SAIF Zone showcases role in boosting Sharjah at German trade fair

SHARJAH, 9th February, 2015 (WAM) — Sharjah Airport International Free Zone, SAIF Zone, has participated in the ProSweets Cologne, the international supplier fair for the confectionery industry, which was held in Cologne, Germany recently with over 1,500 vendors from 65 countries displaying their wares.

“We participated in this global event, a well-stocked showcase of the international sweets and snack industry, as we perceived it to be a good platform for the SAIF Zone team to interact with investors and entrepreneurs of this particular industry from Germany and beyond”, said Saud Al Mazrouei, Director of Sharjah Airport International Free Zone and Hamriyah Free Zone Authority, HFZA.

“In addition to that, we met prominent traders and market leaders of well-known brands, as well as small and medium size companies from different countries,” he added.

“As the event offered practical lectures, special shows and workshops of more than 300 exhibitors, our team benefited and gained expertise on the confectionary industry. SAIF Zone has some well-known food product companies and we are looking for more international companies to expand their presence to our zone as part of our expansion plans for 2015”, he concluded.