The Plastic Industry Players Were all Headed to Germany This October

Were you part of the K Trade Fair 2013?business people using a staircase

Many companies like Graham Group were busy making arrangements to assemble a plastics machinery platform, with all three companies getting ready for the exhibit at K 2013. Welex, Inc., a sheet extrusion line builder, American Kuhne, Inc., single-screw extruders maker, Graham Engineering Corp. a blow molding press maker, were part of the exhibitors at the K Trade Fair 2013 in Dusseldorf, Germany on October 16 – 23, 2013.

Exhibitors at the K Trade Fair 2013

Graham Group is just one of the thousands of exhibitors participating in the biggest international trade fair for plastics and rubber. The event takes place once every three years and this year, the Trade Fair hosting country was Germany.

Success Imprints of K Trade Fair 2010

The K Trade Fair has been in existence for more than 40 years. The last staging of K Trade Fair in 2010 was attended by more than 220,000 trade visitors from 100 countries and is certainly an indication of future success for all those involved in the industry.

Interested Parties to K Trade Fair 2013

This includes plastic products manufacturers, plastic machinery makers, machinery dealers, raw materials producers and suppliers, processing companies, and other industries that have direct or indirect use for either plastic or rubber products. This important event offers an overview of the latest technical developments, techniques and procedures of current construction methods and future trends.

Setting the Importance of Plastic and Rubber Industries

K Trade Fair 2013 is once again setting the outstanding significance of K for the plastic and rubber industries which arise from the ongoing development and excellence of its product range and the continuously growing number of 3,100 committed exhibitors from 56 countries. K Trade Fair 2013 is again expected to be the undisputed flagship event of the industry.

What to Gain from the Trade Fair

The trade fair presents the ideal business and contact platform for inspirational ideas and forward-looking decisions. The trade fair show provides the fitting venue for experts to meet and the ideal marketplace for visionary advocates offering innovative and sustainable solutions. As the biggest and broadest business and communication platform, K Trade Fair 2013 will serve as the best basis for any business associated with plastics and rubber.

Target Groups

The trade fair show targets the following groups:

  • Machinery and plant manufacturing
  • Packaging/ distribution
  • Plastic and rubber goods manufacturing
  • Automotive, aviation and aerospace
  • Energy technologies/ photovoltaics
  • Construction/ architecture and interior design
  • Medical technology/ precision mechanics/optics
  • Rubber production and processing
  • Agriculture
  • Electrical engineering/ electronics
  • Chemical industry
  • ICT (information and communication technology)
  • Sports/leisure

Plastics Today and in the Future

Still one of the most innovative segments of the world economy, the plastic industry continues to contribute to the economic growth of many countries in the world. Plastics are viewed and regarded as the material for the 21st century with major advances in processes and products.


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