MACTECH “The 19th International exhibition for Metal Forming, Machine and hand tools, welding & Cutting Equipment”, took place in Egypt International Exhibition Center; during the period 13-16 November; 2019; as an event of great economic importance; providing unmatched opportunities for producers, innovators and top brands from the metal forming, machine and hand tools, welding & cutting equipment technologies sector to form strategic partnerships with regional counterparts in Egypt and the entire Middle East region.
Far beyond being a conventional trade fair, MACTECH is renowned a wide-ranging industrial trading forum set clearly to stimulate the take-off of industrial sectors development processes in Egypt; and its neighboring states.
With 25% increase in space over the last edition in 2018; MACTECH gathered over 900 brands from more than 40 countries to take advantages of the enormously growing markets in one of the world’s most appealing business environments.
Over 25,000 trade visitors were available over the course of the event representing the following business professions: industrialists, government officials, businessmen, investors, trade agents, buyers & sellers, dealers, distributors, purchasing officers, importers & exporters, industry specialists & professionals, manufacturers, mechanical engineers, merchants, retailers/ wholesalers, trade associations in addition to general public interested to view the latest production lines and technologies as far as metal forming, machine and hand tools, welding & cutting Equipment technologies sectors are concerned.
The main objective of the visitors was to source the latest, inventive products on offer with emphasis on the technology aspect.
Presenting the most efficient and convenient forum for technology makers to penetrate the evolving well-off markets of Egypt and the Middle East at a time; the four-day event presented an unrivaled business platform to generate remarkable tradeoff deals that reached millions of dollars in value.
On the visitors’ side, MACTECH was characterized by a great tendency to invest; with a concrete intent among the local and regional trade audience to get flawlessly geared up for the future with the latest technologies of which was noticeably perceivable within MACTECH.
MACTECH main objective has always been to contribute to the process of industrial technology and business solutions transfer to the emerging markets of Egypt and the Middle East, hence, contributing to the growth of the regional economies through bringing the buyers and the sellers together for direct interaction in an emerging yet promising region.
The statistical surveys of MACTECH visitors confirmed that over 65% of the visitors were from the executive levels with a full authority to make purchasing decision; and 94% of the visitors confirmed that they found the technologies/products they were looking for, while 95% confirmed that they have the full intention to visit the next edition in 2020.
On the other hand the statistical surveys of MACTECH exhibitors confirmed that 92% of the exhibitors were satisfied with quality and figures of visitors and 94% of the exhibitors will join the next edition in November 2020.
The organizers of MACTECH are expecting a further increase of 20% in visitors and 25% in exhibitors within the next edition in 2020.