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Machine Tools & Auto Exhibition: Foreign Exhibitors Meet Potential Local Partners in Pakistan

Friday, December 28th, 2007

Karachi, December 14, 2007: The 3rd International Machine Tools & Automation Pakistan and the Auto & Auto Parts Pakistan 2007 remained the focus of interest for all the professionals, key decision makers, Government officials and prospective investors of the region’s engineering industry to explore new business ventures in Pakistan.

MTAP & AAPP 2007 was observed to be record breaking visitor ship relating to the Machine tools and Automation sector. Numerous industry related visitors, trade and industry professionals highly appreciated the modern machine tools and automotive products/technologies here at Karachi Expo Centre which is also educating the local industry.

While expressing satisfaction over the quality trade visitors at the show, exhibitors from Thailand assured their participation for next exhibition of MTAP & AAPP with larger number of exhibitors from Thailand as they consider Pakistan, a prospect market for their products.

One of the key attractions at the exhibition is a security system for Cars and Motorcycle being introduced for the first time in Pakistan. This tremendous technology equipment demonstrated in hall 4 was specially designed for the safety of Cars, motorcycles and other Automobiles, produced by a local manufacturer.

Later this afternoon, the Korean Consulate General also visited the two co-located exhibition. Mr. Kim visited different stall and showed his interest and appreciated the participation of foreign exhibitors in the trade show displaying the state of the art technology being used in the machine tools and automotive industry.

However, the event received a good response. The visitors at the exhibition were quite impressed with the state of the art technology products shown by the local & foreign exhibitors. There are around 150 local and foreign companies represented in the show and are expected to revive the business friendly image of Pakistan.

Auto & Machine Tools Exhibition Concluded with Contracts worth millions of dollars signed – More in pipeline

Friday, December 28th, 2007

Karachi, December 15, 2007: Pakistan’s third international exhibition of machine tools and automation industry, co-locating auto & auto parts exhibition, concluded today in Karachi after rewarding its participants with large scale orders and unmatched business leads.

The four-day event MTAP & AAPP 2007 was inaugurated by Mr. Syed Mustafa Kamal, City Nazim Karachi, on December 12 at the Karachi Expo Centre and was organised by pioneer of B2B Exhibitions in Pakistan and event mangers, Pegasus Consultancy (Pvt.) Ltd.

With around 150 companies participating at the exhibition, the 3rd international MTAP & AAPP 2007 has received an overwhelming response from the exhibitor from Taiwan, France, UAE, Japan, China, Turkey and Thailand as they consider Pakistan, a very prospective market for their products.

According to a survey conducted at the show, the International participants expressed deep satisfaction over the quality of visitors at the show, which were around 10,000 trade professionals, key decision makers and tradesmen from all over the world.

As a positive sign of profitable meetings and networking with a large number of highly targeted audiences and potential trade partners from local markets in Pakistan, a large number of local and foreign participants have already confirmed their participation in the next exhibition.

Based on the success of its three preceding shows, MTAP & AAPP offer, even greater opportunities each year to the proactive business concerns and manufacturing units to converge and gain valuable results. With larger and detailed range of vehicles, parts & components, repair equipment & tools, styling products as well as accessories that will bring together top industry professionals and high profile trade visitors from around the world with the best set of business prospects ready to be explored.

The fourth co-located edition of “Machine Tools & Automation Pakistan� and “Auto & Auto Parts Pakistan� has been planned in December 2008 and will feature an even larger array of automobiles, auto parts, machinery and engineering goods.

Exhibitors Sign Contracts at Auto & Machine Tools Exhibition

Thursday, December 27th, 2007

Karachi, December 13, 2007: The second day of the trade exhibition of Auto & Auto Parts and Machine Tools & Automation industries gained immense feedback from the domestic and foreign markets as exhibitors started signing contracts from second day of he show.

The international participants of the trade show are not only meeting their potential local representatives and business partners in Pakistan at the exhibition, but are also negotiating several transfer of technology deals with the Pakistani entrepreneurs at their production facilities.

Pakistan’s third co-located exhibition on Machine Tools & Automation and Auto & Auto Parts industry has served as an unprecedented networking platform for international industrialists and tradesmen in finding their local partners in Pakistan.

Adding to some very significant trade contracts signed today, more such large-scale deals are expected to take place during the remaining days of the show. Several other contracts and joint venture MoU’s are already under negotiation at the exhibition.

In addition to the attendance of top decision makers representing local engineering and automobile related industries, the exhibition has also successfully attracted the attention of international tradesmen & diplomats.

On the 2nd day of the exhibition, a session was arranged by Export Processing Zones on the subject Investment Opportunities for Auto industry in EPZs of Pakistan by the Chairman EPZA, Mr. Kamran Mirza. The session highlighted EPZA’s one window operation facility & easy procedures for doing business at the EPZa’s of the country and to establish effective interaction with key personnel.

The four day exhibition is organized by Pakistan’s leading exhibitions & conferences organiser, Pegasus Consultancy, in collaboration with its foreign partners and will conclude on Saturday 15th December after attracting approximately 10,000 trade visitors from all over Pakistan and abroad.

Local Industry to benefit from the Mega Engineering Technology Exhibition

Thursday, December 27th, 2007

The country’s most preferred engineering event is coming up with the two co-located exhibitions of MTAP & AAPP 2007 from 12 -15 December at the Karachi Expo Centre, hosting the participation of over 135 companies from around the globe.

While showcasing the cutting edge technology, featuring all kind of machine tools, automation, automobiles, auto parts, components & accessories, motorcycles, auto maintenance and repair equipments, the event will be visited by around 10,000 trade visitors from UAE, India, South Africa, UK, Italy, Spain, Sri Lanka and all over Pakistan.

With China as a partner country and TAITRA being the strategic partner, MTAP & AAPP 2007 will provide a unique platform to all the participating local and international exhibitors, top decision makers & industry professionals where they can interact in a highly targeted business to business environment for their mutual benefits. This is the only international event which caters to the value addition in the engineering industry of Pakistan.

This one stop sourcing platform is supported by BOI: Board of Investments, EDB: Engineering Development Board, TEXMAP: Textile Machinery Manufacturers and suppliers Associations of Pakistan, ECMMA: Engineering Components & Machinery Manufacturers Association of Pakistan, TAITRA: Taiwan External Trade Development Council. In addition, several local and international publications are also supporting the event.

3rd International Machine Tools & Automation Pakistan co-locating Auto and Auto Parts Pakistan Exhibition Inaugurated at the Karachi Expo Centre

Wednesday, December 26th, 2007

Karachi, December 12: The third Machine Tools and Automation Pakistan 2007 co-locating Auto & Auto Parts Pakistan 2007 took off today at the Karachi Expo Centre. The four-day exhibition is scheduled from 12~15 December and is spread over three halls of the Karachi Expo Centre.

The event was inaugurated by Syed Mustafa Kamal, City Nazim Karachi who, in his speech expressed his gratitude to see the participation of exhibitors and visitors from within Pakistan and around the world. He also acknowledged the infrastructure developments made in the city Karachi to provide business environment to the investors to support their future endeavors in Pakistan.

Prior to the inaugural speech of the Chief Guest, Mr. Aasim .A. Siddiqui, Chairman, Pegasus Consultancy (Pvt.) Ltd welcomed all the participants at the event warm heartedly. Later Mr. Arif A. Khan Abbasi, Minister for Labor, Transport, Industries, Commerce and Corporation in his address, appreciated the participation of over 135 exhibitors around the globe to explore the multiple opportunities that the engineering industry of Pakistan has to offer.

In addition, Mr. Kamal Mirza, Chairman, Export Processing Zone and Maj. Gen. Retd Zaheer Ahmed HI(M), Chairman, State Engineering Corporation also attended the inaugural ceremony. While addressing the audience, Mr. Zaheer Ahmed highlighted the significance of the two co-located industries of auto and machine tools to make the country successfully industrialized. In order to keep pace with the world dynamic environment, these two industries are considered to be the pillars of the country’s economy, he added.

While showcasing the cutting edge technology, featuring all kind of machine tools, automation, automobiles, auto parts, components & accessories, motorcycles, auto maintenance and repair equipments, the event will be visited by around 10,000 trade visitors from UAE, India, South Africa, UK, Italy, Spain, Sri Lanka and all over Pakistan.