At the time of Middle East’s infrastructure construction, Qatar has sharply increasing demand for infrastructure, especially after achieving the host right of the two major international events, 2022 FIFA World Cup and 2019 FIBA World Championship. To help Tianjin enterprises seize market opportunities and expand exports, China Council for the Promotion of International Trade Tianjin council Trade World Trade Center, Convention Center, China International Center for Economic and Technical Exchanges of the Ministry of Commerce, Commercial Department of Embassy of the State of Qatar in China and Qatar Chamber of Commerce and Industry jointly organized “Reconstruction of China-Arab Silk Road – Come to Qatar” special event in the afternoon on May 30, 2016.
The 2nd Made in China 2016 -Qatar is a trade fair and B2B / B2G exchange platform comprehensively demonstrating all countries in the Middle East and Africa “middle and high-end” products and solutions in fields of Chinese architecture, science and technology, which are co-organized by Qatari government and Ministry of China International Center for Economic and Technical Exchanges of the Ministry of Commerce. In the upcoming four years, Qatari government will invest more than $ 285 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., representing a huge market potential. As the promoting of encouraging policies of 2030 national visions, all fields in Qatar are on a fast growing track, especially in infrastructure and engineering constructions. The world economy report proved a 6.5% of GDP growth rate of Qatar in 2014, and 7.7% for 2015, making it the fastest growing gulf countries.
Since now is the Sino-Qatar culture year, focusing on the exploration in contemporary and traditional culture and connection between people from Qatar and the People’s Republic of China. It Showcases the characteristics of each Culture, allowing the establishment of a long-term partnership between citizens and institutions of the two countries through creative cultural exchange programs, exhibitions, festivals and education project.
Mainly the Qatari market being analyzed, the project of Made in China 2016 -Qatar being introduced and the latest policy on Tianjin enterprises’ expansion of the international market being interpreted on the meeting, with over 50 enterprises of architecture, engineering, lighting, energy and others being involved.