The launch of the World Paper Exhibition 2023 at Expo Sharjah

A. Hussain

The activities of the eighth edition of the International Paper Exhibition 2023 “Paper One Show” kicked off today at the Sharjah Expo Center, hosted by the Center with the support of the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry and with the participation of More than 160 one of the major international and regional paper companies from 30 countries around the world, along with many national and local companies, and a selection of the most important brands specialized in the field of paper industries.

The activities of the exhibition, which will continue until this February, were inaugurated by His Excellency Abdullah Sultan Al Owais, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Sharjah Expo Center, in the presence of His Excellency Waleed Abdul Rahman Bu Khater, Second Vice Chairman of the Chamber’s Board of Directors, a number of members of the Chamber’s Board of Directors and the Expo Center, His Excellency Saif Muhammad Al-Midfa, CEO of the Sharjah Expo Center, Engineer Sami Al-Safran, President of the Arab Federation for Paper Industries, Printing and Packaging, along with a number of government officials, official figures, members of the diplomatic corps and representatives of companies The organizer and supporter of the event.

The attendees toured around the exhibition organized by Al-Furat Company. » for exhibitions and conferences, where they were briefed on its pavilions, platforms, and what it contains of a display of the latest products of the paper and cardboard industries, requirements for printing and packaging machines, production lines, and raw materials used in various fields related to the paper industry.

His Excellency Abdullah Sultan Al Owais said that hosting the activities of the World Paper Exhibition reflects the increasing and qualitative growth rates in the number of exhibitions hosted and organized by the Sharjah Expo Center, in light of the pioneering efforts made by the Sharjah Chamber in supporting the center as one of the vital institutions of the Chamber and enable it to attract innovative events and exhibitions that keep pace with economic, commercial and cultural developments and global trends in the field of exhibition industry and contribute to supporting all sectors and vital areas that characterize the Emirate of Sharjah and witness remarkable developmental development, praising the wide participation witnessed by the exhibition and the presentation of modern approved global trends. In the world of the paper industry, especially in terms of providing technologies and products to The market has directed towards adopting sustainable work mechanisms that contribute to preserving the environment.

His Excellency Saif Mohammed Al-Midfa indicated that the International Paper Exhibition recorded in its previous session the attendance of about 2023 companies. The edition has more participation than 60 exhibitors, i.e. an increase of 60%, which reflects the pioneering reputation enjoyed by the Sharjah Expo Center and the successes it achieves for all the exhibitions it hosts and organizes, which we are keen to Through it, it aims to meet the needs of the residents and visitors of the Emirate of Sharjah and support the various economic and commercial sectors.

Al Midfa noted the importance of the event in providing an opportunity for decision makers in the paper industry to exchange expertise and experiences, conclude deals, build partnerships, and present live presentations of the most prominent and latest machines. Which helps visitors to get acquainted with the best technologies and new machines, test them, and choose what suits their business requirements and development, allowing them to increase production, reduce costs, and keep pace with the technological developments of this industry.

Eng. Organizing the event: We are pleased to organize the World Paper Exhibition for the third time in M We also appreciate the efforts of the Sharjah Chamber and the Sharjah Expo Center and their keenness to provide all aspects of support for organizing this event, which is one of the most important events specialized in the paper industry at the local and global levels, as its importance lies in its continuous success in attracting a large number of visitors and those interested in this industry and its coverage of the needs Suppliers and consumers in the paper trade and production market, equipment and technology, in addition to its coincidence with the Pulp Week conference in the Middle East and North Africa region, which is organized by Al Furat, which enhances the role of the event and its contribution to supporting the paper industry in the region.

The exhibition witnesses International Paper was attended by the most important leading companies in the paper industry from the United Arab Emirates, Italy, Turkey, China, India, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Lebanon, in addition to many foreign companies operating in the country, in addition to the Saudi Company for Paper Industry, the main sponsor of the event.

The exhibition, which opens its doors daily from in the morning until 6 pm, provides an opportunity for visitors and participants to discover the latest market trends, modern technology and paper industry techniques. In addition to communicating with major leading companies including manufacturers, equipment suppliers, production lines and supplies, advisory and technical service providers, and merchants, and accessing a wide range of products and brands.