AİMSAD in Italy Xylexpo Fair
AİMSAD, the only umbrella organization of Turkish woodworking machinery industry, has successfully represented sector at the 26th Xylexpo Fair held in Italy this year. AİMSAD, introducing the Turkish woodworking machinery sector with its stand, gave information about the sector to the exhibitors. AİMSAD member catalogs and brochures were distributed at the fair, and AİMSAD stand received great interest from the visitors.
In addition to AİMSAD, REED TÜYAP Fuarcılık also provided promotional information about the Woodworking Machinery fair organized every year in Istanbul and about Turkey at their stand.
The Xylexpo Fair, held in Milano, Italy, on 8-12 May 2018, hosted one of the most important meetings of the industry. General Secretary Arif Onur Kaçak and Financial Administrative Affairs Officer Ezgi Kurt attended the meeting in representation of AIMSAD. AİMSAD member companies AES Makine and ABM Makine, and sector companies Edda Makine and Kama Makine participated in the fair which was attended by major companies of the sector.
The fair was visited by 37 thousand people.
The Xylexpo Fair, the 26th of which was organized this year, was attended by a total of 425 companies over an area of 34 thousand 785 square meters. The fair was attended by 27 different countries, and 116 of the companies were foreign. 37 thousand people visited the fair. The number of visitors who are operators increased by 2.1 compared to the year 2016, which was 17 thousand 781 operators this year. The 27th of the fair is going to take place on 25-29 May 2020.
AİMSAD informed the visitors about the sector at its stand at the fair. Arif Onur Kaçak, Secretary General representing the AİMSAD, had meetings with Foreign Sector Associations ACIMALL (Association of Manufacturers of Woodworking Machinery and Sub-Industries), SVDSZ (Czech Woodworking Machinery Sub-Industry and Equipment Association), AFEMMA (Spain Association of Woodworking Machinery, Sub-Industry and Equipment) and the Association of Woodworking Machinery of Ukraine. In addition, meetings were held with representatives of Dubai Woodshow, Ligna Fair in Germany and Lisderevmash Kiev Fair in Ukraine about providing special opportunities for AİMSAD members.