Preparations underway for MAKTEK Eurasia 2022

MachinesEventsSouth-East European INDUSTRIAL Мarket - issue 2/2022 • 06.07.2022

Preparations underway for MAKTEK Eurasia 2022

One of the most prominent hubs in Eurasia for machine tools and sheet processors, core elements of production in machine and manufacturing industry, MAKTEK Eurasia 2022 Fair continues its preparations to welcome its visitors at TUYAP Fair Convention and Congress Center in Istanbul between September 26 and October 1. Organized in collaboration with Machine Tools Industrialists and Businessmen Association of Turkey (TIAD) and the Association of Turkish Machine Manufacturers (MIB) and the support of Turkish Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology, Republic of Turkey Ministry of Economy and KOSGEB, the preparations for the fair to bring together over 1000 brands and brand representatives with industry professionals are at full steam. Expanding business networks, reaching new markets and increasing the geographical diversity of both exhibitors and visitors are the main focuses of the event for this year.

In 2018 the number of visiting countries increased by 46% compared to 2016, with 56 526 industry professionals visiting the event to the satisfaction of exhibitors. The fair also hosted the “Meeting of Women in Industry” and the “MAKTEK Golden Compass 1st National CNC Tooling Lathe Design Contest” to bring a fresh perspective on the industry. The fair attracted 52% more foreign visitors compared to 2016, proving its position as a center of attraction in Turkey and the region. The number of visiting countries increased by 46% in comparison to 2016, showing MAKTEK’s sustainability as a landmark event.

The scope of the fair encompasses automation systems, CAD/CAM/CAE & PLM software, CNC and conventional metalworking technologies, CNC control systems, cutting tools/holders, heat treatment equipment, Industry 4.0 and IIoT systems, lubrication and cooling solutions, measurement, quality control and testing equipment, sheet metal processing machinery, transport systems, welding machines and spare parts.