DUBAI, United Arab Emirates —The Gulf Car Wash Car Care Expo will be held Nov. 2-4, 2015 at the Dubai International Exhibition and Convention Centre, giving the region its first carwash industry event, according to a press release.

The event will be held in conjunction with Clean Middle East Pulire Expo and The Gulf Laundrex – Linen Care Expo, said the release.

Carwash owners and operators, equipment manufacturers and suppliers from around the world will gather for business and networking opportunities, noted the release.

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The rising number of vehicles in the Middle East makes the area a growing market for the car care industry, explained the release.  Growth means an increased need for carwash and maintenance products and services to meet demand.

The UAE and Saudi Arabia are predicted to dominate the overall Gulf Cooperation Council with an expected 76.5 percent share by 2020, reported the release.

“The growing interest in the car washing industry has led to the inception of the Gulf Car Wash – Car Care Expo,” shared Jayaraman Nair, Virtual Info Systems Exhibitions & Conferences chairman. “Through this we aim to bring international players from the global car washing industry on one platform.”

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