CIMES 2016 Asia’s leading international machine tool expo to host 1,300 exhibitors
China – The 13th edition of the China International Machine Tool & Tools Exhibition (Cimes) will be held at Beijing’s China New International Centre from 22 to 26 June 2016.
Cimes is a truly global machine tool trading and sourcing platform in the world’s largest machine tool market: China. As Asia’s leading machine tool exhibition this year, Cimes 2016 will display a wiede range of mid and high-end machine tools and tools from leading Chinese suppliers, as well as the latest high-end CNC and automation technology from top international brands.
Demand for machine tools in China is projected to increase 9.2% per year to 600 billion yuan in 2017 in the industrial machinery and transportation equipment industries, as well as in the electrical and electronics market. The Chinese government also has put robotics technology development as an agenda in their 5 year plan. The domestic machine tool enterprises have accomplished transformation and upgrading by adjusting product structure, extending industrial chain, expanding overseas market, and innovating technologies. Meanwhile, many foreign companies are in an attempt to develop China's high-end machine tool market, such as aerospace, shipbuilding, automobiles, and rail transit. Building global networks through mergers and acquisitions will allow Chinese companies to position themselves well globally and also enable them to expand operations and core competencies.
Cimes 2016 will be China’s largest machine tool event for the year with a 120,000m2 gross area. Additionally, 1,300 exhibitors and industry experts from over 30 countries/regions will display nearly 3,000 pieces or sets of machinery and tools at the show, including the latest metal cutting, metal forming, special purpose technology, tools, accessories and components, automation and NC systems and a huge variety of other exhibits.
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