Paperworld Middle East & Playworld Middle East

Paperworld Middle East & Playworld Middle East

Time & Date

Location

Event Type

Exhibition

Industry

Paper, Packaging and Printing

Audience

Trade Only

Organised By: Messe Frankfurt Middle East

Paperworld Middle East is the region's largest exhibition for stationery, office and school supplies. It brings together international exhibitors and their product breakthroughs under one roof. A relatively new segment of the tradeshow is Corporate Gifts, which features a wide selection of handcrafted and luxury items, as well as promotional giveaways.

The previous edition of Paperworld Middle East received a remarkable turnout with over 7,179 trade visitors from 90 countries. They received the opportunity to interact with 307 exhibitors from 42 countries. The highlights of the show included The Green Room and Wrapstar, which is the region's only gift-wrapping competition. Also available, were free seminars covering various topics regarding the market and the industry's future.

A significant part of Paperworld, is Playworld Village, which is a showcase of all innovations in the toy, games and art supply industries. In the UAE alone, the average household spends $560 on toys, which is higher than leading markets such as the UK, Japan and the US. This statistic further reinforces the significance of Playworld Village for the region.

For anyone looking for an opportunity to interact with industry leaders and get an edge over competitors, this is an event not be missed.

Past Attendance

Visitors

Exhibitors

2018

7,179

N/A

2017

6,443

313

2016

6,700

305

2015

6,000

296

2014

6,429

270