Fairs & Exhibitions
Last updated: Tuesday, May 21, 2013
METALEX Position Emphasized at Center of Metalworking Machinery and Technology in ASEANPosted: Wednesday, August 08, 2012
Reed Tradex’s roadshows in ASEAN excited manufacturers and industrialists in the region with the potential of METALEX 2012 to enhance ASEAN economies, especially with the approach of ASEAN Economic Community (AEC).
The roadshows offered incentives to participate in METALEX and observe more than 4,000 latest machinery and technology from 2,700 leading brands from all over the world, and 10 international pavilions to showcase their specialties.
Mr. Chainarong Limpkittisin, Managing Director, Reed Tradex Company Ltd.,said that roadshows to leading countries of ASEAN i.e. the Philippines, Singapore, Vietnam, Malaysia and Indonesia sponsored by Thailand Exhibition and Convention Bureau (TCEB) was held to invite industrialists to visit METALEX 2012 ASEAN’s largest machinery and technology exhibition which will be held 21 to 24 November 2012 at BITEC, Bangkok. Group visitors of three persons or more are offered special “Be My Guest Campaign” with 2 free room-nights per person, Fast Track services at the Suvarnabhumi airport, free entry to International Forum such as the Machine Tools Summit or // METALEX Nano Forum, andbusiness matchmaking services and plant visit to the Toyota plant. These services will help enhance competitive abilities of manufacturers in AEC level competition.
In 2012 the Thai economy is estimated to grow for machinery and metal working industry. There is bright export potential for all ASEAN markets. It is believed that the market for machinery and metal working technology in Asia will grow by 20% this year. METALEX is the regional platform that provides opportunities for manufacturers, buyers and sellers from all over ASEAN to meet and discuss potential business.
Visitors will see more than 4,000 machinery and the latest technologies from 2,700 leading brands in the world. Also observe the leading technologies in 10 international pavilions, including Japan, Germany, Singapore, China, Taiwan, and the United Kingdom which will help improve your production capability, and contribute to the success of the industrial sector in the region.
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“Last year METALEX successfully contributed to 6,000 million baht of business in the metal working industry and more than 57,000 visitors. Top 3 visiting countries from ASEAN are Malaysia (332visitors), Singapore (272visitors) and Vietnam (128visitors).
For METALEX 2012, we expect 66,000 visitors to visit the show and for these 3 visiting countries we aim to achieve 50 percent increase in their number of visitors, Malaysia (453 visitors), Singapore (330 visitors) and Vietnam (175 visitors)to visit our show.
The organizers have many special privileges for foreign visitors including attending as a guest at the opening ceremony, attending international forums such as Machine Tools Summit – Innovation of machine tools and metalworking with high precision technology, NANO METALEX Forum free of charge. You can also participate in the business matchmaking service which will boost the success of finding business partners, or attendexclusive plant visits to TOYOTA Factory in Ban Pho District, or see the assembly line of Yamaha Motorcycle from the beginning to finishing process, visit the Asia Precision Factory which specializes in manufacturing a wide range of precision metal components for industries like Automotive, Office Automation, Compressors, Electronics, Electrical Appliances, Machinery, etc.(Pre-registration required.
Limited seats available on first-come-first-served basis).