In 2018, exports of die-casting and low-pressure die-casting machinery increased on average by 6.5 per cent in all reporting countries – from just under EUR 866 million to EUR 922 million – following the decline in international trade in 2016 and 2017. Whereas China, Japan and the USA reported a single-digit decline in exports in 2018, exports from the CEMAFON countries (European Foundry Equipment Suppliers Association) increased on average by 11 per cent. Last year, exports from Austria and South Korea enjoyed significant growth with exports of around EUR 27 million and 28.5 million respectively, values roughly equivalent to exports from the USA.With the exception of exports from Switzerland, CEMAFON die-casting equipment exporters were able to record double-digit growth rates in 2018; Spain was at the forefront with a year-on-year increase of almost 26 per cent. Exports from German and Italian companies working in the sector were up by just under 20 respectively 15 per cent. In 2018, the value of the equipment exported by CEMAFON die-casting and low-pressure die-casting machinery manufacturers totalled EUR 395.5 million. Compared with 2017, their market share increased slightly by 1.3 per cent to around 43 per cent of the world market.
11 January 2018With around 600 exhibitors and more than 12,000 visitors expected, Euroguss returns with an attractive supporting programme including the International German Die Casting Congress, a finishing technology pavilion, practical workshops and awards ceremonies for die-casting competitions for aluminium, zinc, and for the first time, magnesium. (more…)
27 November 2015The post-treatment and coating of functional and highly durable die-cast parts is a key theme for die-cast foundries. Corresponding machinery and process technology ensure a high-quality finish for die-cast product surfaces. Deburring, grinding, polishing, coating or finishing are the corresponding processing cycles. For the first time, a separate exhibition area and pavilion at Euroguss will be dedicated to this special topic. Here, suppliers in the areas light metals-processing and finishing will be presented. (more…)
2 May 2018With 15 specialized exhibitions, NürnbergMesse India has been "well established after only 5 years", NürnbergMesse reports. The expertise in organizing international trade exhibitions such as Biofach, Euroguss, it-sa, Powtech and Chillventa in Nuremberg can be seen as "the backbone of the success achieved in India". (more…)
22 May 2017At this year's China Diecasting - on 19-21 July, 2017 in Shanghai - around 350 exhibitors and 15,000 trade visitors from the automotive, electronics and mechanical and plant engineering sectors are expected. For German and European companies, the event is a good opportunity to get to know the flourishing Chinese die casting market and open up new business potential. (more…)
28 April 2017NürnbergMesse China has successfully established itself in the last ten years, according to the trade fair organiser. Since 2007, NürnbergMesse China has been planning and organizing trade fairs, exhibitions and congresses, and in the process has aligned itself strongly to the content of the trade fairs and exhibitions in Nuremberg. (more…)
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