INTERNATIONAL METAL TECHNOLOGY TAIWAN Date2019-11-07~2019-11-10
Taichung Int'l Exhibition Center
iMT Taiwan 2019 refocuses market with 5 domestic industry strengths
New Pavilions launched: Foundry, Forging, Welding, Metallurgy and Heat Treatment
International Metal Technology Taiwan (iMT Taiwan) will mark its 5th edition as Taiwan’s only exhibition focused on metallurgy processing and precision machinery with highlight on industry leaders’ capabilities. 5 new themed pavilions on Foundry, Forging, Welding, Metallurgy and Heat Treatment will be curated to attract manufacturers and technology providers with specializations in these areas. These pavilions will pave for the expansion of iMT Taiwan’s show floor to be occupied between 7 and 10 Nov 2019 at the Taichung International Exhibition Hall.
Given Taiwan’s strong metal industry landscape, international companies have recurrently used the country as a manufacturing and technology development base. Since its inception, iMT Taiwan has become the entry point for foreign metal businesses to explore the Taiwan market. In 2018, out of the 157 exhibiting companies that participated. 10 % were from overseas namely; the United States, Japan, Germany, South Korea, Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia, India and more.
For 2019, the call for more international companies to participate at iMT Taiwan is increasing to complement ‘Made in Taiwan’ metal technologies and products. Wider international participation is also expected to further invigorate the competitiveness of Taiwan’s metal industry. Behind its internationally renowned reputation, Taiwan's metal industry has experienced a 50-year development, becoming a solid economic-building sector for the country. The exhibition will further promote Taiwan’s high-value metals, processing machineries, technologies and their competitively-priced end or by-products that are well sought-after by world markets.
Taiwan’s metal manufacturers expected to increase global supply
As the only exhibition in Taiwan specializing in metal production processes and the processing equipment for end-to-end spectrum of the metal industry value chain, iMT Taiwan integrates the entire industry. Alongside the secondary product range comprising casting, metal materials and semi-finished metal products, the 5 pavilions on Foundry, Forging, Welding, Metallurgy and Heat Treatment will renew iMT Taiwan’s focus on specific capabilities that Taiwanese and Taiwan-based foreign companies can offer to worldwide buyers.
Catering to downstream and the middle stream needs, the exhibition will present the interconnected character of Taiwan’s metal industry and their cohesive development. With high-tech process and customization capabilities, ‘Made in Taiwan’ high-value products will take centre stage at the exhibition. iMT Taiwan will deliver a one-stop sourcing platform for win-win trade opportunity for international buyers to visit and procure at a dedicated central venue. iMT Taiwan 2019 aims to draw 6,300 visitors through its many visitor programs such as the overseas buyer incentives, various industry-led forums and other engaging on-site activities to augment their sourcing trip to the Taichung.
Space bookings for exhibitor participation is now open.