Arabplast is the region's leading Plastics, Rubber and Petrochemical tradeshow. Held every 2 years, the 3-day event attracts thousands of international exhibitors and visitors. The Gulf countries alone account for 11% of the $600 billion global petrochemical industry, which makes this one of the most prominent exhibitions in the region.
In 2017, Arabplast, hosted a record number of 906 exhibitors from over 41 countries, displaying a wide array of new technologies. These included innovations around injection moulding, blow moulding, wrapping and packaging, plastic and rubber processing, and plastic packing, as well as raw materials, such as additives and polymers. Visitors included a good mix of decision makers, and those influential in making investment evaluations for their respective firms.
The upcoming Arabplast 2019, is expected to host 1,000 exhibitors from 123 countries, making this even bigger than previous years.