PLASTEX 2018 is the leading international trade fair dedicated to the plastic machinery, components, raw materials and chemicals at the MENA region. The fair presents products and services, technologies and innovations, trends and tendencies for trade markets. It is an international meeting-place for worldwide suppliers and regional manufacturers.
Since its launch in 1993, PLASTEX held 12 successful versions and the 13th is expected to attract more exhibitors, visitors, and international attendance in addition to increasing space. This increase conveys the prominence of the show in the plastic industry markets providing an essential forum for established key players as well as new companies targeting the Middle East and AfricaТs ever growing markets.
PLASTEX 2018 is a lucrative basis for business as it offers exhibitors a variety of advantages enabling them to:
- Conclude sales and distribution agreements.
- Meet new partners and potential buyers.
- Keep ahead of competitors.
- Network with peers during the day and at the evening social functions.
- Listen to experts on the up-to-date issues affecting the industry.
- Learn ways to become more efficient and profitable.
TARGET MARKETS: Australia Austria Ч Belgium Ч Brazil Ч Canada Ч China Denmark Ч Egypt Ч France Ч Germany Greece Ч Hungary Ч India Ч Italy Ч Japan Ч Korea Ч Netherlands Ч Pakistan Qatar- Saudi Arabia Ч Singapore Ч Spain Ч Sweden Switzerland Taiwan Ч Thailand Ч Turkey Ч U. K Ч U. A. E Ч U. S. A
NO.OF EXHIBITORS: 600 exhibitors (expected 2016) 598 exhibitors (2014)
NO.OF VISITORS: 28,500 visitors (expected 2016) 27,235 visitors (2014)
EXHIBIT PROFILE: Machinery & Equipment for the Plastics & Rubber Industries Ч Raw Materials, auxiliaries Ч Semi- finished Products Ч Technical Parts Ч Reinforced Plastics Ч Services for the Plastics Industries & Rubber Industries
VISITOR PROFILE: By Industry: Mechanical Engineering Ч Electrical and Electronics Engineering Ч Telecommunications Ч Building & Construction Ч Food Ч Textiles & Fabrics Ч Medical & Healthcare Ч Household Ч Furniture Ч Leisure Goods Ч Chemicals Ч Plastic/Rubber.
By Business Type: Producer/Manufacturer Ч Retailer Wholesaler Ч Designer Ч
Trader/Importer/Distributor Ч Exporter Ч Equipments Supplier Ч Raw Material Suppliers Ч Consultancy Ч Engineering Ч Research & Development Ч Packaging & Labeling Ч Software Ч Government/Embassy Ч Institute/University/Association Ч Media/Advertising.
INTТL ASSOCIATIONS: (2005) Ministry of Trade & Industry, Arab Chamber of Chemical Industries (Plastics Division), Italian Plastic & Rubber Association (ASSOCOMAPLAST), EPEMA, Taiwan Association for Machinery Industry, China Council for the Promotion of International Trade, Organization of Plastics Processor of India.