Press Release 11 September 2023

Metal Forming Expo & India Fastener Show : A Blockbuster Success

The debut edition of Metal Forming Expo and India Fastener Show took the industry by storm, achieving a blockbuster success that left attendees and participants awestruck. With its record- breaking attendance of 9,962 unique buyers, an array of cutting-edge technologies on display by 150+ companies, and ample networking opportunities – the trade fairs cemented their position as the most influential and leading events for sheet metal working, metal forming and fastener technologies in India.

Organized by Future Market Events, a leading trade fair organizer, the expo featured over 150 exhibitors from across India and saw an impressive display of technologies. The event garnered support from leading regional trade bodies and associations and was held in Pune, an industrial and manufacturing hub.

Chaitali Davangeri, Director of Future Market Events and organizer remarked: “Metal Forming Expo & India Fastener Show saw phenomenal success as thousands of quality buyers with purchasing interest from across the region and India attended in large numbers. The business delegations from leading trade associations and industrial hubs also came to source new-to-market technologies.”

“The exhibition was better than what we had expected. We received some great footfall. The quality of attendees and networking opportunities exceeded our expectations on all three days.” Ms. Pankti Agarwal, Director, Laser Technologies Pvt Ltd.

“As a first-time exhibitor, we were impressed by the exposure and engagement we received at the Metal Forming Expo. It's a must-attend event for anyone in the metal forming sector.” Mukesh Kumar Jain, Deputy General Manager, Proteck Machinery

“Participating in the Metal Forming Expo's first-edition was an excellent decision. The professionalism and turnout far exceeded our expectations, making it a must-attend event in our industry.” Arnold Peter, Sales & Marketing Manager, Fledon

“The expo allowed us to connect with industry leaders and potential clients on a good scale. Overall the experience was great. We are looking forward to participating again.” Himmat Singh, Marketing Manager, Hindustan Hydraulics

“Kudos to the organizers of the India Fastener Show in Pune for a successful show. We appreciated the diverse audience and the chance to establish promising business relationships." Abhijat Sanghvi, President, Fasteners Association of India

“The India Fastener Show surpassed our expectations. It was a well-curated platform, allowing us to showcase our products and connect with industry leaders.” Karan Vig, Director Marketing, Micron Precision Screws

“We were delighted to be a part of the expo. It not only showcased the fastener industry's potential but also facilitated meaningful interactions with potential clients." Rajesh Jain, Managing Director, LPS Bossard

"Participating in the India Fastener Show was an exceptional experience. The event's organization and footfall were impressive, providing us with valuable networking opportunities." Arvind Sharma, Country Head, Optimas Solutions

Decision makers from across India got a first-hand opportunity to witness live machineries and products on display from renowned brands such as Hindustan Hydraulics, Laser Technologies, Sahajanand Laser Technology, Fledon, Proteck Machinery, Power One Micro Systems, Deswam Engineering Solutions, GVK Metalforms, Hytek Marketing, Shree Laser System, Rattan Power Presses, Micron Precision Screws, LPS Bossard, Optimas Solutions, Bolzen & Mutter, Bharat Rivets, Kaloti Fasteners, to name just a few.

Siddharth Narain, Director of Future Market Events and organizer concluded: “The energy and enthusiasm at the show event was remarkable, and as a result, 60% of the exhibition space has already been rebooked for the next editions. We look forward to welcoming the industry stakeholders at our upcoming shows in 2024.”

The upcoming edition of Metal Forming Expo will take place alongside India Welding Technology Show from 16-18 May 2024 at Bombay Exhibition Center, Goregaon (E), Mumbai whereas, the India Fastener Show will take place in two cities: India Fastener Show South will take place in Chennai from 10-12 April 2024 at Chennai Trade Center and India Fastener Show will take place in Pune from 18-20 October 2024 at Autocluster Exhibition Center.

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