Japan-based NGK Insulators has succeeded in tapping the markets of Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Qatar, Kuwait and Oman for sales of insulators and equipment for power transmission, substations and power distribution.
Brazil’s Weg, the automation and control technology provider, expressed optimism it would continue to witness growth in the GCC region where its customers include major oil and gas companies.
Scotland-based Aubin Group has witnessed a diversification of goods shipped to the Gulf over the past few years. Aubin, which specialises in the design, development and supply of chemistry-based technology and engineering services to the global oil and gas industry, has been shipping its products to the region for the past 25 years.
A LOVE for horse racing and high enthusiasm in organising equestrian events has helped the UAE ramp up imports of equine products and equipment. According to the latest statistics, total imports crossed Dh1.2 billion ($326 million) in 2013, a cumulative increase of 20 per cent compared to 2009.