Print and Pack

  • The packaging industry's investments in the GCC exceed USD $2 billion
  • Saudi Arabia controls 70% of the packaging industry, which is witnessing an expansion rate that ranges from 5% to 15% annually.
  • The printing sector’s value in the region is expected to surpass USD $20 Billion by 2016
  • The printing sector’s value in Saudi Arabia is worth approximately USD $800 million
  • Saudi Arabia’s printing sector continues to record an average annual growth rate of more than 8%
  • The printing sector in Saudi Arabia is constantly growing, producing about 5.2 million copies of daily newspapers and about 2 million copies of monthly magazines
  • Saudi Arabia’s printing industry is the third largest in the Arab world, following Lebanon and Egypt
  • The printing industry is considered the oldest and largest industry in the GCC region