Jeddah set to host multi-sectoral expo


JEDDAH — Over 200 of local and International companies will be participating at the 29th Jeddah International Trade Fair (JITF) held at the Jeddah Center for Forums and Events.

The annual event is bringing together a wide range of Multi-Sector Products, clothing, fashion wear, textiles, leather goods, home décor accessories, appliances and many more.

The show is dominated by international participation with national pavilions from China, Morocco, Indonesia, Egypt and individual companies from India and UAE., occupying over 2,000 square meters of space at the venue.

Jeddah International Trade Fair 2017 is a 4-day event being held on Nov. 20-23, 2017 organized by Al-Harithy Company for Exhibitions at the Jeddah Centre for Forums & Events in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. This event provides opportunities to Saudi companies to have agencies, distributorship and dealerships and joint venture arrangements with their international counterparts.

Anticipating another successful edition, Zahoor Siddique, Vice President of Al Harithy Company for Exhibitions (ACE) said the fair offers endless opportunities for both investors and exhibitors to help enhance the ever-growing Saudi franchise market.

Siddique said “it offers a unique exposition for manufacturers, suppliers, buyers and users of a wide range of goods and services as well as opportunities for investment and trade promotions.”

JITF 2017 comes in line with Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 seeking to identify all general directions, policies, goals and objectives of the Kingdom and who’s aim is to grant the country a leading position in all fields, it will ultimately enhance the level and quality of services provided to beneficiaries to achieve a prosperous future and a sustainable development.

The fair held concurrently with “Textiles Arabia” the 4th Textiles Expo, a leading trade fair for all kinds of textiles, fabrics and materials.

JITF’s franchising showcase serves as an annual meeting point for international and regional franchisers, entrepreneurs, agents, and business owners either seeking face-to-face interaction with investors, or establishing long-term connections with potential franchisees.

The show timings are daily 4 – 10 pm.