International Trade Shows

Messe Düsseldorf has opened registrations for its mega-fair for plastics in October 2019. more

10 Jan 2018 16:40 Industry News

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Chair of the manufacturers' association Terry Scuoler moves on to leading the Institute of Export and International Trade. more

10 Nov 2017 11:56 Industry News

UK plastics companies are being encouraged to capitalise on the export opportunities offered by the Mexican market as the country’s manufacturing industry continues to grow. more

20 Jun 2017 09:13 Industry News

Grants of up to £2,500 are now available for British companies wishing to attend Plastimagen and Plastindia. more

31 May 2017 10:24 Events

On the conclusion of K2016, event organisers say the 230,000 international visitors that attended, as well as the number and volume of deals “far exceeded” expectations. more

26 Oct 2016 13:20 K 2016

The ‘K’ trade fair is the biggest exhibition for the global plastics and rubber industries. The show attract visitors from over 100 countries worldwide, with a sold-out show floor of 19 halls set to host some 3,000 exhibitors. more

5 Jan 2016 11:01

Messe Düsseldorf has announced a new partnership with IRAN PLAST, an expansion of the trade show organiser’s portfolio in anticipation of growing opportunities in the country. more

23 Sep 2015 09:41 Events

Introducing Indonesia – opportunities for UK plastics

Justyna Elliott, Senior Business Development Executive at the British Plastics Federation, reports on the increasing opportunities for the plastics industry in Indonesia – and how UK firms can look to benefit. more

8 Jul 2015 12:16 Guest Blog

The organisers of the K Show have described the response to the 2016 edition as “extremely positive” after all 19 halls at the Düsseldorf exhibition centre have completely sold out. more

8 Jul 2015 11:05 Industry News

Automotive, anti-littering and opportunities in Asia…

Philip Law, Director-General of the British Plastics Federation, talks automotive, anti-littering and all things Chinaplas in this month’s update. more

26 Jun 2015 09:00 BPF Blog

Sartomer, a subsidiary of the Arkema Group and a global supplier of specialty acrylate and methacrylate rubber coagents, will unveil its latest generation of products for advance rubber performance at IRC 2015. more

9 Jun 2015 09:55 IRC/DKT 2015

Wittmann Battenfeld will show an injection moulding application for the production of small and micro parts made from liquid silicone at the IRC. more

4 Jun 2015 16:45 IRC/DKT 2015

UTH will present its product range in both the areas of fine mesh straining and roll pump technology at IRC 2015, as well as introducing its new offline solution for the straining of rubber compounds, the roll-ex straining cell. more

4 Jun 2015 16:43 IRC/DKT 2015

Maplan is exhibiting at the International Rubber Conference with a range of new products, which it says focus on innovation, process and automation solutions. more

4 Jun 2015 16:41 IRC/DKT 2015

At the IRC 2015, rubber and plastics injection moulding machine manufacturer, LWB-Steinl, will present new vertical machines, both with C-frame- and four-tiebar clamping systems. more

4 Jun 2015 16:39 IRC/DKT 2015

At the IRC KraussMaffei Berstorff will exhibit a straight-through extrusion head with hydraulic tool centering system and X-ray measuring device. more

4 Jun 2015 16:36 IRC/DKT 2015

Engel will introduce its new injection moulding machine specifically developed for rubber processing for the first time at the IRC trade fair. more

4 Jun 2015 16:34 IRC/DKT 2015

Dyneon GmbH, a subsidiary of science-based company 3M, will be presenting its product portfolio for the chemical and automotive industry at the 2015 International Rubber Conference and Exhibition. more

4 Jun 2015 16:31 IRC/DKT 2015

At IRC 2015 DuPont Performance Polymers (DPP) will reveal key properties of a new high-heat resistant ‘Vamac’ ethylene acrylic elastomer (AEM), which it says offers heat resistance as yet unmatched in AEM. more

4 Jun 2015 16:25 IRC/DKT 2015

Dow will participate in the 2015 International Rubber Conference with its complete portfolio of elastomers and adhesive materials aimed at the automotive industry. more

4 Jun 2015 16:23 IRC/DKT 2015