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The first edition of Gulf Print & Pack Summit features the market patterns

Commercial printers are hopeful about their business development in the Middle East, as industry partners assemble to examine difficulties and openings in the region. The positive outlooks were shared at the inaugural event of Gulf Print and Pack Summit. Andy Thomas-Emans, strategic director, Gulf Print & Pack delivered the inauguration speech and gave some insight on the market.
Stewart Johnston, head of consultancy for Europe, Middle East and Asia of Smithers Group tended to summit delegates and said print income development in the MENA area will ascend to $40.7bn in 2022 from $28.3bn in 2017 or yearly development of 8.7%. “This development rate is far higher than the worldwide average and is driven by the region’s estimated 1,700

Paperworld Middle East 2018 highlights regional openings

Paperworld Middle East 2018 concluded its three-day run in Dubai with thousands of trade buyers stopping by the region’s trade fair for the paper, stationery, and office supplies industries.
The 8th edition of the annual exhibition welcomed 7,004 visitors from more than 90 countries at the Dubai World Trade Centre, while 303 exhibitors from 42 countries presented their latest wares in a regional market hungry for new ideas and business solutions.
New features at Paperworld included the Corporate

Print Pack Arabia event wraps up with positive note

The 3rd edition of PrintPack Arabia, which was held at Expo Centre Sharjah from December 11 to 14, 2017 along with the ‘Arabiamold’ and ‘Plastivision Arabia, saw the participation of more than 120 exhibitors from 11 countries. The just-concluded Plastivision Arabia international trade fair and conference served as a bridge between the region’s plastics industry and global equipment manufacturers, suppliers and dealers.
Organised jointly as three specialised trade shows that catered to the

21st edition of Sign & Graphics Dubai show hosts 330 exhibitors

The 21st edition of the region’s premier exhibition for large format printing and signage industry, Sign and Graphics Imaging show was hosted on 14th-16th January this year at the Dubai World Trade Center.  About 330 international and regional exhibitors participated in the show.
Participants included Cannon Middle East, Epson, Copatra Graphics, Signtrade, Masonlite, Flex-Europa, Jacky’s, OKI Europe, Wellcare Infotech, Blue Rhine, Emirates Computers among several. Copatra Graphics was the gold

Sign Istanbul 2017 equals last year’s record attendance

The 18th International Advertising Industry and Digital Printing Technologies Trade Fair, SIGN Istanbul, brought together approximately 400 supplying companies coming from 24 countries who in turn welcomed 21,881 local and international professional buyers and specifiers. Recognized as the region’s most important trade event for this sector, the ratio of international visitors has increased to 13 percent. The fair will be celebrating its 20th anniversary next year and will take place on

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    The first ever 3D printing conference cum exhibition ‘3D Print UAE’ took place on 17th and 18th August 2015 at Dubai World Trade Centre, UAE which attracted a number of like-minded 3D Printing professionals from over 40 nations.

    3D Print UAE exhibition cum conference is a concept aimed at providing a broad scale platform for the manufacturing sector and consumer world across the ME region. 

    3D Print UAE gave an opportunity for the additive manufacturing experts from across the globe to converge on this regional platform to showcase their solutions, analyze the benefits and discuss the opportunities in the Middle East. It also provided the opportunity for a listen- in to first-hand experience from industry leaders, connect solutions for overcoming challenges in the field, and enhance the brand and  business portfolio. 

     Steffan Ritt, VP-head of global marketing and communications, SLM Solutions Group commented:  “Since, this is the first kind of event in this region, it has attracted less number of visitors. However, the visitors and participants were more positive. Overall, the show went fairly well for us but we would have been happier if the organizers promoted the event well in advance.”  SLM Solutions were one among the gold sponsors of the event.

    Most of visitors commented that these kinds of exhibitions and conference should be encouraged to create more awareness about the 3D printing in this region. 

     
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