The press conference of Qatar Made in China Exhibition 2016 was held at Beijing National Convention Center. This exhibition is sponsored by Qatari government, which will be the first large-scale exhibition in Arab countries for the first time in history, which is all dominated by high-end boutiques and exhibits.
Theme:“architecture, science and technology”
In order to deepen the cooperation between Qatar and China in multiple fields, Qatari government held the first large-scale professional procurement exhibition with the theme of “architecture, science and technology” in Doha, the capital of Qatar, during December 14-16, 2015, exhibitors of which were all Chinese enterprises, including leading enterprises in China’s construction industry and superior building materials supporting facility enterprises, mainly demonstrating countries in the Middle East and Africa top-level products and services in fields of architecture, science and technology.
Saleh Hamad Shalaki, the CEO of Qatar Chamber of Commerce and Industry said that it is a big event to held the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar that needs the participation and cooperation of worldwide large corporations in the fields of construction and infrastructure, this exhibition will contribute to the development of construction and infrastructure in Qatar.
Abdullah Haiyelin has invited Chinese enterprises to seize the opportunity of this exhibition, and find them good locations as soon as possible. At the same time, the Qatar Embassy in China has been fully prepared to provide every facility for exhibitors.
Participation in major regional and international exhibitions will also provide opportunities for Chinese enterprises to independently explore the Qatar market and regional market, it is also the excellent response to the explorations of market and trade facilitation advocated by political leadership on both sides. The vice director of China Council for the Promotion of International Trade, exhibition department – Xu Yanbo said that, “Supports will be provided by the Office of China Council for the Promotion of International Trade, Exhibition Department in terms of project approval and follow-up services in this exhibition.”
Business opportunities: cooperating directly with Qatar enterprises
In order to hold this exhibition successfully, the sponsor – the Qatar Chamber of Commerce has developed many exhibition and commercial negotiation activities, exhibitors and purchasers will be matched in the early stage of the exhibition, the effective matching ratio will reaches 1:3. Meanwhile, the following plans were made for the purchasers:
I. Invite over 800 governments of 30 countries in the Middle East and Africa and purchasers of enterprises to participate the exhibition in groups, expand communication platform between the exhibitors and purchasers to the greatest extent and ensure the amount of label list of both sides.
II. Vigorously publicize the essence of this exhibition with the power of mainstream media in all countries and let more people truly understand the quality and height of “Made in China”.
The major purchase project of this exhibition is the related construction procurement for Qatar to prepare the 2022 FIFA World Cup. In the upcoming four years, Qatari government will invest more than $ 205 billion in infrastructure construction, including a series of large projects such as, new city initiative, old city area rebuilding, subway, road and railway network construction, energy and water conservation projects, hi-tech sports stadiums, civil residence on a large scale and restaurants and hotels, etc.
This exhibition will be held in the Qatar capital, Doha, on December 14, 2015, which will last for three days and the display area will be 15,000 m2, with 800 booths and about over 300 exhibitors and more than 30,000 purchasers. The exhibition will invite those suppliers who are with the top science and technology abilities in the construction material industry and those leading enterprises of China construction material industry who enjoy high reputation internationally to exhibit.
The construction fields include constructional engineering, highway engineering, railway engineering, hydraulic and hydro-power engineering, municipal public engineering, communication and radio and television engineering service providers, building materials and various kinds of relevant auxiliary building products;Science and technology area includes construction engineering machinery、public utility products、 mechanical and electrical products、new pattern materials、mobile internet、energy saving and environmental protection products、smart city services, etc.