PakPlastics Expo inaugurated in Lahore with tremendous fanfare
The PAKPLAS Exhibition is Pakistan’s largest international show of Plastic Products and technologies, being held from 25th to 27th of March 2016, at the Lahore Expo Center. A grand inaugural ceremony was held to launch this mega-event orchestrated by the Pakistan Plastic Manufacturers Association (PPMA). The exhibition has received an overwhelming response from more than 150 local and international exhibitors, while it is expected to attract over 100,000 visitors in three days.
Senior Vice President of the Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industries – Mr. Almas Hyder was the Chief Guest at the vibrant inaugural ceremony. He was accompanied by the President of PPMA along with the SVC, VC, Executive Committee and the organizing team of PAKPLAS. Other prominent personalities attending the ceremony included; Mr. Usman Zakria patron PAKPLAS, Mr. Nabeel Cheif organizer Pakplas, Mr. Ghaznavi, Mr. Khalil Ahmed SV president PPMA and Mr. Zafar Saeed, along with numerous foreign exhibitors.
The Chief Guest of the ceremony – Mr. Almas Hyder stated that: “This progressive exhibition will inspire collective efforts by engaging all the key stakeholders, with enthusiastic participation from the industry, like; Raw-material producers, processors, plastics machinery manufacturers, makers of moulds & dies, traders & importers/exporters of plastics raw Material and producers of finished & semi-finished Goods. Every participant will get to interact, learn and share their ideas to accelerate growth.”
The Plastic Expo engages all the relevant entrepreneurs and investors on an international scale. The distinct feature of this show is; besides showcasing the offerings and achievements of Pakistan’s plastic industry, it will also feature numerous informative sessions to highlight the technological progress, capabilities, export potential and evolving trends in this sector. The participating companies include; industrial buyers, experts, entrepreneurs, regulators, investors and professional delegates from international and local enterprises and institutions, who seek new opportunities for expanding their business relations and deliberate on collaborative ventures to enrich this important sector of the economy.
The PAKPLAS enjoys extensive support from the leading enterprises and associations operating in this sector. Some of the prominent participants include; Haitian, Haining, Tederic, Aibim, Tongda, FCS, Shini, Mega, SML, Sunny, Bin-Rasheed, Euro Gulf, Indus Pencil, Dollar, Klass, Agha Plastic, King products, Combine Group, Plastifoam, Thermosole, Demag Plastic Group, Master, Sonex, Super Asia, Citizen, Boss, Toyo, Venus, Sonica, Al-Munawar, Tariq CLARIANT, K Group of Companies, Elegant marbles & Granite Industries, Popular Pipes, Royal Gold, IN Rehan Can.
The PPMA is a vibrant association committed to enhance cooperation, strengthen and promote the plastics processing industry in Pakistan, while it strives to raise the operational standards and quality of its products. The PPMA has created the PAKPLAS exhibition as a resourceful platform, which promises to develop stronger bonds among the key players and provide easier access to the national and international markets. This insightful show will also highlight the contributions of the Plastics Technologies Centre and other Polymer Technical Institutes.