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The Gulf Petrochemical and Chemical Association (GPCA) Plastics Excellence Awards 2017 is now accepting nominations. more

30 Jan 2017 09:00 News

Germany is a powerful plastics and rubber machinery manufacturing player and as the global economic centre of gravity shifts ever-eastwards, the focus on the GCC regions grows more intense. more

17 Nov 2016 16:55 News

A report by ICIS has suggested Iran will divert a significant amount of its polymer exports to Europe when sanctions are lifted, as uncertainty in the Chinese market spooks investors. more

21 Sep 2015 12:01 News

Dubai Investments Park

Image credit: Dubai Investments Park

436 new companies have made the Dubai Investments Park their home in the first five months of 2015, and the broad range of industries now represents a promising future for plastics in the UAE. more

6 Aug 2015 10:00 News

A 'super grid' electrical network commissioned to feed power to the GCC could be good news for the Middle Eastern manufacturing market, not least thanks to the environmental benefits the new electrical source will bring. more

25 Jun 2015 14:21 News

Abu Dhabi

AbuDhabi 2004 Author: Rüdiger Meier, via Wikimedia Commons

Leaders in global manufacturing from government and industry are set to gather in Abu Dhabi in 2016 for the first Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit. more

10 Jun 2015 10:12 News


"Sh5-zayed-road" by Saudi from Saudi Arabia via Wikimedia Commons.

PlastiCon and ANTEC are set to merge into one event following the partnership between SPE and GPCA. more

4 Jun 2015 12:29 News

The packaging industry in the Middle East is expected outpace global growth average, paving the way for a profitable Gulf Print & Pack show next week. more

9 Apr 2015 12:02 News

Plastivision Arabia 2016 will provide regional manufactures instant access to new machinery, technologies and materials, and insights into improving production and personnel efficiencies and reducing costs. more

7 Apr 2015 13:44 News

Take a look inside ArabPlast 2013 for a better idea of what to expect this January in this official promotional video. more

1 Dec 2014 14:18 News


Via Wikimedia Commons

A report on the growing economies of the MENA region has suggested North Africa could eventually overtake the burgeoning economies of the GCC. more

8 Aug 2014 14:56 Home


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