- According to reporting by the public relations and international affairs of I.R.IRAN International Exhibitions Company based on a news in " TEHRAN TIMES ": Participation of Iranian companies has noticeably increased in the national and international exhibitions in the current Iranian calendar year (began on March 21) which is a sign of thriving production in the country, according to the managing director of Iran International Exhibitions Company. Speaking in a press conference held at the place of Tehran Permanent International Fairground on Tuesday, Bahman Hosseinzadeh said: “This year has been named as the year of “Pickup in Production” by the Supreme Leader and to materialize this objective we have supporting domestic production on top of our agenda”. Putting the number of Iranian participating companies at near 20,000, the official said that to support production by these companies, a system has been set up that makes access to the information of their products possible not only during their participation in the exhibitions but also during the whole year. such things help them increase their sales. Hosseinzadeh further mentioned three major objectives of his company as active presence in the international exhibitions with focus on the exhibits of the neighboring countries, holding national exhibitions benefitting from the most modern technology, and creating all necessary infrastructures and removing the barriers.
Hosseinzadeh further mentioned that his company’s supports to the startups and knowledge-based companies have resulted in flourishing of domestic production. “We allocate one salon to these companies in every exhibition and this approach is fortunately supported by the related officials”, he added. Elsewhere in his remarks, the official said “There are already 150-200 exhibition organizing companies in the country being supported by us.” In addition to Tehran Permanent International Fairground there are 31 exhibition centers, mainly in the capital cities of the country, and Iran International Exhibitions Company has the responsibility of policy making, he added.