WoodShow started its journey in Dubai, United Arab Emirates in 2006 and since then it has established itself as the only dedicated and unique platform for the wood and woodworking machinery industry in Middle East and North Africa region. In 2011, Cairo WoodShow was launched which became a solid platform for the North Africa and extended Middle East region and catered to the expert professionals from the industry. Finally in 2018, the WoodShow continued its expansion and reached West Africa to initiate Gabon WoodShow in partnership with Gabon Special Economic Zone, a business entity of Olam International and the Gabonese government.
Today, WoodShow series (Dubai, Cairo and Gabon) is catering to more than 500 exhibitors and brands of wood, woodworking machinery and forestry industry every year and welcoming more than 25,000 quality visitors from around the world in the three shows. WoodShow aims to contribute significantly in the growth of the wood and forestry industry through its three platforms and help the exhibitors and visitors interact and discuss the possible synergies to increase the scope of their business.