Wire 2018 and Tube 2018: order intake at wire, cable and tube trade fairs as good as in years

More than 71,500 trade visitors  from 134 countries came to Düsseldorf over the five days to find out about industry innovations and conclude business deals at Wire and Tube Fair.
 
Investment has gone up worldwide – in infrastructure, the automotive sector, the electrical industry, regenerative energy projects and in oil and gas pipelines. And the upstream supplies industries wire, cable and pipes have substantially benefited from this development at the international trade fairs Wire and Tube in Düsseldorf from 16 to 20 April 2018.  
 
A total of 2,683 companies from 67 countries presented their technology highlights in 16 exhibition halls on more than 117,000 square metres .
 
At Wire, a total of 1,442 exhibitors from 53 countries showcased their innovations on space exceeding 65,000 square metres. Most wire exhibitors came from the major producer countries Italy, Germany, Turkey, Great Britain, France, Spain, Austria, the Netherlands, Switzerland and from overseas many exhibitors from the USA, India, Taiwan, South Korea and China exhibited.
 
Trade visitors at wire 2018 were primarily interested in machines for processing and producing wire and cable, steel bars and strips, process engineering tools as well as machines, equipment, tools and auxiliaries. The forming technology and auxiliary materials segments were also in high demand. 20% of the visitors polled stated they were interested in finished products. 
 
30 March to 3 April 2020 will see wire and Tube held again together at the Düsseldorf exhibition centre. 
 

Date : 26.04.2018