OCEC, Muscat 15 May 2023
Muscat, Oman – 15th of May, 2023
The Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre (OCEC) proudly presents the most extensive edition of the Oman Perfume Show, running from May 31 to June 4, 2023. With over 70 exhibitors, including established brands and emerging SMEs, visitors will experience unique scents and aromas from countries such as Oman, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Thailand, Vietnam, and Japan. Sponsored by renowned brands like Abdul Samad Alqurashi, Arabian Oud, Andy Oud, D.D. Oud Oil, Raydan Perfumes, and Aramex Oman, this event offers a one-of-a-kind platform to explore the latest trends in the perfume industry, featuring exclusive offers and unique products available only at the Oman Perfume Show.
The Oman Perfume Show will be inaugurated by Her Excellency Dr. Rahma bint Ibrahim Al Mahrouqi, Minister of Higher Education, Innovation and Research, with the presence of key government officials, industry experts, and distinguished guests. Taking place at Exhibition Hall 1 in the Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre, the event will run for five days, open from 12 PM to 10 PM daily.
OCEC's Chief Executive Officer, Eng. Said Al Shanfari, expressed his enthusiasm: "We are delighted to organize the 3rd edition of the Oman Perfume Show, which has become a highlight in OCEC's busy event calendar. By bringing together international, local, and SME brands, we aim to showcase the latest trends in the perfume industry all under one roof. We, as a convention centre, are always in the lookout for opportunities to promote the event industry by creating memorable and unique experiences to our visitors."
In addition to the vast array of fragrances, the event will feature product launches, live music, and a vibrant atmosphere for visitors. For the first time ever, Oman Perfume Show has partnered with Aramex Oman to offer exclusive shipping and handling services for all exhibitors, as well as complimentary shipping for SME participants.
Fadi Kasem, General Manager of Aramex in Oman, said: "We are delighted to be the Logistics Sponsor of the Oman Perfume Show for the first time and showcase our services to exhibitors and visitors alike. We look forward to offering innovative delivery services for any products from the Oman Perfume Show to any location within Oman or overseas. We also have a number of solutions which will directly influence the visitors of the Oman Perfume Show, such as Shop and Ship, that allows online shoppers to enjoy a seamless and hassle-free shipping experience from the shipment’s origin to their doorstep."
Don't miss this extraordinary opportunity to explore a world of fragrances at the largest Oman Perfume Show, where visitors can experience the latest trends, exclusive offers, and unique products all in one place. This exhibition is sponsored by Abdulsamad Al Qurashi, Arabian Oud, Andy Oud, D.D. Oud Oil, Raydan Perfumes, and Aramex Oman.
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ABOUT: OMAN CONVENTION & EXHIBITION CENTRE
Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre is a world class, fully integrated venue located in the Sultanate of Oman’s capital, Muscat. In 2023, the OCEC team proudly celebrates the venue as a place #WheretheWorldMeets
OCEC: The Pride of Oman
OCEC’s entire complex features awe-inspiring modern architecture, integrated throughout with contemporary as well as traditional Omani design elements. The venue’s grand design represents its grand purpose: To be a vital part of the Sultanate’s ongoing growth story, and drive towards modernity and economic diversification – as envisioned by Oman’s late, beloved leader, Sultan Qaboos bin Said (1940 – 2020).
World Class Events Destination
The OCEC is located in its own fully integrated precinct just four kilometers from Muscat International Airport. It offers a multitude of spaces for a multitude of events. These include a total of fifty-five modern meeting places, auditoriums and exhibition halls, VIP lounges, Grand and Junior ballrooms, two international hotels, and a business park. As a state-of-the-art venue, the OCEC includes one of the largest theatres in the GCC, and one of the region’s largest column-free exhibition spaces – among many other highlights. The layout includes expansive concourse areas to host large delegations, with large-scale floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking landscaped gardens and water features. There is also a multi-story car park with a capacity for 4,000 vehicles. As a part of OCEC, The Precinct provides the infrastructure necessary to host successful international, regional, and local events and is there for the enjoyment of delegates, visitors, and the local community. It includes the 5 Star JW Marriott Muscat Hotel linked to the Convention Centre itself, as well as the 4 Star Crowne Plaza OCEC Hotel. A business park, surrounded by a nature reserve, which is a haven for Oman’s exotic birdlife, together with parklands and a wadi river valley, also form part of The Precinct.
Premier Venue: Premier Events
The OCEC has redefined the way trade, tourism and entertainment events are hosted in Oman. Be it a conference, a trade show, a business meeting, or a special, once-off event, OCEC's expert events team can step in and make event planning hassle-free by doing the heavy lifting for organizers. OCEC delivers a comprehensive portfolio of event hosting facilities and infrastructure – including some of the world’s most advanced Audio-Visual equipment; brought to life by the venue’s professional and highly talented team. Event organizers and all interested parties planning to host an event at Oman’s premier events destination can contact the OCEC team via the venue’s website www.ocec.om
Regionally and internationally, Oman has earned a reputation as being a stable and peaceful nation, which welcomes foreigners to its beautiful shores. All visitors and event patrons making their way through OCEC’s doors are welcomed with Oman’s legendary warmth and friendliness. The country has a modern infrastructure, which links Oman to the world – and the world to Oman. Aligned with Oman’s 2040 Tourism vision, and broader Oman Vision 2040 strategy, the OCEC looks to continue strengthening existing partnerships, and establishing new business relationships among a growing list of local, regional, and international markets.
OCEC: A Greener Future
While the OCEC is committed to maintaining the highest standards in business and operational excellence, the venue is also committed to long term environmental sustainability. OCEC is LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certified complex and features many examples of green architectural design and landscaping. On an operational level, OCEC is committed to contributing toward a more sustainable planet, and positive carbon footprint activity associated with the entire complex.
OCEC & OMRAN
Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre is a flagship establishment in the Oman Tourism Development Company SAOC (OMRAN) portfolio of major tourism, heritage, urban and mixed-use projects. OMRAN drives the investment, growth, and development of the rapidly growing tourism sector in Oman and has a proven track record of delivering tourism and related projects to a world-class standard due to their core philosophy of sustainability, transparency, and partnering with renowned regional and international investors.