QP to sponsor energy sector at ‘Made in Qatar’ expo

 06 Dec 2017 - 11:27

QP to sponsor energy sector at ‘Made in Qatar’ expo
A file photo of Qatar Petroleum headquarters. REUTERS/Stringer

The Peninsula

Qatar Petroleum  (QP) is supporting the ‘Made in Qatar 2017’ exhibition as sponsor of the event’s energy sector.

The expo, which will be held from December 14 to 17, is organised by the Chamber, in cooperation with the Ministry of Energy and Industry, on a 29,000 sqm area at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre.

Over 320 Qatari companies and factories and 138 productive families are expected to participate in the national event.

QP’s keenness on sponsoring the expo comes in the context of its serious endeavours aiming at developing the industrial sector of the country, particularly that the exhibition presents an ideal platform that brings together various industries; it also enhances the efforts being exerted for the advantage of the economic diversification and achieving the self-sufficiency.

Commenting on the sponsorship agreement, Qatar Chamber director general Saleh bin Hamad Al Sharqi praised the QP’s interest in supporting the expo which significantly reflects its keenness on developing the Qatar’s industry sector.

Al Sharqi also praised the role played by the company in the industry field and in the national economy in general.

QP’s sponsorship the event will enrich its outcomes, he pointed out, assuring that the expo is a great opportunity that enables visitors to identify the development that Qatari products witness year after year, especially it is being held in under the unfair siege imposed on the country.

The exhibition aims to attract more investments in the industry sector and promote locally-made products to ease dependence on imported items.