Asiamold- GuangZhou International Mould & Die Exhibition Welcome Message

Welcome to the sixth annual Asiamold- GuangZhou International Mould & Die Exhibition. Asiamold is one of the most important events for the industrial design and manufacturing industries in the region. The fair has become a focal point for some of the most highly reputable domestic and international mould makers to showcase the latest solutions four moulds and dies.

This year, the fair will play host to around 400 exhibitors from 15 countries and regions. We also welcome the debut of the Japanese pavilion, co-organized by the INTERMOLD Development Association. As well as the Hong Kong pavilion, organised by the Hong Kong Federation of Innovative Technologies and Manufacturing Industries, pavilions from Mainland China and Europe will also return to the fair. Exhibitors will showcase the latest advancements in mould-making technology and various applications for their solutions.

Due to its previous success, the "Automold & Engineering" Zone returns to present current developments and future trends in automolds. This year, Asiamold will also feature debut thematic zones " Electronic Product Design and Mould-Making", "Metalworkings" and " Foundry & Die-casting" for exhibitors and visitors focused on precision electronic mould development, metal cutting machine tools and die-casting equipments.

For this year's fringe programmes, the "2nd Global Mould-making Technology Innovation Summit" returns with a lineup of thought-provoking forums, to help attendee's spot trends in the manufacturing sector as well as the changing conditions of the industry's marketplace. Co-hosted by the international media group, Ringier Trade Media Ltd, the summit will be guided by several leading industry experts involved in all facets o mould and die development.

Mould and die are an integral part to a number of industries. The sector plays a critical role in the manufacturing of everything from automobiles, electronics, home appliances, aeroplanes, telecommunication systems, medical devices and consumer goods. At Asiamold, our goal is to establish a professional platform where the industry's experts can exchange views and obtain the latest market information to grow their business.

On behalf of Messe Frankfurt, we would like to express our sincere gratitude to DEMAT GmbH, the Hong Kong Mould & Die Council and Guangzhou Die & Mould Industry Association for aiding in co-organizing Asiamold 2012. We would also like to thank the INTERMOLD Development association, the japan Die & Mold Industry Association, Hong Kong Federation of Innovative Technologies and Manufacturing Industries for participating in this year's show.

We wish everyone the best of luck, and may this year's show provide you with fruitful opportunities. By:

Mr. Stephan Buurma
Managing Director, Messe Frankfurt Asia; Director, Guangzhou Guangya Mess Frankfurt Co Ltd.
Mr Hubert Duh
Executive Director, Mess Frankfurt (HK) Ltd.; Managing Director, Guangzhou Guangya Messe Frankfurt Co Ltd.
Mr. Pan Wenbo
Director, Guangzhou Guangya Messe Frankfurt Co Ltd.