rims
  • Commercial vehicle tyres
  • Tyre pressure control systems
  • Car wheel rims, Car tyres, Motorsport tyres
  • Spare wheel covers, Wheel studs, Anti-theft devices for wheels
  • Wheels, alloy, Wheels, steel, Hub caps, Wheel nuts, Wheel nut caps, Wheel hubs, Wheel bolts
  • Wheel chocks, Wheel trim rings, Tyre inner tubes, Tyre protection chains, Tyre valves / Valve caps

Venue & Date

JHB Expo Centre, Nasrec, Johannesburg, South Africa
07 – 10 June,

Note: In case of not receiving a minimum number of participants, EEPC India may decide not to participate in the show.

Participation Charges

Booth size : 9 sqm.
One side open (built-up booth):

Rs. 15,000 per Sqm.
10% extra for two sides open booth (subject to availability)

Note : The above rates are subject to receiving of Government sanction for the EEPC India proposal for organizing an India Pavilion. EEPC India reserves the right to reject an application for participation without assigning any reason.

Mode of payment

Please pay online through the following Payment Gateway : PayU OR
Pay through RTGS/NEFT in INR as per the following details :

Name of the Bank HDFC BANK LTD
Branch Central Plaza
Address of Bank 2/6, Sarat Bose Road, Kolkata - 700 020
Account Number 00142090000452
Account Name EEPC INDIA
NEFT Code HDFC0000014

OR By Demand draft favoring “EEPC INDIA” along with the duly filled-up Application Form

Booth Display

Participation charges for a 9 sqm. booth includes the following services

Three Chairs
One Table
Two Spot Lights

15 AMP Plug Point
One Brochure Holder
One Lockable Cupboard

Carpeted Floor
Waste Bin

Submission of application

Interested members are requested to fill in the online Application Form latest by 6th May, 2022 at the following link:

Please go through the "Mode of Payment" section for payment details.

Selection criteria

Since limited space is available, selection of participation will be done strictly on first-come, first-served basis.

Benefit to the member-exporters

EEPC India is proposing to organise this event under the INTERNATIONAL Cooperation (IC) Scheme of MSME Ministry, Government of India. The rate mentioned above are subsidized in comparison with the normal rates offered by the Fair Authorities and is in anticipation of receiving the government approval as has already been sought. In case of the unlikely event of not receiving Govt. sanction for the EEPC India proposal additional payment shall be required to be made by the participants.

The eligible MSME units will receive following assistance

Reimbursement of Airfare

100% of the economy class airfare subject to a maximum of Rs.1.50 lakh or actual fare paid, whichever is lower (for one per MSME unit) subject to following condition:

a) Journey/stay should be within a span of 30 days including the period of event
b) The participants are required to travel by the shortest route.

Document required for airfare reimbursement

Original boarding pass (in case of multiple boarding passes, provision of original boarding pass of destination city (host city of the event under consideration is must. In case of non-availability of original boarding pass for reasons to be conveyed in writing, a certificate from the airlines stating that the journey has been undertaken will be acceptable.

Copy of e-ticket/ticket complete in all respect with fare information on e-ticket for air travel

Additional requirement

Copy of PAN Card
Copy of TAN number
Copy of valid Udyam Registration Certificate of individual unit/enterprise filed after the date of event will not be accepted for claim.
Note : EEPC INDIA reserves the right to ask for any other relevant information/document for settlement of the claim

Freight Support

Each participating company will get freight support up to Rs 50,000 per MSME unit. This will be subject to submission of relevant documents as per the MSME Ministry guidelines.

Original Invoice/Bills for stall charges freight

For further information, please contact,

Mr. Sudhakaran Nair
Email -
Phone - 9725663534

Cancellation of participation

Please note that if EEPC India participates in the event and organizes an India Pavilion, then no request for cancellation and/or refund/adjustment shall be accepted for any reason whatsoever. Once the application form is accepted by EEPC India the participant remains liable to pay in entirety the amounts due from them on account of the event.

In case members are not able to travel due to travel restrictions/advisory by Government of India or South Africa then the amount paid will be adjusted toward the participation in the next edition.

Note: EEPC INDIA can only recommend for issuance of VISA to the extent that the concerned person is a participant at the subject exhibition and that the person in question has been certified by the participating organisation to be their representative. The Foreign Embassy / Consulate where the applicant submits the VISA application is expected to follow their usual procedural checks before granting the VISA in question and EEPC INDIA shall not be responsible in any manner whatsoever for non-issuance of VISA by the concerned authorities. This would mean that the prospective participant will be fully liable for the total charges payable to EEPC INDIA even if they do not obtain the VISA for any reason whatsoever.

Force Majeure:

If a Force Majeure Event like war, act of God, natural calamities, governmental directives, civil commotion, epidemic, pandemic, etc. or alike events occurs inasmuch as that the fair authorities/ organizers consider that it is illegal, impossible, inadvisable or impracticable for the physical, onsite and in-person (i.e. ‘live’) elements of the Event to be staged, then in such situation and/ or circumstances the decision of the fair authorities shall be final and binding upon EEPC India and all its co-exhibitors/ participants. In such situation and/ or circumstances, if the fair authorities, organizers or the vendors appointed for providing diverse services related to the Event in question does not refund the monies paid by EEPC India and/ or does not otherwise absolve EEPC India from its contractual obligations then in such case the Co-exhibitors / participants remain liable to pay to EEPC India the contracted participation charge in full and shall not receive any refund from EEPC India of the amounts paid by the co-exhibitors/ participants. Further, if the fair authorities, organizers or the vendors, so appointed for the Event binds or rolls over EEPC India's participation in the future editions of the same Event in question, then automatically the participation of the co-exhibitor/ participant shall also be carried forward to such future editions of the Event and the amounts paid by them shall be given a credit for the successive edition. However, if there is any increment in the participation fees fixed by the fair authorities, organizers or in any other charges, budgets, etc. then such increased amount has to be paid by the co-exhibitor/ participant without any demur based on the space and booth booked by the co-exhibitor/ participant. In any event, a co-exhibitor/ participant cannot decrease the space or the booth size booked by them for the originally scheduled Event.

Note: Regarding goods taken out of India for exhibition or on consignment basis for export promotion, participants may refer to Circular No. 108/27/2019-GST dated 18.07.2019 of the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) which is the statute in the matter.

Contact details of the EEPC INDIA Offices

H.O. (Cell)

Mr. Suranjan Gupta, Executive Director

‘Vandhna’, 4th Floor
11, Tolstoy Marg
New Delhi 110001
Phone: (+91 11) 23353353, 23711124/25
Fax: (+91 11) 23310920

Registered & Head Office

Mr. Adhip Mitra, Addl. Executive Director & Secretary

‘Vanijya Bhawan’, 1st Floor
International Trade Facilitation Centre
1/1, Wood Street, Kolkata 700016
Phone: (+91 33) 22890651/52
Fax: (+91 33) 22890654

Ms. Anima Pandey

Regional Director (ER) and Director (Membership)

Vanijya Bhawan (2nd Floor)
International Trade Facilitation Centre
1/1, Wood Street
Kolkata – 700 016
Phone: (+91 33) 22890673/74
Fax: (+91 33) 22890687

Mr. Rakesh Suraj

Regional Director (NR)

Flat No.10 P, Q, N, 10th Floor
DCM Building, 16 Barakhamba Road
New Delhi - 110 001
Phone: (+91 11) 23314171/74
Fax: (+91 11) 23317795

Mr. C. H. Nadiger

Regional Director (SR)

Greams Dugar (3rd Floor)
149, Greams Road
Chennai – 600 006
Phone : (+91 44) 28295501, 28295502
Fax : (+91 44) 28290495
E-mail :

Dr. Rajat Srivastava

Regional Director (WR) and Director (Marketing & Sales)

B-202 & 220, Aurus Chambers
Annex "B" (2nd Floor)
Behind Mahindra Tower S.S. Amrutwar Marg, Worli, Mumbai – 400 013
Phone : (+91 22) 42125555
Fax : (+91 22) 42125556
E-mail :

Mr. Sudhakaran C.K. Nair

Sr. Deputy Director

TF- 313/A (3rd Floor), ATMA House
Ashram Road
Ahmedabad – 380 009
Phone : (+91 79) 26588720
E-mail :

Mr. J. V. Raja Gopal Rao

Joint Director

Embassy Square, 103, First Floor
No.148, Infantry Road
Bengaluru – 560 001
Phone: (+91 80) 22261396 / 22268669
Fax: (+91 80) 22266914

Mr. V. C. Ravish

Sr.Assistant Director

Soham Mansion (1st Floor)
No. 5-4-187/3 & 4/4, M. G. Road
Secunderabad – 500 003
Phone : (+91 40) 27536704
Telefax : (+91 40) 27536705
E-mail :

SRO (Jalandhar)

Plot Comm. 1
Focal Point
Jalandhar – 144 012
Phone : (+91 181) 2602264
Fax : (+91 181) 2601124
E-mail :