With their first ever event in the North, Industrial Fairs of Hannover made a mark in the city with more than 6,000 Business visitors during the 4 days of their five concurrent shows held from 21st-24th Nov’12. The number of exhibitors have exceeded to 8% in comparison with the last year. Out of the same, we had a combination of 60% Indian exhibitors and 40% international companies. The fairs are expected to convert more than 400cr worth transactional business for the exhibitors.
The shows hosted more than 4000 products on display including the latest technologies from- Germany, Italy, Taiwan & Korea. The Industrial Fairs of Hannover was the most sought after B2B event covering the manufacturing, automation, materials handling, surface technology & laser technology.
Gracing the occasion at the inaugural ceremony were Shri Ranajit Pratap Naraine Singh, Hon. Minister of State – Home Affairs, Central Government, Dr. Jose B. Schulz, Minister Counsellor, Head of Economic and Commercial Division, Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany, Mr. Deepak Sareen, Executive Director, Electronics and Computer Software Export Council (ESC).
On the other concurrent Seminars and conferences combined with the exhibition, the fair commenced with the CEO Conclave where the participating exhibitors interacted with each other and discussed new innovations in technology to Indian forefront. The Laser Forum seminars with the onsite workshop and live demonstrations on Forklift Driving & Maintenance Practical Master Class were also inaugurated on the 1st day of the event. This was followed by the seminar for Surface Technology by SSPC. The day concluded with the stall awards and a high profile Exhibitor evening. The Day 1 of the event saw delegations like Chinese Surface Technology delegation and Industrial delegation from Ludhiana. The other days had important delegations from Mohali, Haryana, Chandigarh, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Gurgaon and Manesar over and above the general Industrial Visitors.
The premier edition of the International Purchase Managers’s Summit – India 2012, saw more than 150 industrial Purchase managers understanding the trends of purchasing internationally. Mr. B. Narayan, Group President, Reliance Industries Ltd., inaugurated the event. Live demonstration of E-procurement solutions was also a part of the summit to provide the complete experience to the delegates attending the summit.
On day 2, Hannover Milano Fairs and Deutsche Messe also unveiled their upcoming HANNOVER MESSE 2013 at a press briefing.
Post conclusion of the event, Mr. Mehul Shah, Managing Director of HMFI, said, “As the premier meeting place for decision makers and investors from industry, business and government, HANNOVER Fairs India Pvt Ltd has shown time and again that it has the power and influence to kick off new trends and shape future developments. Our first venture in the North of India has been a resounding success. Our participants were able to create new business and new relationships in a professional trade focused setting. We look forward to coming back next year with a much larger and diverse set of innovations and new product launches. My team and I look forward to welcoming you back to WIN – World of Industry India.”
Industrial Delegations at the shows:
Chamber of Chandigarh Chambers
Derabassi Industries Association
Faridabad Chamber of Commerce and Industries
Ghaziabad Industries Federation
Haryana Chamber of Commerce and Industries
Industries Association of Chandigarh
Manesar Industries Welfare Associations
Mohali Industries Association.
Company Delegations at the shows:
Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd
Godrej & Boyce
Hero Moto Corp
Mahindra and Mahindra
Reliance Power Transmission
About the Exhibitors from important Manufacturing Sectors: MDA- SKF India, ARGO-
HYTOS, KTR Couplings, Spare age Seals, EPE Process Filters, Bucher Hydraulics, Windsor Exports, Kastas, Ringspann,W. Hunger Hydraulics.
Industrial Automation- Pepperl+Fuchs, Harting, Mitsubishi Electric, Kuebler, Festo, ACE Automation,
BECKHOFF, Pilz, Meyle.
CeMAT INDIA- Action Construction Equipment, AACORD, Armsel Kito, Cascade, Exide, Gandhi
Automations, Giovenzana International, Hoffmann, Nilkamal Ltd., Roots Multiclean, STAKALL, Toyota Material Handling, Voltas Material Handling, Puma Lift Trucks, KAUP India
Surface Technology INDIA- Daksh Scientific, Mec Shot Blasting, Rosler Surfacetech, Statfield
Equipments, Technical Drying Services, Helm Hellas, WALTHER Spritz.
Laser INDIA- Laser Technologies, SPI Lasers, World Star Technologies, AJITER INDI, ROFIN BAASEL LASER, Supertech Sales
ABOUT HANNOVER MILANO FAIRS INDIA PVT LTD: Hannover Milano Fairs India Pvt Ltd (HMFI), is a wholly owned subsidiary of two of the world’s leading trade fair organizers Deutsche Messe AG, Germany and Fiera Milano, Italy. HMFI have been bringing world class trade fairs into the Indian market for Indian and international enterprises since 2007. The strong international presence and the vast expertise and best trade fair practices of its parent companies are deployed in the fairs in India which is expected to boost trade which is the USP of fairs of HMFI. Exhibitors and visitors will gain from the professionalism of the international leaders.
About Deutsche Messe: Deutsche Messe – based in Hannover, Germany – is the world’s foremost trade fair company. Deutsche Messe develops, plans and runs trade fairs and exhibitions in Germany and abroad as Hannover Fairs International with a Turnover – 410 Million $. Deutsche Messe was established in 1947; own the largest Fair Ground in the world with Indoor capacity of over 4.5 Lac square meters of display area. It organizes World’s Largest Engineering Trade Fair – Hannover Messe and World’s Largest IT Fair –CeBIT.