Middle East


2.9.3 Iran

Iran’s air conditioner market scale in 2011 is estimated at 513,000 units. The market was slighlly contracted from the previous year due to the international economic sanctions imposed on Iran. However, with a large population of over 75 million and a very hot climate, the market has potential. Whether the economic sanctions are relaxed is the key to future growth.   Window-type units account...


2.9.2 UAE

The economy of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) grew moderately in 2011 due to higher oil prices and trade with Asia. Sectors such as real estate, however, have not yet fully recovered from the 2009 deb...


2.9.1 Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia has enjoyed solid economic performance due to stable oil prices and has been investing heavily in public works around the country, including university construction. Air conditioner deman...

PR 2018.07.20

i-NX-Q: the new Climaveneta multi-purpose heat pump with inverter technology

Mitsubishi Electric Hydronics & IT Cooling Systems presents i-NX-Q. Climaveneta’s air source multi-purpose unit with scroll inverter compressors and cooling capacity from 43 to 151 kW. The logic of

2.9 Middle East

According to IMF data, real GDP growth for the Middle East combined with North Africa (MENA) was 3.5% in 2011, falling below the 4.9% posted in 2010.   Iran’s real GDP growth fell to 2.0% in 2011...


GE to set up technical academy in Saudi

Dammam: Mon, 21 May 2012 Global technology giant GE said it has signed a strategic partnership deal with Saudi-based Technical and Vocational Training Corporation (TVTC) to establish an academy in th...


IEA prepares in-depth outlook for Iraqi energy sector

Study team meets key stakeholders to discuss Iraq’s energy needs and its role in meeting global oil demand   10 May 2012 In preparation for the World Energy Outlook (WEO) 2012 special report on t...


Hitachi Brings Large-Scale Fridge to Middle East with UAE La

May 8, 2012 Hitachi, through local distributor Eros Group, launched its Ultra Big2 Refrigerator in the UAE this week as a precursor to launches throughout the Gulf region, according to the Khaleej Tim...


Patrick Mullins hits quarter centuary at WR

Patrick Mullins 30 April 2012 Patrick Mullins achieves a quarter century of service and receives gold from WR Refrigeration   Patrick Mullins, one of the best known faces in the UK refrigeration ...


Panasonic Introduces World’s First Tropical Inverter for the

Panasonic has introduced the world’s first tropical inverter air conditioners, which are designed to specifically meet the climatic challenges of the Middle East.   The new range of air condition...


Panasonic banks on white goods to boost Mena sales

Firm is trying to make Econavi more competitive By Naushad K. Cherrayil, Staff Reporter April 13, 2012 Panasonic launched its new range of eco-friendly products for the Middle East in Abu Dhabi yester...


HVAC Maker Chigo Earns Emirates Quality Mark

Apr 12, 2012 Chigo Company has become one of two Chinese air-conditioning manufacturers to qualify for the Emirates Quality Mark.   The United Arab Emirates began to evaluate air-conditioners in ...


Exhibition & Event

ACRA 2018 helds in Sapporo, Japan

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