Leading ManufacturingTechnology Associations Launch the
China Chongqing International Machine Tool Show (CCIMT)
McLean, VA (April 13, 2016) AMT — The AssociationFor Manufacturing Technology and Beijing, China the China Machine Tool and ToolBuilders' Association (CMTBA) have announced the launch of the China Chongqing InternationalMachine Tool Show (CCIMT) to be heldNovember 13 – 16, 2017, at the Chongqing International Expo Center, Yubei,Chongqing, China.
CCIMT will showcase the latest in manufacturingtechnology and bring buyers and sellers together from all over the world to thedynamic market of Chongqing and southwest China. With an expandingmanufacturing base of domestic companies plus more than 250 Fortune 500multinationals, Chongqing has established itself as an innovation center forhigh technology.
Chongqing’s economic growth was 11 percent in 2015,the fastest growth among 31 provinces in China. Chongqing is China’s largestautomotive producer, largest laptop computer manufacturing center and a majormotorcycle manufacturing location. More than 600 local companies specialize inmaking motorcycle and related parts with annual motorcycle engine productionexceeding 10 million units, of which about 15 percent are exported to overseasmarkets.
AMT President Douglas Woods stated, “We are thrilledto partner with China’s leading manufacturing technology association, CMTBA, tocreate a world-class manufacturing technology event in the robust industrialcity of Chongqing. Our combined research recognizes that Chongqing is a majorproduction hub, and in the past 10 years we have seen more than 2,000 companiesemerge—creating a huge expansion in the number of potential buyers formanufacturing technology products. AMT and CMTBA have been friends andcolleagues since the first CIMT show in 1989, and this collaboration representsa new level of commitment between our two organizations.”
CMTBA President ChenHuiren stated, “Thiscollaboration between CMTBA and AMT, is a win-win cooperation, based on thecommon recognition on the market situation of the city of Chongqing and China'ssouthwest area as well as the longtime friendship between the two parties.CMTBA has wide influence over China's machine tool industry, and closeconnection with member companies and end-users. AMT is the leadingmanufacturing technology organization in member service and trade show management.We are confident that, together with the close relationship of the two partieswith machine tool manufacturers globally, CCIMT will turn out to be aworld-class event.”
The China Chongqing International Machine Tool Show(CCIMT) is expected to fill 46,000 square meters of exhibition space with atarget attendance of 50,000 coming from China and foreign countries includingthe United States.
Companies interested in exhibiting or attendingshould contact Bill Herman, AMT Director – International Exhibitions at703-827-5282 or bherman@AMTonline.org or Xie Yun,Exhibitions Director of CMTBA at 010-63345262 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
AMT – The AssociationFor Manufacturing Technology
China Machine Tool andTool Builders' Association
CMTBA is engaged in many activities and initiativesdesigned to promote the industry by means of acting as a bridge between thegovernment and CMTBA members, between the end-users and manufacturers, and asone of the major international channels through which China's machine toolbuilders and users can be linked with their overseas counterparts or helpoverseas machine tool manufacturers and users understand China's machine toolindustry, its investment, and entering Chinese market. www.cmtba.org.cn
IMTS – InternationalManufacturing Technology Show
CIMT – ChinaInternational Machine Tool Show, founded by China Machine Tool & Tool Builders’Association in 1989, is the largest and most influential international machinetool show in China. It is ranked as one of the four famous machine tool showsin the world, along with EMO, IMTS and JIMTOF. Through more than 20 years’development, CIMT has become an important platform for introducing advancedmanufacturing technology, and showcasing the latest achievements of equipmentmanufacturing. CIMT reflects the progress of China's manufacturing technologyand machine tool industry. CIMT2017 will be held on April 17-22, 2017in Beijing. www.cimtshow.com