Event preview All eyes on the Indian Machine Tools Show
The Indian Machine Tools Show (IMTOS) 2019 is a one stop platform for all your machine tool needs. Held every two years in India, the event offers a boost to local players and also welcomes international industry players to exhibit their latest products and solutions to the Indian market.
The 8th edition of the Indian Machine Tools Show (IMTOS) will act as a platform for industry players to witness the latest innovations in the machine tool sector and network with the champions of the business. Scheduled to be held from June 14 –17, 2019 in Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, India, the event is expected to attract footfalls in large numbers.
The Indian machine tool industry
The Indian machine tool industry is globally ranked 10th in production and 8th in consumption, according to Gardner's world machine tool output survey 2018 for the year 2017. The Indian Machine Tool Manufacturers' Association (IMTMA) states that for the year 2019-20, production of the machine tool industry is estimated to grow by 25 % and consumption by 20 %. These figures go on to show that the Indian machine tool industry is quite bullish and an event like IMTOS will certainly be taken note of by industry experts.
At the Indian machine tools show (IMTOS)
Right from emerging market sellers or buyers to expert industry professionals, the show has something for everyone. With an exhibition space of 15,000 m2, the show will display a wide range of machine tools, cutting tools, industrial lubricants, robotics and automation solutions, hydraulics & pneumatics, pumps & valves, testing & measuring instruments, welding equipment & consumables, and much more. Fresh solutions for the machine tool industry will also be exhibited at IMTOS 2019 which will enable industry players to stay updated on the latest happenings of the sector.
With 224 exhibitors, IMTOS 2017 was attended by 32,576 visitors from 7 countries and it also received international participation from the USA, Germany, Spain, Italy, Japan, China, Taiwan, Korea and Turkey. IMTOS 2019 will also be hosting international pavilions from key countries and makers for the benefit of the target audience.
Visitors attending the previous editions of IMTOS belonged to numerous segments such as automobiles, auto components, agriculture equipment manufacturers, capital goods, policy makers, railways, transport & shipbuilding industry, defence, earthmoving equipment, electrical and electronics, process plant and machinery, oil & gas equipment, pharma equipment, etc, and this edition is going to be no different.
India is a big business market for the domestic as well as the global machine tool industry owing to the huge automotive, farming and construction industry present in the country. With this market scenario, we wish all the exhibitors a successful show.