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Messe Düsseldorf Asia expands trade fair portfolio to the Philippines

07 Feb 2019

Messe Düsseldorf Asia and Global Link have announced their collaboration with the joint organisation of the annually held trade fair - PACK PRINT PLAS in Manila, Philippines, which will take place from 10 to 12 October. The new partnership will further advance the development, expansion and globalisation of the 27th edition of PACK PRINT PLAS onto the world stage. PACK PRINT PLAS Philippines is the latest addition to the company’s regional portfolio.

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T-PLAS 2019 – A Full-spectrum Showcase of Cutting-edge Technologies for the Region’s Plastics and Rubber Sectors

20 Nov 2018

Thailand’s International Trade Fair for the Plastics and Rubber Industries takes place from 18 – 21 September 2019, riding on the success of its previous edition with the strategic co-location of T-PLAS, PACK PRINT INTERNATIONAL, Wire Southeast Asia and Tube Southeast Asia 2019.

T-PLAS 2019 will once again develop its six core plastics-related areas of focus: automotive, bioplastics, electrical and electronics, lifestyle, medical and packaging, bringing together international professionals and representatives from the plastics and rubber ecosystem to share considerations for the relevant industries.

This edition will also see two inaugural special showcases: the Medical Plastics Zone and Chemical Plastics Zone.

In tandem with the four-day exhibition is a series of on-site activities including educational workshops, seminars, new product demonstrations and expert-led conferences that aims to present and discuss modern-day challenges and solutions for future-proofing processes for the plastics and rubber industries in the region.

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indometal 2018 – continues to gain momentum as the gateway to global technologies for the metal & steel industries

15 Nov 2018

The fourth edition of indometal – Indonesia’ must attend exhibition for the metal and steel industry saw visiting groups from a diverse mix of industries across Indonesia including leading companies such as Barata Indonesia, Cikarang Perkasa Manufacturing, Epiterma Mas Indonesia, Growth Asia, Honda Power Products Indonesia, Hyundai, Isuzu, Inalum and more.

From outside of Indonesia, indometal 2018 welcomed visitors from as far as France, Germany, Japan, the Czech Republic, as well as the China Foundry Association. Representing a wide-ranging exhibit profile, indometal 2018 welcomed 203 exhibiting companies from 22 countries, including national pavilions and country groups from China, Germany, Indonesia, Italy and Taiwan.

As a one-stop, business promoting platform for the metal, steel and related industries, the 3-day trade fair – driven by the expertise of GIFA, METEC, THERMPROCESS and NEWCAST by the Messe Düsseldorf Group, presented world-class exhibits in foundry technology, casting products, metallurgy and thermoprocess technology.

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Rapid urbanisation, increased infrastructure spending heightens demand in the wire, cable, tube and pipe industries

30 Oct 2018

Cities all over Southeast Asia project about 100 million migrations from countryside to cities through 2030, necessitating improved productivity, better incomes, education, healthcare and transport. Hence the need for 'smart cities'; where integrated technologies improve traffic flows, transportation, energy, water usage and services.

The set-up of the ASEAN Smart City Network (ASCN) to support urbanisation is a common platform to share best practices, link member cities with private investment and secure funding. Thailand has pledged 1.5 trillion baht (S$62 billion) over the next five years to boost growth and develop its three eastern provinces as the Eastern Economic Corridor, with infrastructure spending to remain a key driver for the economy and new development projects.

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PACK PRINT INTERNATIONAL 2019: Shaping the future of Packaging and Printing in Asia

30 Oct 2018

The 7th edition of PACK PRINT INTERNATIONAL 2019 returns with four thematic zones tailored for the packaging and printing industry.

One-Stop Pack & Print Pavilion (Award-Winning Showcase | Free Consultancy Services | Trade Associations & Industry Alliances)

Labelling Zone (Smart Labels | Flexo Presses | Inspection System | RFID)

Logistics & Automation Zone (Material Handling | Smart Factory | Robotics | IOT | Industry 4.0 | Collaborative Manufacturing)

Prototype Showcase (Rendering Software | Design & Innovation | 3D Printing)

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