Report on the results of
IV International Trade Fair
METALWORKING. TOOLS. PLASTICS — 2012
On March 27th to 30th 2012 at the International Exhibition Center (Kyiv, Brovarsky Ave., 15, "Livoberezhna" underground station) IV International Trade Fair "Metalworking. Tools. Plastics — 2012" took place.
Organizer of this event is International Exhibition Center Ltd., under support of State Agency for the Administration of State Corporate Rights and Property of Ukraine.
The exhibition was aimed at demonstration of unique achievements in the domain of plastics' processing, modern materials and technologies, their promotion on domestic market; establishment of business contacts, attracting investments and support in development and realization of national programmes in machine-building industry.
Among many advantages two main peculiarities of the exhibition “Metalworking. Tools. Plastics” can be marked:
1. It is the only exhibition in Ukraine of spring season for companies dealing with plastics' processing machinery and equipment;
2. For companies dealing with metalworking machinery and tools the exhibition gives a possibility to strengthen and extend useful contacts established in November, at the largest machine-building exhibition in Ukraine – International Industrial Forum.
After continuous economic crisis Ukrainian industry shows gradual activation. More and more enterprises begin the process of production re-equipment or modernization. For other companies this question is going to become urgent in the nearest future.
Participation in a trade fair is the best opportunity to gain a full-dimension picture of the market situation: demand and offer, tendencies of further development, the latest developments of domestic manufacturers and foreign companies. That is why companies, who are concerned with their steady position at Ukrainian market, despite certain economic difficulties in the country, found it expedient to participate in a specialized trade fair. Totally 99 exhibitors took part in the event presenting products and technologies from 28 world countries. Equipment in dynamics was displayed at the booths of PJSC Chernigov Mechanical Plant, Khmelnitsky Press-Forging Equipment Launching Plant Prigma-Press, MK-Vizar Ltd, Kyiv, Stan-Komplekt JV, Kyiv. The exposition “Plastics” attracted special interest of the public. Its exhibitors, namely, Scientific& Production Company Bars-2 Ltd., St.-Petersburg, Solan-D Ltd, Moscow, Bdjilka PPCF, Khmelnitsky, Plastics-Ukraine Ltd. and Santex Ltd, Kyiv, Ital Ltd., Donetsk (representative of Haitian), and many others, were satisfied with the results of their work during the exhibition and number of business contacts.
International component of the exhibition is also gradually increasing. Thus, in 2012 among the exhibitors were companies Saudi Top Plastic Factory (Kingdom of Saudi Arabia), Forniture Industriali S.r.l. (Italy), VSM Vereinigte Schmirgel- und Maschinen-Fabriken AG (Germany).
To sum up the results of International Trade Fair "Metalworking. Tools. Plastics — 2012", we can state confidently that the event went on successfully; it attracted attention of many professionals and established the basis for further positively gradual development.