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Organisers and exhibitors were delighted with the response from this year’s Wire & Cable Guangzhou in China, which showcased the latest in cable and wire, machinery and equipment, and materials and accessories.
Organised by Guangzhou Guangya Messe Frankfurt and Guangzhou BoYou Exhibition Service Co Ltd, the fair was held from 9th to 12th June at the China Import and Export Fair Complex in Guangzhou, China. The fair welcomed 18,821 visitors from 25 countries and regions and covered 20,000m2 of space across two halls.
Mr Emeka Hu, general manager of Guangzhou Guangya Messe Frankfurt, said: “The joint management and organisation of the 2014 Wire & Cable Guangzhou was successful. Utilising our internationally recognised professionalism in fair management and organisation, we set out to elevate this well-regarded domestic show into a comprehensive international event. Overall, I am pleased with the results, and I believe the show’s international footprint will continue to grow for years to come.”
Construction has begun on a factory in China to produce cold heading wire. Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp has announced that the facility will have an annual capacity of 42,000 tons when it becomes operational in June 2015.
The plant will be equipped with pickling, wire drawing and heat treatment facilities.
Metalube Pvt Ltd, the company’s Indian operations, has recently completed its first full year of trading and reported excellent progress. During this period the company has developed sales with many key accounts within the cable, enamelled wire and conductor industries in India.
Not a company to stand still, the business is launching several new products into the Indian market during 2014 including a range of corrosion preventatives and industrial maintenance lubricants.