Dubai, and the Middle East, is rapidly growing in stature as a global destination for a range of equine events that appeal to industry stalwarts, experts, horse enthusiasts and the general public. These events are also unrivalled platforms to demonstrate the beauty, agility and impressive lineage of thoroughbred Arabian breeds.
The total annual import value of equine products
and equipment in the UAE
is now estimated in excess of AED L2 billion.
The global equine healthcare market is forecasted to reach US$ 24.5 billion in 2019.
Falcon racing is one of the most exclusive sports in the United Arab Emirates, with top birds of prey going for more than 200,000 Euros.
Demand for forage products in the Arabian Peninsula is expected to grow by about 60%-70% over the next few decades.
The GCC demand for fresh fish products expected to grow approximately 8% per annum up to 2030.
Falconry is one of the most popular wildlife sports in the UAE. The recent competitions had 1,700+ falcons competing for prizes of up to AED 15m in UAE.