Daily News

20.02.2013

First edition of indometal 2013 opens its doors today

indometal 2013, the international metal & steel exhibition for the region is now opened, providing a beneficial business and procurement platform for all those involved in the industries’ upstream and downstream sectors.

indometal 2013 is a specialist exhibition focused on the synergistic interrelations of foundry technology, casting products, metallurgy and thermoprocess technology. In addition, indotools, a dedicated platform on machine tools, will synergistically complement the indometal exhibition, and therefore offer a one-stop business and sourcing opportunity that provides innovative end-to-end solutions across the industrial value chain - all under one roof.

The first edition of indometal takes place from today to 23 February at JI Expo Kemayoran in Jakarta, Indonesia, with over 250 international exhibitors from 26 countries and some 70 local and Indonesian-based exhibitors, and six national groups and pavilions (Austria, China, Italy, Taiwan and the UK) showcasing their products and services.Trade visitors who have not pre-registered online are able to register their attendance at the entrance of Hall A to enter the exhibition halls until Saturday.

Gernot Ringling, Managing Director ofMesse Düsseldorf Asia said industry visitors at all levels from mining, metal, metallurgical industries, to material testing and inspection, to industrial applications and many others involved in the iron and steel industries in search of new ideas to reinvent their business and discover the right tools to improve operational efficiency, can benefit from attending indometal 2013.

“We encourage top level management through to middle managers, engineers and procurement officers to attend indometal 2013. It is a unique opportunity to get closer to the target market, meet suppliers face-to-face, to conduct business and to better understand developments in the industry and the region,” said Ringling.

Providing the latest insights and information on the region is also key and trade visitors can expand their professional knowledge by attending the value-added programme of seminars and exhibitor presentations, which have been developed with the support of the industry’s key associations to deliver relevant and timely topics(see line-up of concurrent events below).

Focused on bringing quality content that is relevant to the industry and presenting it with the professionalism expected of the Messe Düsseldorf brand and bringing together qualified professionals, “will ensure that together with our local partner PT. WAKENI, we will meet our long-term goal of taking this biennial exhibition into a regional leadership position as the foremost metal and steel trade event in the region,” he said.