The 22nd Arab International Aluminium Conference (ARABAL) will take place from 11 to 13 November 2018 in Kuwait City, hosted by Kuwait Industries Co. Holding
by Roberto Guccione
ARABAL is the premium platform for the aluminium industry in the Arab world. It is hosted on rotation basis by the primary aluminium manufacturers in the region. Kuwait Industries Co. Holding are the proud host of the 22nd ARABAL in its 35th year, under the patronage of his Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al-Hamad Al- Sabah.
The ARABAL conference has grown in stature as the region has become an increasingly key player on the world stage. The rapid growth of the aluminium sector in the region has been fuelled by a growing demand for a reliable supply of high quality aluminium. ARABAL members now account for 10% of total output of primary aluminium production per annum.
As such, since its inception over the last 35 years, ARABAL has become an event of international repute, bringing together leading figures from the aluminium industry from around the World.
Combining a strategic conference with an international exhibition, the event draws more than 2,000 international and regional delegates, speakers, exhibitors, visitors and sponsors. With the aim of networking, conducting business and discussing the aluminium industry in the Middle East.
This year the two day conference will focus on global challenges to the industry and suitable sustainable solutions which will help the environment move towards a greener aluminium industry through utilising the latest technologies in the region.