TIPREX 2013 : A Leading Specialist for the Industry by the Industry

Bangkok March 19, 2013 – Messe Düsseldorf Asia (MDA) announce the launch of The 4th edition of The Thai International Plastics and Rubber Exhibition (TIPREX) in press conference at Sofitel Bangkok Sukhumvit. TIPREX is set to focus on key growth sectors and trends including new plastic and rubber technologies, innovative manufacturing and processing applications form 3 – 6 April at BITEC. The show’s strong position in Thailand and the region provides a conducive networking platform for exhibitors, visitors, industry experts and industry associations that is integral to the progression of the plastic and rubber industry in Southeast Asia.

A major highlight is the Thai Converters showcase which complements a comprehensive display of machinery and equipment, semi-finished products, technical parts, raw materials, auxiliaries, processing solutions and service at the trade fair. This showcase provides an opportunity for Thai processors and manufacturers to display semi-finished and finished products. It caters to a wide range of industrial and consumer markets from automotive, packaging, construction to the healthcare, electrical and electronics industries.

Mr. Gernot Ringling, Managing Director of Messe Düsseldorf Asia believes that TIPREX is evolving at a strong pace, not only in its ability to attract quality local visitors but also an international audience. “Major industry sectors are represented on the show floor and visitors can expect to see one of the most current specialist industry events for plastics and rubber in the region. Visitors will be able to network with numerous Thai distributors and also view more machinery and equipment including injection moulding machines, extrusion lines, cutting and roll slitting machines.”

Commenting on the international of the exhibition, Mr. Salanroj Sutaschuto, Director of Administrative Department at the Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) on behalf of TCEB president, said: “The strong international array of companies not only highlights the relevance of TIPREX to the global plastic and rubber business community but also the vested interest in Thailand as a regional hub, and Bangkok as an ideal location to network and conduct business.”

“TIPREX also represents a significant trade event on Thailand’s exhibitions calendar, and TCEB as the government agency dedicated to support and promote international trade fairs hold in Thailand, this once again is proud to support TIPREX, one of the flagship trade shows, through the ‘100 A Head’ incentive programme, to increase qualified group visitors from ASEAN Plus 6 countries, “Be My Guest – buyers appreciation” programme with complimentary night stays and overseas promotions. We are very positive that this trade fair will be well-received by trade visitors as it was strong evidence in the previous editions of TIPREX,” added Mr. Sutaschuto.

For more information contact (+65) 6332 9624 e-mail rabita@mda.com.sg or visit www.tiprex.com