Organized by the Qatar Chamber in cooperation with the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, the “Made in Qatar” Exhibition is the largest industrial expo in the country.

Since its inception in 2009, the expo is held under the kind auspices of the Amir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani and is supported by a host of leading industrial companies and factories, banks, and institutions that support industry in the country.

The exhibition serves as a major industrial platform that brings together local companies and factories under one umbrella. It also provides an excellent opportunity for manufacturers, businessmen, and investors to discover locally manufactured products, their strengths, and the demands of the Qatari market.

The primary purpose of the exhibition is to support and promote Qatari products in pursuit of achieving self-sufficiency and reducing dependence on imported items.

Made in Qatar’s Objectives: 

Inspired by the wise vision of the Emir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani and in pursuit of the Qatar National Vision 2030, which focuses on income diversification, Qatar Chamber assumed the responsibility of holding the “Made in Qatar” exhibition since its first edition in 2009.

Out of its belief in the importance of industry in economic growth, the Chamber organises the expo to achieve the following objectives:

  • Promote Qatari industry and products locally and globally.
  • Encourage and promote locally made products to reduce dependence on imported items.
  • Support the State’s strategy aiming at developing the industry.
  • Stimulate investors and businessmen to further invest in industrial projects.
  • Attract more investments in the industry sector.
  • Encourage local companies to improve and develop their products, making Qatari products globally competitive.
  • Provide a platform for expertise exchange among exhibitors.
  • Propel and develop SMEs (Small and Medium Enterprises).
  • Review the investment opportunities in the industry sector.
  • Discuss obstacles and challenges.
  • Enhance the private sector’s participation in the mega projects being implemented in the country.
  • Establish commercial partnerships among local companies and businessmen.

Made in Qatar Exhibition 2023

Under the patronage of HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, the Qatar Chamber (QC), in cooperation with the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI), organises the ninth edition of the “Made in Qatar” exhibition, which will take place from November 29 to December 2 at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre (DECC).

The exhibition serves as a significant platform for showcasing Qatari industries and products, with the aim of supporting the Qatari industry, promoting local products, enhancing cooperation between Qatari businesses and domestic companies, and facilitating discussions on potential partnerships and alliances to advance the Qatari industry.

The Qatari industry has achieved remarkable development and successive leaps in recent years thanks to the strong support of the Wise Leadership, and the government-provided facilities and incentives. These factors have bolstered the competitiveness and quality of the Qatari product, facilitating its penetration into global markets.

The expo features six sectors:

  1. Furniture
  2. Food
  3. Petrochemicals
  4. Services
  5. SMEs
  6. Various Industries

More than 450 industrial companies are expected to participate in the expo. Moreover, there is a space dedicated for entrepreneurs to exhibit their products in the expo.

The exhibition aims to provide visitors with the opportunity to gain insights into the latest products and services within the industrial sector, engage with industry experts and investors, get acquainted with the successful companies operating in the state, and grasp their capacity for expanding activities, enhancing competitiveness, and highlighting innovation.

It features a range of accompanying activities, including panel discussions that will focus on the future of the Qatari industry and involves various stakeholders.  These sessions aim to promote greater cooperation and communication among manufacturers in the state.

It further provides an opportunity for businessmen and foreign investors to gain insights into Qatar’s industrial sector and investment opportunities available in this sector. It also provides an opportunity for holding bilateral meetings between Qatari investors and their foreign counterparts, deal-making, and forging alliances, and partnerships in the industrial sector.

The four-day expo is held on an area of 30,000 sqm. It aims to boost Qatari industry, support the state’s strategy aiming at developing industry, promote Qatari industries locally and internationally. It also aims to encourage the utilization of national products, and reduce dependence on imports, in addition to stimulate investors and businessmen to invest in industrial projects.

Qatar owns an ideal infrastructure for the industrial sector which opens the way for bringing domestic and foreign investment into the sector. Therefore, the exhibition is the right destination to get acquainted with Qatar’s industrial investment climate and opportunities.