We will see you in January!

Due to the large number of trade events being currently re-scheduled for Q4 of this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Dubai World Trade Centre has asked that we now host World Tobacco Middle East in January 2021.

The event will now take place from 12-13 January 2021 at Dubai World Trade Centre. All existing exhibitor bookings, content and visitor tickets remain in place and will be transferred automatically to the new dates. Read our full statement here.

Exhibit at WT Middle East 2021

With its major exhibition featuring over 250 international suppliers, and a free-to-attend conference WT Middle East is the industry meeting place where thousands of professionals from the global market attend to network and do real business. It is certainly an event not to be missed.

Stands are selling fast at this prestigious event, so if you are interested in exhibiting, please contact the sales team now to reserve your stand.

Colin Case, Sales Director
E: colincase@quartzltd.com
T: +44 (0) 1737 855 017

WT Middle East increases attendance by 43% in 2019

WT Middle East has reported that attendee numbers for the 2019 exhibition at the Dubai World Trade Centre in the United Arab Emirates exceed 5,200 with a 43% increase in attendees when compared to the 2017 show hosted at the same venue.

There were 101 countries represented at the event with visitors travelling from countries such as Japan, Myanmar, Argentina, Malaysia, South Korea and Paraguay. The exhibition had over 200 exhibitors showcasing their latest products from a range of international companies including GD Spa, Sopirawala Exports, Dare Global, Alliance One and Real Tobacco

Alongside the international exhibition was a free-to-attend conference organised in partnership with the ELTI – European Leaf Tobacco Interbranch. This new feature to the show floor focused on innovation and sustainability within the tobacco industry. Speakers who participated included Miguel Coleta, Philip Morris International who focused on PMI’s Sustainability Strategy, Dr Marina Foltea, Trade Pacts who discussed the international legal framework applicable to Innovation and tobacco and Domenico Cardinali, Deltafina - ULT Group who spoke about the world first Sustainability Report according to the Global Reporting Initiative Standards.

Quartz Business Media, the Organiser of WT Middle East would like to thank everyone who has supported the event and is looking forward to seeing where the next few years takes the portfolio.

Official photos from the 2019 show