(MENAFN - Arab News) More than 150 exhibitors are taking part in the annual Saudi building and interiors exhibition in conjunction with Machinery Showcase.
The four-day event is being held at the Jeddah Chamber of Commerce and Industry's Jeddah Center for Forums & Events.
Exhibitors from countries like China, Turkey, Bahrain, Egypt, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Lebanon, Malaysia, Netherlands, Spain and the UAE are taking part in the show with their most advanced products and services.
There is an increased focus this time on value engineering and Green buildings.
Organized by Al-Harithy Company for Exhibitions (ACE) at a time when the Kingdom is witnessing a continuing boom of construction, thanks to its strong and buoyant economy, the event is marked by an engineering symposium with some of the best known experts in the field as speakers and presenters.
It is hosted by the Engineering & Construction Interest Group of Saudi Quality Council-Western Region in collaboration with ACE.
"The exhibition has assumed tremendous importance and interest among local and overseas exhibitors as well as manufacturers, agents, importers and dealers of materials for construction and interiors as well as machinery related to the industry in the region," said Zahoor Siddique, vice president, exhibitions at ACE.