Baosheng Precision Tube Co.,Ltd
Changzhou Grand Import & Export Co.,Ltd
2014 Dusseldorf Tube Exhibition
April 7th to 11th. Booth No.:2B04-04
Tube took place in halls 1 to 7 and in hall 7a,More than 1200 exhibitors from 47 nationals showed their innovations on approximately 50,000 square metres of total exhibition space. This represents a 3.1% increase in exhibiting companies and close to a 4% increase in booked space compared with the previous event in 2012.
Tube presented the entire spectrum – from tube manufacture to tube processing to tube reprocessing to tube trade. The offerings ranged from raw materials, tubes and accessories, machines for tube production and tools for process engineering to auxiliary materials, as well as measurement and control technology. Test engineering and special areas such as warehouse automation and control systems rounded off the broad spectrum of offerings. Machines and equipment for the manufacture of profiles and their end products were presented in a variety of forms and materials. The areas of tube trade and OCTG (Oil Country Tubular Goods) technology covered a large area again. Salzgitter AG presented itself at Tube 2014 under the motto “Mannesmann – the Pipe”. “The positive feedback and the strong interest from the visitors show us that Mannesmann is a synonym for steel tubing of the highest quality worldwide,” exclaimed Bernhard Kleinermann, Director of Communication and Investor Relations at Salzgitter AG, commenting on his company’s successful participation. “We are upholding this long-standing success story at the Salzgitter enterprise,” he continued. Participation at Tube is also indispensable for STAPPERT Deutschland GmbH, a Düsseldorf exhibitor from the very beginning. “Tube is the most important trade fair for us in the stainless steel sector,” confirms STAPPERT Brand Communication Manager Silke Löser. “Already on the first trade fair day our stand was heavily visited, and we were able to have high-level conversations,” the PR expert concluded.
Overall, the trade fair visitors gave top scores for the quality of the exhibiting companies’ offerings, and considered their trade fair visit to be completely successful.
The internationality of the visitors at Tube came in at 55%. Trade fair guests at Tube came from a total of 62 countries. Tube visitors came primarily from Italy, France, the USA, the Netherlands, India, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, Poland, Austria, the Czech Republic and Great Britain. 64% of all trade fair visitors came from industry, 18% from trade and 6% from craft. Visitors at Tube were primarily interested in tubes (54%), machines for tube processing (24%), machines for tube reprocessing (23%), raw materials (21%) and machines for tube manufacture (20%). 14% listed accessories, 12% profiles, and 6% machines for profile production as primary reasons for travelling to Düsseldorf for Tube 2014.