EghtesadOnline: The 16th Tehran International Industry Exhibition in the presence of over 900 domestic and foreign firms started work in Tehran International Exhibition venue on Wednesday.
Some 406 domestic firms and 527 foreign ones from 27 countries participated in this exhibition which is regarded as the biggest one in the Middle East, reports IRNA.
Companies, plants and different domestic and foreign production and industrial units present various machineries, production lines, workshop and industrial equipments, tools, advanced industries, industrial automation, engineering services, safety and health equipments, sale and after-sale services.
This year's exhibition was welcomed by foreign firms and the number of foreign firms had 45% rise and number of the countries had 30% growth as well compared with the previous year.
Various counties like Czech, Sweden, Germany, Belgium, Austria, Thailand, Hungary, Italy, South Korea, Romania, United Arab Emirates, Bulgaria, Ukraine, Greece, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, France, South Africa, India, China, Japan, Taiwan, the UK, Switzerland, Finland and Turkey took part in the event.
It is worth noting that some foreign trade, industrial, economic and investment delegations from European and Asian countries are to visit the exhibition and to negotiate with Iranian firms.
Holding three conferences in the presence of officials, industrialists, professors and researchers and also holding some training workshops related to the subject of the event are regarded as other programs of the event.
The event mainly aims at giving information on the newest industrial products and advances, information exchange, technical knowledge, making participants familiarized with the latest achievements in industrial field, direct relations between producers and consumers, creating investment opportunities, creating job opportunities and marketing and developing exports.
The 16th Tehran International Industry Exhibition is underway in Tehran International Permanent Fairground.