On June 3-5, 2014 the 15th edition of Hardware+Tools Middle East organized by messe frankfurt kicked off in Dubai Convention & Exhibition Centre, UAE. China Fastener Info (CFI) attended with the CFD Europe Special and CFD ASEAN Special (Booth: HT108). Automechanika Dubai was concurrently held.
Jane Deng, Editor of China Fastener Info
Hardware +Tools is the region’s only dedicated trade fair for tools, hardware, materials and machinery. The fair wrapped up three days of busy networking between hundreds of traders from throughout the region and suppliers of hardware, tools and machinery. The hall was buzzing with activity as more than 230 local and international exhibitors showcased a variety of brands. They were from Mainland China, Chinese Taiwan, India, UAE, Thailand, France, Germany, Italy, Korea, Poland, Saudi Arabia, Singapore and South Africa. Around 146 exhibitors were from Mainland China and 9 exhibitors from Taiwan. About 18 exhibitors were from India and 11 ones were from UAE.
However, among these 146 exhibitors, there were only about 20 fastener companies including Jiashan Yongxin, Haiyan Brother United, Haiyan Hongcheng, Sansega, Zhejiang Junyue, Yuyao Mingfeng, Ningbo Exact, Shanghai Anzi, Ningbo Zhongli, etc.
CFD magazines are quite popular with visitors
CFD Europe Special and CFD ASEAN Special were quite popular on site. Many visitors came to CFI’s booth for these latest directories. Visitors were mainly local businessmen, and others were from India, Qatar, Omen, Israel, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, Iran, Singapore, UK, USA, etc.
By introducing CFDs, representatives were also inviting visitors to the upcoming 13th Fastener Trade Show Suzhou which will be scheduled for October 29-31, 2014 at Suzhou International Expo Center. Many visitors showed keen interest in it and said they will plan to visit if time permits.
As the preferred trade platform serving the wider region, Hardware+Tools Middle East will continue to play a significant role in channeling the flow of international players into the markets of the region, and we look forward to the 16th edition in 2015.
The concurrent event—Automechanika Dubai