TEHRAN (Iran News) –The First Exhibition on Iranian Production and Knowledge-Based Enterprises opened on Tuesday at Fars International Permanent Fairground in Shiraz and it will end on June 24.
According to the reports, Fars International Exhibitions Company as a part of exhibition industry and leader of national economy and production holds this exhibition in line with the slogan of the year for presence of the top economic, industrial and production activists focused on the presence of the knowledge-based companies.
The CEO of Fars International Exhibitions Company Mr. Ali Farhadi pointed to cooperation between private and government sectors of Fars Province in holding the first exhibition on Iranian knowledge-based companies in Shiraz as the host, adding that knowledge-based producers with mixing knowledge and production and effective utilization of it can improve the quality and quantity of the products and they can take a big step for increasing productivity and moving on course to the growth and development and access to the knowledge-based products.
The operator of the exhibition Mr. Javad Moradpoor said that the exhibition is an opportunity for identifying the needs and unlike other exhibitions it display capabilities. He added that some 217 state-run and private companies along with educational institutes have participated in this event. He admitted that despite talks with foreign companies to participate in the event, they did not participate and only Iranian knowledge-based companies are in this exhibition.
He reiterated that 167 knowledge-based companies are in the exhibition as well as 47 top producers and it is expected some 6m people to visit the exhibition.
Meanwhile in the opening ceremony, the executive manager of Fars International Exhibitions Company Mr. Qasem Mansouri said that the exhibition is an opportunity for the knowledge-based products to be displayed for the public in order to find their ways into export markets.
The exhibition is underway on a land around 10,000 meters with several halls and it shows that Shiraz is the flag-bearer of showing knowledge-based-Iranian products and Fars Province the pioneer in supporting the knowledge-based.