INDEX generates $40.5m in sales and orders for exhibitors

 The organisers of the MENA region’s largest and longest established interiors and design exhibition, held at the Dubai World Trade Centre from 24th-27th September 2012, announced that its 900+ exhibitors reported sales and new business orders worth more than $40.5m over the four days of the show, with visitor numbers up seven per cent on last year’s figures.

«INDEX exhibition was once again a huge success and we couldn’t be more satisfied with this year’s results», commented Frederique Maurell, INDEX Event Director. «Launched 22 years ago, the exhibition is becoming every year bigger and attracting a wider public from both the region and the rest of the world. I would like to thank the UAE government for the support given to the exhibition, as well as the venue hosts the Dubai World Trade Centre, the show›s exhibitors and attendees, who together have made it possible to achieve these stunning results».

During the four days of the show industry professionals and design passionate immersed themselves in the latest in international design and interiors trends with more than 900 exhibitors, representing 45 countries, showcasing their products across 34,000m2 of floor space. Figures from an exhibitor survey conducted during the show also revealed that 86% of INDEX exhibitors were pleased with the quality of the show, and 80 per cent of those companies are planning to return for INDEX 2013.

INDEX 2013 will take place from 20th till 23rd May 2013 at the Dubai World Trade Centre and will feature more than 1,300 exhibitors spread across 55,000sqm.
INDEX will also run its second Saudi Arabian edition from 12-14 November 2013 and its first event in Kuwait from 16-18 September 2013.




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