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China Diecasting 2018 New Record: More than 16.000 Visitors at the Die Casting Trade Fair!

Editor: Matthias Brandstätter

The 13th China International Diecasting Congress & Exhibition (CID) were held from 18th to 20th of July, 2018 at Shanghai New International Exhibition Center (SNIEC). The exhibition expanded its show space to three halls, and has achieved an all time high.

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As the leading trade fair in die casting industry, CHINA DIECASTING had a total net space of 14,124 sqm (10,032 sqm in 2017), gathered 409 exhibitors (323 for 2017) from 15 countries and regions, including: France, Germany, Italy,Switzerland, USA, and of course, China. The exhibition has also attracted 16,236 trade visitors (14,256 in 2017) during three days. Both exhibitors and visitors were impressed by the quality and services of the show, CHINA DIECASTING, organized by Foundry Institution of Chinese Mechanical Engineering Society (FICMES) and NürnbergMesse China, now has become Asia’s No.1 exhibition in die casting industry.

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Continuous New Record of International Trade Visitors

16,236 trade visitors were mainly experts of manufacturing, developers and merchandisers from automotive including its peripheral industry and other sectors – travelled to Shanghai more than 41 countries and regions. The proportion of overseas visitors was another marked increase. The strongest countries of origin were in Asia, and then Europe: after China, the majority came from India, Japan, Korea, USA, Germany, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and Mexico.

On-site Events:

CHINA DIECASTING 2018 and CHINA NONFERROUS 2018 offer a high-end platform for leading die casting and special casting enterprises to display latest technologies, products and process, all the participants can be benefit from on-site event besides showcasing:

Innovation Day

Focusing on topics of “Die Casting Industry Digital Plant” and “Die Casting Innovation Solution”, “Innovation Day”, the 2-day technical seminar, warmed up by online voting aroused 100,000+ attentions before the event. It shared the latest technologies in relevant topics. Speakers on behalf of their companies has won good opportunities of exposure through the event.

Best Die Casting Competition & Display

The brand event “Best Die Casting Competition & Display” of CHINA DIECASTING has been upgraded on last year’s basis. The competition has been divided, according the materials of the die casting parts, into 3 separate categories: Aluminum, Magnesium and Zinc, which has attracted 134 runners for the GOLD awards and EXCELLENCE awards. There are 90 aluminum die castings, 12 magnesium die castings and 32 zinc die castings among them.

Auto-Tech Day

Follows the leading trend of “lightweight, new-energy, and intelligence” in the global automotive industry, “Auto-Tech Day” discussed revolutionary challenges and opportunities, in form of development forum and displaying.

The forum, “2018 Automotive Lightweight Development Forum” has invited 7 experts from GF Casting Solutions, GM, DF Motor, DGS, BYD, AluMag Automotive, N-CE Neuwirth Consulting & Engineering, discussed the latest progress and solution of lightweight automotive parts, as well as the opportunities.

Eight die casters showed the 24 top die casting automotive parts in the “Innovative Die Casting Auto Parts Display” area. In Japan Die Casting Parts Display area, six leading Japanese die casting companies also brought die casting parts representing their latest forming & casting technologies this year.

Mould Manufacturing Day 2018

Mould Manufacturing Day 2018 contains 2 parts: “The Summit Mould Manufacturing” and “International Match-making for Moulds & Die Casting Parts”. Chinese die casting manufacturers are proposing higher requirement towards the dies and moulds, since they are also facing strict procurement standards from global buyers.

“The Summit Mould Manufacturing Forum 2018” invited 7 experts, engineers and technicians from associations and relevant downstream and upstream industries shared current market trend and government policies, and also explored innovative development solutions. The match-making provides high-efficient opportunities for 17 buyers vs. 52 suppliers to negotiate face to face.

Technologies in nonferrous alloys and applications

Besides the workmanship, sometimes materials are also critical to improve the manufacturing. By the time three seminar themes announced, there are already quite a number of audience expecting the sharing from the forum. “Seminar on Casting Technology of Advanced Nonferrous Alloys” invited 12 speakers from top colleges and universities, research institutes, and leading enterprises in the field of the national defense and related industries, presented valuable reports focused on academic exchanges of new nonferrous material and technology development. “Magnesium Alloys Casting Technologies Session” focused on discussion of the application status and future prospects of magnesium alloy in aerospace, automobile, 3C and other fields. 8 speakers from leading association, manufacturers and universities had joined this session.

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“Semi-Solid Metal Casting Technologies Development Seminar and Products Display” had 4 industry experts and representatives of enterprises to discuss the sustainable development of this process by making technical presentations and displaying high quality casting products.

Other Programs

Six well-known universities and enterprises from China presented 8 scientific and technological achievements on “The 5th China Foundry Science and Technology Achievements Trade Fair”, setting up a bridge between academic institutes and companies. CHINA DIECASTING has also introduce "Southeast Asia Investment Forum” to trade visitors, which will attract enterprises to new dynamic die casting markets overseas. The next event for the EUROGUSS product family will be ALUCAST, from 6 to 8 December 2018, ALUCAST will be held in Greater Noida, Delhi/NCR, India, with around 150 exhibitors and more than 3,500 trade visitors.

Save the Date!

The next CHINA DIECASTING will take place at Shanghai New International Exhibition Center (SNIEC) in Shanghai, China, from 17 to 19 July, 2019.

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