• 11th International Exhibition On Paper, Tissue, Paperboard & Converting Industry

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The Pioneer is Back....

The paper industry's most successful and longest serving B2B show which set benchmarks in bringing a comprehensive cross section of Middle East's Paper, Tissue, Paperboard manufacturing players under one canopy is now back in a new avatar.

PAPER ARABIA 2023 has been reinvented to reflect the industry's paradigm evolution over the last few years with new products and innovative processes focused on sustainable, health-centric and eco-friendly business propositions.

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What’s New?

The Middle East and Africa pulp and paper market has been navigating a challenging phase during the last few years. The impact of COVID-19 and a transformation of the packaging industry with health, safety and sustainable practices to the fore have catapulted certain sectors of the paper industry to new growth horizons. There have been windfalls of growth with awareness on health and cleanliness sensitivity propelling paper packaging industry into new opportunities across markets, including the Middle East and Africa.Globally, for instance, the folding carton packaging market has been growing at a CAGR of over 4 per cent and until 2022 and is now a US$124.1 billion market. The category has been predominantly driven by key growth from packaging for food and beverages, health, pharmaceuticals, wellness, beauty, personal care and cosmetics products etc.The Middle East and Africa, expected to continue an annual industry growth pace of 4-5 per cent, is also reaping the benefits of the change.The new end-user growth verticals

An Industry Platform

An industry platform to build sustainable business relationships

Best Destination

A destination for buyers, sellers & industry representatives to get together to explore growth

Great Opportunity

An opportunity to exchange knowledge, expertise, excellence, growth and survival mantra

Glimpses Of Past

Highlights of Exhibition Floor


Venue Info

The pioneer of Dubai’s rise as a cosmopolitan commercial centre at the crossroads of the world. The epicentre for business in the Middle East, Dubai World Trade Centre has played a pivotal role in the growth of Dubai’s business tourism and trade since our inauguration in 1979. View More

Clients Feedback - From The Horse’s Mouth

  • "Good Exhibition, good start, we are 5th largest Paper Manufacturers in the world and we use PAPER ARABIA primarily as a platform to promote our name and to meet more clients from this part of the world, overall this is good experience to us and our Dubai office. You could have more paper suppliers joining and scope will be bigger in future."

    "Regional Sales Director Corporate Marketing, Sinarmas Pulp and Paper Products(APP)"
  • "No. of visitors more than expected."

    "Yanbu Shuaiba Paper Products Co. Ltd. Saudi Arabia"
  • "Good organization, interesting market, good potential customer affluence."

    "Technopaper S.R.L, Italy"
  • "Paper Arabia is giving the opportunity to the professional visitors to enable them to meet with new potential customers and this is what we searched for and we succeeded to have"

    "Abdullatif Badinjki Partner and General Manager at Halabi Carton, a company that is based in Syria and that produces paperboard and greyboard"
  • “The Exhibition opened the gate to meet with some new resources for virgin pulp and to meet with other suppliers to the board mills”, Reslam confirmed.

    "Nawaf Reslam General Manager of Al Borg Company for Paper Industries a company that produces tissue paper based in Libya, said that he visited Paper Arabia and checked on the latest technology related to the Paper Industry."

Some of Our Past Exhibitors