The Metal + Metallurgy China, the largest exhibition in Asia and the second largest worldwide for hot metal processing and the equipment manufacturing industry, took place with great success from 16-19 May 2018 in Beijing. More than 1.000 exhibitors displayed their top-selling products and latest technologies on a large area above 100.000 m2 and were attended by almost 75.000 visitors from 57 countries/regions.
Imerys Metalcasting, the world-leading supplier of green moulding sand additives, with a strong presence in China through S&B Bentonite (Chaoyang), was present at the event.
The Imerys booth was attended by a large number of visitors from all regions of the world. Imerys experts communicated well with customers and foundry representatives in various interesting discussions and meetings about market trends and new technologies. The dynamic growth and vigor of the Chinese foundry industry was confirmed and the promising market outlook in combination with the improving casting quality were mentioned.
In response to these increasing requirements, the Imerys team presented its wide range of tailor-made blends of bentonites and other selected high quality raw materials and outlined the action plan to extend the global technical support offer to the customer.
Imerys Metalcasting introduced as well their future plans for the Chinese market and their low emission technology ENVIBOND® because foundries expect more and more environmentally friendly products.
Imerys will continue to be close to the customer and to develop innovative solutions for the foundry industry.