Machinery makers eye Sharjah plastics show. The rapid expansion of the GCC’s downstream industry is a key factor that is generating global interest in a plastics exhibition and conference in Sharjah. Organized by Expo Centre Sharjah in association with All India Plastics Manufacturers Association (AIPMA), the 4th Plastivision Arabia 2017 has already seen some of the leading players from across the world confirming their presence. “Today, Plastivision Arabia is one of the biggest gatherings of industry executives and professionals in the Middle East region. The partnership with AIPMA has helped Expo Centre not only to establish the show in quick time but also develop and maintain great synergy with the Indian business community in the UAE and the region.,” said H.E. Abdalla Sultan Mohamed Al Owais, Chairman, Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry & Expo Centre Sharjah. The previous edition of the show held in 2016 featured more than 250 leading manufacturers and dealers from across the world and attracted 6,619 trade visitors from 88 countries.