British participation at Beauty World Exhibition
More British companies than ever are looking for business
opportunities through the exhibition which brings together
international manufacturers and retailers in the cosmetics industry
with key buyers and distributors from the Middle East region.
Beauty world/Wellness & Spas Middle East is the largest and most
successful beauty and wellness & spas event in the whole region
with over 750 exhibitors representing 1000 brands from 45 countries
around the world.
"Spending on beauty products in the Gulf region is likely to have
exceeded Dh7.7 billion ($2.1 billion) last year," industry officials
say. The average purchase of cosmetics and fragrances in the region is
about $334 (Dh1, 228). In 2004, the estimated market size for cosmetics
and toiletries for men in the UAE was about $ 415 million.