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Date Book June 2017

Have a product to showcase? Want to learn what your rivals are up to? Here is a list of trade fairs you shouldn’t miss in June and July 2017.




June 01-05

The Coimbatore District Small Industries Association (CODISSIA) is gearing up to host one of the most prestigious industrial trade fairs in South India – INTEC. The event brings together India’s best companies from across machine tool industry, that will showcase and demonstrate the best and latest products in the sector. INTEC’s target audience encompasses entrepreneurs, decision-makers, engineers, academicians, financial institutions, buyers, contractors, diplomats, etc. The trade fair is estimated to have generated about Rs.3,000 million in revenues over the last 16 years.



June 08-10

SPS Automation is an ideal platform to gain comprehensive information on products, innovations and current trends within the automation industry. The trade fair caters to about 18 different industries, including automotive, pharmaceutical, rubber, textile engineering, plastic and industrial IT, among others. Motek India and Control India, two more trade shows pertaining to the automation industry, will also be held concurrently at the same location. SPS Automation also provides participants and exhibitors a forum to discuss challenges facing the manufacturing and product-driven industries



June 09

The 9th edition of Manufacturing IT Summit (MITS) is taking place in Mumbai. And once again, the summit will bring together hundreds of C-level executives and decision makers under one roof to address issues lelated to the use of IT in manufacturing. The key focus areas for 2017 edition include e-commerce, supply chain, smart manufacturing, cyber security, Internet of Things (IoT) and customer relationship management (CRM) solutions, among others. The prestigous MITS CIO Leadership Awards will also be presented during the summit.


June 20-22
New Delhi

Heimtextil India is a three-day event that offers participants a unique business platform to showcase the latest developments in home and contract textiles. The fair is a meeting ground for retailers, bulk buyers, wholesalers, exporters, e-tailers and professional buyers from countries across the Indian Subcontinent. Considered as the doorway to the lucrative north Indian market, Heimtextil's 2015 edition was visited by more than 7,000 visitors from seven countries



July 02-04
New Delhi

Organised by Toy Association of India (TAI), Toy Biz is an international B2B exhibition that showcases the latest products and innovations from the Indian toys and games industry. The annual event offers a unique platform to both established and new manufacturers of toys and games, from across the country, to showcase their products apart from providing them the much-needed opportunity to interact and network with domestic and international retailers and wholesalers of toys and games.



June 29 - July 01

Security And Fire Expo (SAFE) South India is a three-day event that enables security equipment manufacturers and developers to showcase and market their products. The event caters to manufacturers and users of fire alarm systems, biometrics, building management systems, IT security, surveillance systems and much more. Into its third edition, SAFE offers both exhibitors and visitors a platform to network and tap into the growing South Indian market.

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A file photo of the 2016 edition of SAFE South India held in Chennai.



Mir Stekla

June 05-08
Moscow, Russia

Mir Stekla is one of the largest international trade shows catering to the glass industry in Russia. Supported by the Russian Ministry of Industry & Trade, the expo showcases equipment for glass production, glass processing, automotive glass, testing equipment and much more. The exhibition also offers participants a platform to generate new business opportunities. With a venue spread across 11,000, this year's edition will see participation of 189 companies from about 20 countries. The event's 2016 edition garnered about 8,000 visitors from 37 countries.



June 09-12
Guangzhou, China

Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition (GILE) is considered to be one of the most influential and comprehensive lighting exhibitions in Asia. This year, the show aims to facilitate industry convergence and help lighting businesses discover networking opportunities both within and outside the realm of the traditional lighting industry. In 2016, the exhibition attracted 1,45,080 visitors from 137 countries and 2,399 exhibitors from 23 countries. Participants included LED manufacturers, light designers, architects, building contractors, manufacturers of displays and signs, exporters, importers, wholesalers, and many more.



June 09-12
Ningbo, China

China International Consumer Goods Fair (CICGF) is one of the largest consumer goods fairs in Asia. This annual event will be held concurrently with the 3rd edition of China-CEEC Investment and Trade Expo. CICGF will be divided into four sections: toys, office supplies and sports products; household articles and personal care products; art and festival products; and CEEC pavillion & import pavilion.



June 13-15
New York, US

PLASTEC East is a platform that connects professionals from the plastics industry with over 9,000 engineers and executives from across the world. The focus for the 2017 edition will be on 3D printing and smart manufacturing. Concurring to the theme, the fair will have a dedicated 3D printing zone. Virtual reality and augmented reality products will also be on display. The 'Smart Manufacturing' section will allow visitors to explore the latest in collaborative robots, robotics and accessories. The fair also organises seminars; and this year, Steve Wozniak, Silicon Valley icon and the Co-founder of Apple, will deliver the keynote speech.



June 21-24
Bangkok, Thailand

InterPlas is an annual event that caters to professionals from the plastics and petrochemical manufacturing industry in the ASEAN region. This international exhibition attracts about 60,000 visitors from across sectors such as automobiles, electronics & electricals, packaging, consumer products and construction. This year, the event will showcase over 350 brands. Products on display will include efficient injection moulding machines, blowers, extrusion & recycling systems, chillers, among others.



July 02-05
São Paulo, Brazil

São Paulo is gearing up to host the 49th edition of the much-acclaimed international shoe and accessories fashion fair, FRANCAL. Known to be the gateway to the South American market for footwear and accessories designers and manufacturers, FRANCAL also acts as a launchpad for spring-summer fashion for these products. This expo is a platform for both traditional and new manufacturers to showcase their latest designs and innovations to both domestic and international visitors. In its previous edition, FRANCAL attracted thousands of visitors from over 70 countries.


VIV Turkey

July 06-08
Istanbul, Turkey

VIV Turkey, a trade fair focussed on the poultry industry, is the only international trade fair of its kind for this sector in Turkey. The fair showcases an array of industrial feed processing equipment and supplies, raw materials, feed ingredients, additives and water, poultry breeding equipment, diagnostic and laboratory equipment, and much more. The 2017 edition aims to create a knowledge and technology transfer platform and will feature 512 companies from 43 countries, with large representations from US and Germany. Delegates from more than 100 countries are expected to participate.

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 A file photo of InterPlas, Thailand’s only international trade fair for the plastics & petrochemical industry