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ALUCAST 2016: Technology, Processes, Products – for the Die Casting Industry

- 7th edition will take place at Bangalore International Exhibition Centre, Bengaluru.
- Phenomenal response by the Industry-Event witnesses 30% growth
- High level conference program, Award for Best Die-Casting & Foundry

The 7th edition of ALUCAST - India’s biggest and most focussed platform for the Aluminium Die-Casting Industry will be held from 1st – 3rd December 2016 at Bangalore International Exhibition Centre, Bengaluru. The Exhibition is organised by the Aluminium Casters’ Association of India and the Event is produced by NürnbergMesse India.

The event has registered a 30% growth over the previous edition, with over 150 Exhibitors, who will showcase their latest cutting edge technology and innovative solutions for the Aluminium Die-Casting Industry. The exhibition will witness participation from countries including China, Japan, Germany, Switzerland, Taiwan, Italy, Spain etc., making the event truly international.

High profile national and international Key Personnel of core and allied industries including Automobiles, Electronics, Electrical Appliances, Mechanical & Electrical Instruments, Toys and others are expected to visit the exhibition this year.

Some of the leading names from the Industry participating at the event are Jayahind Industries, Bühler AG, Teknomec, Sunbeam Auto Pvt. Ltd., Magma Engineering Asia Pacific Pvt. Ltd., Rockman Industries, Craftsman Automation, Frech, FOSECO amongst others.

Supporting Program

ALUCAST 2016 aims at creating a perfect platform for networking and knowledge sharing by organising a high level conference program on “Challenges ahead for Aluminium Die-Casters”, which aims to address the needs of the Industry. The sessions led by the most influential experts, will cover latest technology and market topics, and provide participants an opportunity to gain new skills and knowledge to enhance their expertise in various domains.

ALUCAST is committed to reach out to maximum stakeholders, with a number of Roadshows and Industry Meets being organised across the country in Delhi, Pune, Chennai, Bangalore and Coimbatore.

The event will further be complemented by the Best Die-Casting Award rewarding the outstanding casting designs of the year and the Best Foundry Awards, which would recognise leading companies with respect to their commitment to quality in all aspects of manufacturing, improvement projects and continuous investment in new technologies.


Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Prasan Firodia, President, ALUCAST & Managing Director, Force Motors said “India has emerged as an important manufacturing hub for both multinational as well as domestic auto companies. The Auto Industry accounts for 7% of the GDP of the country.

Indian auto-components industry is expected to register a turnover of US$ 66 billion by FY 15–16 with the likelihood to touch US$ 115 billion by FY 20–21.This augurs well for the die-casting Industry as the Auto Industry accounts for 60% of the consumption.

ALUCAST 2016 will provide an international platform to leading manufacturers and technology suppliers to showcase their latest cutting edge technology”, he concluded.

Sonia Prashar, Managing Director, NürnbergMesse India, expressed her delight in being associated with ALUCAST once again, “The industry response has been phenomenal this year. With a record 30% growth over last edition, ALUCAST 2016 promises to be bigger and better than before. These impressive numbers correspond to the growing importance of the die casting industry in India. At ALUCAST, we offer a business platform which gives participants an opportunity to showcase their latest products and technology on offer and network with a global audience.”

Mr. S. Mallikarjuna, National Manager, Head - Marketing & Business Development, Buhler (India) Pvt Ltd is positive about the scope of the exhibition “ALUCAST is a very good platform to showcase innovative new products to our existing and potential customers from Die Casting Industry. We are very happy with the response and arrangements made at earlier editions of ALUCAST exhibitions and expect to keep coming back in future editions. Apart from exhibition, the technical conference is excellent as we get to know the latest innovations presented by experts from the Die Casting & related Industry.”

The sentiment is also echoed by Mr.Vikas Jalali from Rockman "ALUCAST is the right platform for companies across the value chain of Aluminium to display their technical capabilities. Rockman had participated in the last edition as well. It gave us a good opportunity to not only interact with fellow companies in this space but also to connect with potential customers, suppliers etc.”


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