Into its twelfth year, the MEAPET (Middle East/Africa PET) conference is gearing up to return once more to Dubai on 14-15 March 2011. Leading brand owners, technology companies & PET preform market players are expected to share first-hand insights on emerging opportunities in Africa and ME. Already confirmed to attend are senior industry executives & international representatives.
With the venue set in Dubai, well-known as a preferred base for major PET traders, delegates at the 12th MEAPET conference can expect enhanced networking opportunities and fresh perspectives on the PET industry. The annual event is acclaimed for its high quality of presentations and balanced mix of PET senior executives.
Renowned speakers who have confirmed their participation include PCI PET Packaging Resin & Recycling Ltd, who will delve into detail on PET’s trade prospects in 2011. Specifically, Senior Consultant Mr. David Swift will address the changing global picture for demand and supply, as well as updates on PET recycling and sustainable development.
Leading brand owner Crown Foods Limited is expected to unveil the growth and packaging trends in Kenya’s PET bottled water market & PET outlook in East Africa. Meanwhile, El Asher for Projects (EL NADA) will lead a presentation on Trends, Markets & Challenges in PET packaging for Edible Oil.
Other highlights include country-focused outlook on the Levant, Africa and UAE/Saudi regions. Mr. David Drew, Commercial Director of Boxmore Plastics South Africa, will hand out valuable tips on identifying market prospects and overcoming challenges for PET preforms, while Mr. Hocine Amrouche, Chairman of Eurl Maghreb Petrochemicals Company (MAPECO) provides insight on drivers and demand for PET bottles in Algeria.
Also joining the authoritative panel of experts is Husky Injection Molding Systems SA. The presentation will spotlight on the newest Efficient Preform Molding Solutions which debuted at the recent K Show.
Besides, Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. will offer an Asian perspective on the global PTA/MEG scenario, rounded off by Gruppo Mossi & Ghisolfi – MG Polymers touching on advancements and applications of barrier resin.
To register for the conference or enquiries on the program, one may contact Ms. Hafizah at (65) 6346 9218.
Global PET Brand Owners, Major Market Players Gear Up for MEAPET