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More than paper.

The largest international trade exhibition for the stationery, paper, gifts and office supplies industry in the Middle East.

The one-stop platform to discover the latest market trends, connect with leading players and explore a vast variety of products and brands – all in one place. With dedicated sections for office supplies, school articles, printing materials, and a new ‘Corporate Gifts’ section, the exhibition promises an exciting three days packed with opportunity and innovation. The trade show also features the region’s leading platform for children’s toys and games, Playworld Village (formerly Playworld Middle East) and a broad variety of finished leather goods at the co-located show, Leatherworld Middle East. Last year, 7,179 trade visitors from 90 countries meet with 303 exhibitors from 42 countries right here.

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Who should visit?

Paperworld Middle East - Who Should Visit
  • Distributors of office supplies, stationery, toys & games and finished leather goods
  • Retailers & wholesalers, online retailers, department stores and supermarkets
  • Specialist retail trade including stationery, gift, hobby, art and book stores
  • Schools, universities and educational institutions
  • Buyers of corporate gifts, premiums and promotional products 
  • Office, procurement & purchasing managers of small, medium and large organization’s 

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Office & Business Solutions

A few key reasons to visit the show for businesses, small and large, as well as Office Managers that require stationery and office supplies

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School & Creative Solutions

Exhibitors, products, show highlights and more. A few key reasons for schools, universities, art studios and kindergartens to visit the show, as well as distributors & wholesalers of school articles and creative materials

Take advantage of pre-registering

Paperworld Middle East - Business Matchmaking
  1. Search for exhibitors based by company, products or country of origin
  2. Identify which exhibitors you want to meet at the show
  3. Schedule your meetings before you arrive

As a pre-registered visitor, you are automatically profiled into the Business Matchmaking Program. Our team will assist you and confirm these meetings before the show.

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Saeed Halls 1 - 3 | Dubai World Trade Centre

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Show highlights and events

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Paperworld Middle East is more than just a place to meet and do business. Some of the highlights at the show include:

  • A dedicated corporate gifts section 
  • The Green Room, showcasing eco-friendly products
  • The Wrap Star competition
  • Free-to-attend educational industry seminars
  • Playworld Village, full of toys and games

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“I’m a regular at Paperworld Middle East, and continue to visit the show as it’s important to know a lot of new suppliers in the market. That instant one-on-one connectivity is very important to proceed farther with potential partnerships.”

"As a printing technology industrial consultant it’s very important to know the latest industry innovations, which is why I visit Paperworld Middle East. The variety of products on show was the biggest surprise for me.”

“Paperworld Middle East was a marvelous experience and we visit predominantly to meet new contacts, and be inspired by new experiences and people in the industry."

“Paperworld Middle East is very well planned and a good platform for upfront prospecting and sourcing from exhibitors of all types from around the globe.”


The 8th edition successfully attracted 7,179 trade visitors from 90 countries, while 303 exhibitors from 42 countries presented their latest solutions from stationery, office supplies and school articles, to toys, games, and arts & craft supplies, as well products from the new dedicated corporate gifts section.


2018 Show Highlights

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