plast alger 2018 closes on an extremely positive note

Number of visitors up 15% to 5,003

Exhibitor survey confirms high satisfaction rates

The biggest ever plast alger 2018 closed on 13 March and this on an extremely positive note. 

Exhibitors were all smiles as 5,003 visitors (up 15% compared to the previous event) discussed their business and concluded hundreds of contracts. The accelerating industrialization process, including massive investments in the automotive industry in Algeria and the Maghreb, all these are the ingredients for great optimism on the part of the plast alger 2018 exhibitors.

Exhibitor survey* shows high satisfaction rates at plast alger 2018

91% of the exhibitors intend to participate in the next plast alger
87% of the exhibitors would recommend the event

Exhibitors were satisfied or even very satisfied to the following extent: 

  • 88% with the event as a whole   
  • 85% with the number of visitors    
  • 79% with the competence and decision-makers’ rate among the visitors   
  • 74% find the plast print pack industry portal helpful to promote their business and products
  • 65% have got high or even very high expectations for their follow-up business
* The survey is based on written feedback from 75% of all plast alger exhibitors.  

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This is what they said …

A record number of 220 exhibitors from 24 countries presented more innovations than ever before. The great number of solutions and technologies on offer makes plast alger a highly attractive destination for all professionals wishing to upgrade their existing equipment or invest in new projects. 

Organised by fairtrade and Messe Düsseldorf the 5th International Plastics and Composites Trade Exhibition for Algeria and the Maghreb took place from 11 to 13 March 2018 at the state-of-the-art Centre International de Conférences Abdelatif Rahal CIC in Algiers. 

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Algeria’s plastics industry is the fastest growing on the African continent
The Country Cluster of EUROMAP-European Plastics and Rubber Machinery confirms significant double-digit growth for the Maghreb countries Algeria, Morocco and Tunisia as well as West African countries such as Nigeria. 

In parallel with plast alger, fairtrade and Messe Düsseldorf held printpack alger, the 6th International Printing and Packaging Trade Exhibition for Algeria and the Maghreb. 

Taken together, the plast & printpack alger 2018, with 261 exhibitors from 26 countries is one of the most important meeting places for the plastics, printing, paper and packaging industries in Africa.