Sheikha Lubna Al Qassimi openes the Arabplast 2009 and TechnoTube 2009 exhibitions

DUBAI, Jan. 10th, 2009: Minister of Foreign Trade HE Sheikha Lubna Al Qassimi today opened the Arabplast 2009 and TechnoTube 2009 exhibitions at the Dubai World Trade Center.

900 companies from 34 countries are participating at the two events.

The minister said investments in polymers and petrochemiclas are still on the rise despite the current credit criris.

“Manufacturing industiries contribute to the diversification of the UAE economy and are still attracting big investments”, she remarked.

The two exhibitions, she added, have seen a 25% increase in the number of exhibitors and spaces over last year’s editions.

About Arabplast 2009
Date January 10-13, 2009
Vanue: Zabeel Hall No. 1, 2, 3
Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Open for Trade, Business & Professionals Visitors

Exhibition Timing:
10 January 11:00- 19:00 hrs
11-12 January 11:00 hrs – 19:00 hrs
13 January 11:00 hrs – 16:00 hrs.

TechnoTube 2009 Show Dates: January 10-13, 2009 at Zayed City / Liwa TEKNO/TUBE Arabia
9th International Trade Fair for Industrial Machines, Metalworking, Machine Tools,
Tubes & Pipes
   
Location:
Dubai International Exhibition Centre 
Show Organizers: Al Fajer Information & Services
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Messe Düsseldorf GmbH
Düsseldorf, Germany
 
International Support: ITA International Tube Association
 
Combined results from TEKNO/TUBE 2007 and  ARABPLAST 2007:  14,449 visitors and 760 exhibitors.