Reinforcing its status as the most popular jewellery show in the region, the 39th MidEast Watch & Jewellery Show has had a fantastic five-day run at Expo Centre Sharjah.
The biannual show succeeded in attracting impressive visitor response, recording close to 17% surge in footfalls, and in the process pulling in nearly 8,300 more shoppers than the previous editions.
The show witnessed 58,180 general and trade buyers, tourists and visitors stepping in to the 6 halls of Expo Centre Sharjah coming under the golden spell cast by the MidEast Watch & Jewellery Show.“The show was fantastic.
The visitor response was very good from day one and the last three days of the show saw the maximum turnout that was way above the expectations.
In fact Thursday and Friday reported 25% and 28% rise in visitor numbers respectively,” said Mr. Saif Mohammed Al Midfa, CEO, Expo Centre Sharjah.Held from October 6 to 10, 2015, under the patronage of His Highness Dr. Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qassimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, the show featured nearly 500 exhibitors and brands from across the world.
“The grand success of the 39th edition has paved the way for the 40th MidEast Watch & Jewellery Show next spring. The 40th edition will be a significant landmark for both the show and Expo Centre Sharjah and I am happy to note that exhibitors have already started booking their space for the show,” said Mr. Midfa.
“There were plenty of attractions that brought in more visitors to the show and encouraged them to stay within the halls for a longer duration. Apart from gold and jewellery collections that were the finest in the world, there were customisation offers, national pavilions, new launches, great prices and not to forget Najmat Al Taiba, the world’s heaviest gold ring, which became the star attraction at the show,” said Mr. Mohamed Amjed, Group Exhibition Manager (B2C), Expo Centre Sharjah.The 40th edition of MidEast Watch & Jewellery Show is scheduled to take place from 5 to 9 April 2016 at Expo Centre Sharjah.