The International Exhibition of Plastics Rubber, Machinery and Equipment called Iran Plast 2017 opens today in the Iranian capital of Tehran.
The four-day expo at Tehran International Fairgrounds is scheduled to open on September 24 in a ceremony attended by First Vice President Es'haq Jahangiri and Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh, Shana reported.
The event is Iran's biggest exhibition showcasing latest products and achievements in the polymer and plastic industries.
The 11th edition of the event will be attended by 600 domestic companies and 524 foreign firms from 24 countries indicating a growth of 39 percent and 21 percent respectively against the figures for the previous edition.
The foreign companies are from Belgium, Denmark, Germany, Finland, France, Greece, India, Serbia, Italy, South Korea, Austria, Luxembourg, Switzerland, Spain, the UK, Thailand, the Czech Republic, Cyprus, Turkey, Taiwan, China, Japan and the UAE.
The expo has three sections: 1. Raw Materials and Services, 2. Finished and Semi-Finished Products and 3. Machinery and Equipment.