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China Machine Tool & Tool Builders' Association Held Press Conference to Announce CCMT2016
CCMT Reaching a New High Again

SHANGHAI, March 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- On March 10, 2016, the China CNC Machine Tool Fair 2016 (CCMT2016) press conference was successfully held in Shanghai. Reporters from over 40 well-known media including online media, new media, professional journals and newspapers, as well as nearly 70 people from sponsors and organizers of CCMT attended the meeting.

CCMT2016 will be held and cosponsored by Shanghai New International Expo Center on April 11-15, 2016. The theme of CCMT2016 is: new environment, new pattern and new action. The theme accurately and clearly reflects the characteristics of the times of China's machine tool industry development and industrial market, and it reflects the background of CCMT2016.

At present, due to the profound changes in the market environment and other growth factors, the total domestic demand has diminished, and the upgrading of structures has accelerated. The features of the machine tool market are increasingly prominent. As the largest and the most famous machine tool fair in China held this year, CCMT2016 naturally attracts attention.

According to reports, the scale of CCMT2016 will reach a new high. It will use N1-N5 and E3-E7, 10 exhibition halls in total with its total area being 120,000 square meters of the Shanghai New International Expo Center. Over 1,100 machine tool enterprises from more than 20 countries and regions including Mainland China, Germany, the United States, Japan, Italy, Switzerland, Britain, South Korea, Taiwan will join in the event. The 400 overseas exhibitors accounted for nearly 40% of the total area. The machine tool associations and trade promotion organizations from 9 countries and regions including Germany, the United States, Switzerland, Italy, South Korea, Spain, Japan, the Czech Republic and Taiwan will join CCMT2016. Among them Germany, Italy, Spain and Czech Republic are listed for the first time as government-support projects for CCMT. The degree of internationalization of CCMT has significantly improved.

CCMT2016 will contain a large number of exhibits, many are new exhibits, covering a wide range of products from metal cutting machine tools, metal forming machine tools, non-traditional machine tools, flexible manufacturing units, automation production lines, industrial robots, control system and automation components, functional components, measuring / tooling / fixture, measuring and testing instruments, and accessories and materials. CCMT has collected the latest manufacturing technology of modern machine tool industry. Exhibits category and quantity would be far more than those of each previous Fair.

During the Fair, the organizer will also carry out a series of international exchanges and industry activities, mainly including:

  • 2016 International Forum for CEO of Machine Tool Industry
  • Application Forum on Domestic CNC Machine Tool & Annual Meeting on Long-term Cooperation Mechanism
  • Production Capacity Cooperation & Internationalized Business Forum
  • International Machine Tool Information Conference (IMTIC2016)
  • 2015 Annual Top 30 Evaluation Results Conference of Machine Tool & Tool Industry
  • The Inaugural Meeting of Branch Association of Dealers of China Machine Tool & Tool Builders' Association
  • CNC Machine Tool Special Achievement Show & Functional Components Performance Test Results Conference
  • 2015 Annual Conference on Selection Results of top 10 in the industry
  • Announcement of appraisal of Chunyan Awards of CCMT2016
  • Exhibition Information Conference
  • and Technology Exchange Seminars

All of these activities will further enrich CCMT and help contribute to enhance the quality of the event.

2016 is the first year of "The 13th Five-Year Plan" and also a key year of acceleration of the transformation and upgrading of the whole industry. As China's most authoritative international machine tool show CIMT's sister fair, CCMT2016 will aim at the international level in three aspects: internationalization, specialization, and informatization, to constantly improve the service and to continue to build an upgraded version of the CCMT so as to welcome the arrival of friends from all walks of life.

President Chen Huiren and Deputy Secretary Yang Qing of CCMT organizer - China Machine Tool & Tool Builders' Association, vice president Bian Guorong of co-organizer - Shanghai International Exhibition Co., Ltd., and other leaders attended the meeting and answered questions from reporters.


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