Three months are still ahead before the beginning of the International Engineering Fair, but it is already clear that many companies who omitted the last year or years before for various reasons are returning to the Brno Exhibition Centre. This is particularly positive because it is not just the return of exhibitors from one nomenclature, but this trend can be seen across the board in all branches of all organized trade fairs.
In the field of materials and components all major exhibitors have applied – such as Arcelor Mittal, Vítkovice, Union Ocel, Lenze, ZKL, NORD Poháněcí technika, Wikov, TOS Znojmo and others. New companies who chose MSV to present their products include PROMET Group and Dillinger Hütte. After ten years, Eaton Elektrotechnika s.r.o., a power generation sector company return to MSV. This year’s highlighted theme is a cross-cutting project focused on automation, that is electronics, automation and measuring technology. All the major exhibitors have already signed up, whether Mitutoyo Czech, Czech Group, s. r.o., Siemens, UNIS, KUKA Roboter CEE Gmbh and more. The hydraulics and pneumatics section also registers greater interest of exhibitors than last year. Companies such as Bosch Rexroth, CHARVÁT Group s.r.o., IMI International – NORGREN, STASTO Automation s.r.o. and other firms will be presented. Even though Transport and Logistics Fair does not take place this year, we also register a new companies in the field of transport, handling, industrial packaging, warehousing and logistics. After seven years, the company Expresso Deutschland GmbH returns , Obchodní společnosti KREDIT, spol. s r.o. will boast one of the largest exhibition stands while International Hardwares Trading Co. will present and travelling wheels from Hong Kong.
The International Trade Fair for Machine Tools IMT will occupy not only the usual Hall P but additionally also Hall F due to the overwhelming interest of exhibitors. All major businesses in the field applied, such as TAJMAC-ZPS, Kovosvit MAS, TOS Varnsdorf, Alfleth, Trumpf, and many others. Also Erwin Junker, MAKINO, TOSHULIN return to the Brno Exhibition Centre, also PRAMET TOOLS or Tungaloy or Swisslube Blaser will again be exhibiting after eight years.
The International Fair of Plastics, Rubber and Composites PLASTEX returns after four years and all major exhibitors do not want to miss it – to name just a few, there are Arburg, Engel, Kuboušek, Luger or Wittmann Battenfeld. Compared to last year, an increase of exhibition space by fifteen percent is expected and it is thanks to new exhibitors - HAHN Automation, Istrex Oil, Polytex Composite, Institute for testing and certification and more.
The trio of metallurgy fairs, FOND-EX, PROFINTECH and WELDING was held two years ago at the International Engineering Fair and the participation of exhibitors indicates that they are satisfied with this arrangement. Relatively high foreign participation in the FOND-EX International Foundry Fair reveals Hüttenes-Albertus CZ s.r.o., ASK Chemicals Czech s.r.o., ŠEBESTA-služby slévárnám s.r.o. and more among the largest exhibitors