Plastics, Petrochemicals, Printing & Packaging Industries Gather in Dammam, KSA

Dhahran Exhibition Center in Dammam plays host to 4P Arabia, a launch event from 16-18 September 2014, collecting the plastic, petrochemical, print and packaging sectors.

Dammam, Saudi Arabia, September 16, 2014 --( The combined exhibition and conference, sponsored by Saudi Aramco and the Royal Commission for Jubail and Yanbu, is set for 3 days of big business and networking for these hugely important sectors for the Kingdom.

Split into two clear events, Plastics & Petrochem Arabia features an exhibition and a conference, whilst Print & Packaging is holding an exhibition for the first time in the Province.

The Plastics & Petrochem Arabia conference boasts over 35 senior speakers confirmed including the likes of; Director of Chemicals Growth Projects Department at Saudi Aramco, Director Value Parks Department at Sadara Chemical Company and Executive Director at the Higher Institute for Plastics Fabrication.

For the first time in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia, the Printing & Packaging sector will also be featured inside the exhibition, focusing on innovations and new technologies to support the soaring growth of the two industries.

Respectively worth SR 3bn and SR 20bn, the Kingdom’s printing and packaging sectors have substantially benefited from rising population levels, a flourishing economy and shifts in consumption patterns.

International suppliers of the latest print and packaging solutions include the likes of: Proctor & Gamble, AlSanad Trading Est – Muller Martini, Ampacet Europe SA, El-Ajou – Canon, Graphis Pre-Press, GS Packaging, Labo Print SA, Lanca Equipment Maintenance, OKI Europe Ltd – Al Eqtessad Holding Co & Sunpack Brand Packaging Est.

MAPTEC Computer Systems, a leading 3D printing company in the Middle East, will also be displaying this cutting edge technology and explaining how 3d printing and scanning technology is being applied in Printing and Packaging Industries.

Alain Marhic, Managing Director of BME Global Ltd who are organising the exhibition with Dhahran Expo comments: “It is an exciting time for both print and packaging industries in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, with demand and higher standards constantly on the increase. It is the first time the Eastern Province will see a show dedicated to these industries, where so many business require new ideas, fresh suppliers and sustainable technologies to serve their business needs.”

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Mark Thomas