An upcoming trade exhibition fair. Iran is a new market opening up. With sanctions being lifted and with 80 million well educated people, the country holds great promise.
As the second largest economy in the Middle East and North Africa after Saudi Arabia, it is expected to attract up to US$50bn worth of international investment and finance in 2016. Real GDP it is expected to rise to around 6.5% per annum this year and again 2017.
Iran has about 40% of the venue capacity in the GCC and is today ranking second after Emirates in terms of venue capacity.