Qatar Chamber has announced that Qatar Gas Transport Company Ltd. “Nakilat” would sponsor ‘Made in Qatar 2016’ exhibition as a sector sponsor, according to a press release issued by the Chamber yesterday.
Scheduled to be held between November 6 – 9, 2016 for the first time outside Qatar, the expo will be organized on an area of 10,000 sqm. at the Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition, KSA.
Commenting on the agreement signing, Eng. Abdulla bin Fadalla Al Sulaiti, Nakilat’s Managing Director, said: “We are delighted to support this edition of ‘Made in Qatar Exhibition’. It’s a brilliant opportunity for our company to display its potential in the field of marine industry. ”
Al Sulaiti confirmed that the expo will contribute to developing the industry in Qatar which plays a significant role in developing the national economy and supporting the national vision 2030.
The four-day exhibition aims to attract investment in the manufacturing sector while promoting and showcasing locally manufactured products in Saudi markets.
It also aims to promote Qatar’s industry sector and encourage the use of Qatari products, while updating the Saudi business community on the latest developments in participating sectors.
It also helps provide an opportunity for exhibitors and manufacturers to meet, while directly introducing Qatari products to the Saudi community, and encouraging Saudi businessmen and women to invest in industrial projects in Qatar.
About the Company
Nakilat is a Qatari marine company providing the essential transportation link in the State of Qatar’s LNG supply chain.
Its LNG shipping fleet is the largest in the world, and has grown to 63 LNG vessels. In addition, via wholly-owned subsidiary Nakilat Shipping Qatar Limited (NSQL), Nakilat manages and operates four very large LPG carriers.
Via two strategic joint ventures – Nakilat-Keppel Offshore & Marine (N-KOM) and Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ) – Nakilat operates the ship repair and construction facilities at Erhama Bin Jaber Al Jalahma Shipyard in the State of Qatar’s Port of Ras Laffan.
Nakilat also provides port agency services through Nakilat Agency Company (NAC) for the Ports of Ras Laffan and Mesaieed and warehousing for vessels in Qatari waters via Nakilat’s Vessel Support Unit (VSU). Joint venture Nakilat SvitzerWijsmuller (NSW) offers marine support services at the Port of Ras Laffan and at the State of Qatar’s offshore activity around Halul Island.