The organisers anticipate about 25,000 guests throughout the 5 days of the occasion. The premier international trade fair was inaugurated by Sheikha Aisha bint Khalfan bin Jameel al Sayabiyah, chairperson of the Public Authority for Craft Industries. The exhibition attributes a wide variety of valuable and genuine gemstones, spectacular pearls, gold ornaments and diamonds.
Akavut Tangsilikusonwong, managing director, Vega Intertrade and Exhibitions mentioned, “A lot of international jewellers are participating in the exhibition. There will be good offers from jewellers.” An essential highlight of this year’s fair is an chance for the guests to win a fabulous diamond watch. Salem al Shueibi Jewellery will give away the prize to the winner via a raffle draw. Those interested just require to pay a visit to the exhibition, Tangsilikusonwong mentioned.
Besides, components, tools, gear and accessories, as well are getting showcased at the trade fair from a wide variety of producers and distributors from inside the area and outdoors. Hassan Ramadhan Sulaiman, deputy director basic, Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre mentioned, “Last year we also had international visitors so it clearly reflects how popular this exhibition is. International companies are participating in a big way.”
The trade fair is jointly organised by the Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre and Vega Intertrade and Exhibition.
The premier trade fair, which is open to each businesses and public, has attracted businesses from across the globe, such as Lebanon, India, Qatar, Italy, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Turkey and the UAE.
An exhibitor from Salem al Shueibi Jewellery from the UAE mentioned, “Competitors call us jewellery for kings. We have jewellery for everyone and specially those who like heavy weighing jewellery.” For the final eight consecutive years, MIJEX has been nicely-received by each traders and purchasers as the exhibition attributes a wide variety of jewellery from different major brands and newcomers from numerous nations.
The exhibition is open for businesses and public from 2pm to 10pm on all days and on Friday 4pm to 10pm. It will conclude on Saturday.
Information Source: Muscat Daily