“Dhahran Expo” to Organize International Winter Exhibition of Textiles, Light Industries and Handicrafts on Wednesday

Dammam, Rabi’I 27, 1438, Dec 26, 2016, SPA — Dhahran International Exhibitions Company “Dhahran Expo” will organize on next Wednesday events of the International Winter Exhibition of Textile, Light Industries and Handicrafts at Dhahran International Exhibition Centre.
This was announced by Director of Public Relations and Media in Dhahran International Exhibitions Company Mohammed bin Ahmed Al-Ibrahim.
He explained that the seven-day exhibition will display the latest products of the participating companies that meet the needs of the families in winter, as it attracts the most important local and international companies with the participation of more than 200 companies.
It is worth mentioning that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia tops the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) for Arab States in terms of demand for textiles and fabrics of all kinds supported by population growth and programs of diversified development, as the volume of the textile market in the Kingdom amounts to about $ 4 billion, and the volume of investment in the textiles and clothing industry in the local market reached $ 10.67 billion by the end of 2015.
It is expected to increase investment opportunities and the number of factories currently 6871 with investments estimated at SR 2 trillion.
14:33 LOCAL TIME 11:33 GMT