The First edition of Damascus International Fair was held in 1954.
The Fair is a full member in Global Association for Exhibition Industry (UFI) since 1958, member of its Steering Committee since 1978, which became later Board of Directors in 2003.
Damascus International Fair also a full member of Arabic Union for International Exhibitions and Conferences (AUIEC), its Board of Directors, and it is the Head of East Regional Office.
Damascus International Fair is the eldest annual general fair in the Middle East. For more then half a century of age a distinct meeting point for trade, economical and cultural exchange among Arab and Foreign countries. It has been also reflecting all the time the real image of Syrian Industry and Trade, and presented it to the world in the best form.
Facts of the New Fairgrounds: