The market for auto parts for passenger vehicles in Africa, currently valued at $7.68bn, could double in size by 2020 according to one expert speaking at the Automechanika Dubai trade show, the largest automotive aftermarket gathering with 1,695 exhibitors from 59 countries.

Organised by Epoc Messe Frankfurt, Automechanika Dubai is a three-day event focused on parts, accessories, tuning, repair, maintenance, tyres, batteries and washing/service stations.