KARACHI: Exhibitors from Pakistan showcased stationery products at the Paperworld Middle East 2017 event concluded on Thursday in Dubai, UAE. The companies included Wamiq Enterprises, Deen Sons, Pakistan Pencil (Pvt) Limited and Sayyed Engineers (Pvt) Limited, whereas Dollar Industries (Pvt) Limited and Shark Stationery participated in the event on their own expense. The products covered writing instruments, school supplies, water and duster colours and other office supplies. The three-day event involved 312 exhibitors from 42 countries and more than 6,700 visitors, making it the largest international trade fair for stationery, office supplies and toys sector in the world. The next Paperworld Middle East will be held in March 2018, while Paperworld China will be held in September.
Published in The Express Tribune, March 17th, 2017.