Konya Machine Technologies Fair to gather metal processing sector experts in Anatolia

MachinesEventsSouth-East European INDUSTRIAL Мarket - issue 1/2022 • 22.03.2022

Konya Machine Technologies Fair to gather metal processing sector experts in Anatolia

Konya Machine Technologies Fair will be held between May 11 and 14 2022 at Konya Chamber Of Commerce – Tuyap Konya International Fair Center. The fair is bringing together 4 different fairs at the same time: KONMAK 2022 Konya 16th Metal Processing Machines, Welding, Drilling, Cutting, Technologies, Materials and Hand Tools Fair and Konya 5th Sheet Metal, Pipe, Profile Processing Technologies and Related Industries Fair, ISKON 2022 Konya 14th Handling, Storage, Transport, Crane and Logistics Fair, KONELEX 2022 Konya 14th Electric, Electronic, Electromechanic Energy Generation, Automation Fair.

Konya has 9 industrial zones, 38 industrial sites, 14 private industrial estates and private industrial areas. A significant amount of domestic and leading machinery manufacturers are located in Konya. These companies manufacture welding machines, compressors, guillotine shears and presses; and also engine reconditioning machines, drills and metal processing machinery. Therefore, these facts make Konya an ideal city for industrial investments.

Konya holds 45% of the market in Turkey of metal processing and machinery manufacturing and it continues to be the center of attraction of domestic and foreign investors. The city has 22% of machinery industry’s exports of Turkey in general, also impresses every year with rising exports graph. In this context, the fairs that contribute to the introduction of innovative machines also make it possible to spot the latest technologies at the same time by consolidating the brand’s place on the market.

Konya Machine Technologies Fair, which is the most important and most comprehensive industry meeting in Anatolia, has become a sought-after, follow-up brand meeting of the metal processing sector, and the weight of this region, especially Konya, has also been influential in the industry. Indeed, Konya’s production of milling machines is the leader of the country, also 70% of metal processing machinery, 65% of agricultural machinery and 75% of on-vehicle equipment of Turkey is being manufactured there. Organizer Tuyap believes that Konya will keep its importantance with its strength in the metalworking sector and that its steady growth will continue in the coming years.