printpack alger & plast alger 2018 grows by 60%

Exhibitors from 21 countries - 9 countries represented with national pavilions or groups

Large-scale promotion campaign to invite trade visitors from Algeria, Maghreb and West Africa

Excellent news on printpack & plast alger 2018: The event grows by 60% in net exhibition space compared to the previous event.

This results in an ever more diverse range of technologies and solutions on offer for trade visitors which makes plast & printpack alger a highly attractive destination for professionals with the intention to invest. 

Over the next weeks, the organisers fairtrade and Messe Düsseldorf will therefore conduct a large-scale promotion campaign to specifically invite trade visitors from Algeria, Maghreb and West Africa.

The exhibitors come from 21 countries, namely from Algeria, Austria, China, France, Germany, Greece, India, Italy, Jordan, Korea, Lebanon, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tunisia, Turkey and the United Arab Emirates.

9 countries are represented with national pavilions or groups: Austria, China, France, India, Italy, Qatar, Spain, Taiwan and Turkey.

With more than 30 exhibitors and 700+ sqm of net exhibition space Algeria is the largest exhibitor country. Followed by China, France, Turkey, Italy, Qatar, Austria, India, Taiwan, Spain and others, in this order.

See who is already there and check out hall 1 and hall 2 and the preliminary exhibitor list.

printpack powered by drupa, plast alger powered by K

Powered by K - The World's No. 1 Trade Fair for Plastics and Rubber, plast alger is taking place concurrently with printpack alger powered by drupa.

For the first time co-organised by fairtrade and Messe Düsseldorf, the event is scheduled to take place on 11-13 March 2018 at the brand new Algiers International Conference Center CIC. 

Massive investments in the Algerian plastics, printing and packaging industry

Figures from the VDMA German Engineering Federation confirm: In 2016, Algeria increased its plastics technology imports by a remarkable 40%. While they amounted to EUR 96 million in 2015, they already recorded EUR 135 million for 2016. Imports of packaging technology rose by 9% to EUR 228 million in the same period. This makes Algeria the largest importer of packaging technology and the second largest importer of plastics technology on the African continent."

printpack & plast alger 2018 is growing strongly

“After 166 exhibitors from 22 countries and 4,360 trade visitors participated in the last event in 2016, the printpack & plast alger in 2018 is again showing all signs of growth” outlines Petra Cullmann, Global Portfolio Director Plastics & Rubber at Messe Düsseldorf. “ Strongly grown exhibitor numbers, especially from Algeria, Austria, China, Egypt, France, India, Italy, Qatar, Spain, Taiwan and Turkey point to a robust growth of the trade fair.”

Click on the images to see impressions of the 2016 show

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The exhibition