TAICHUNG, Taiwan — (BUSINESS WIRE) — June 9, 2014 — Taiwan International Machine Tool Show, TMTS 2014, will be held on November 5-9 at the Greater Taichung International Expo Center this year. More than 650 companies, both domestic and international, will attend TMTS 2014. The area for the exhibition is 78,000 square meters, with more than 3,700 booths exhibiting all types of high precision machine tools, components, accessories, tools and automation equipment. TMTS features an innovative "Exhibition integrated with Manufacturing Supply Chain" exhibition style. There is 54 percent increase in overall scale, and 45 percent increase in exhibitor number compared with the last TMTS.
Taiwan is a major manufacturing country and consuming market for global machine tools. There are more than 1600 manufacturers in the Taiwanese machine tool supply chain, and nearly 90 percent of these manufacturers are concentrated in the Greater Taichung area. Taichung is not only an important global machine tool manufacturing base, but also a major consuming market in machine tools and other mechanical equipment. Inside 60 kilometer radius of the Taiwan machine tool cluster, the best engineering solutions are available for global machine users. Resources can be found for buyers, from one single machine tool to full-scale automation equipment planning. At the same time, all other machine tool demands, such as fixtures, tools, accessories and software planning, can be fulfilled. Taichung represents a unique machine tool cluster in the world because all required precision components can be found for producing machine tools. Whether custom-made or market available specification components, all can be supplied swiftly with attractive pricing.
Taichung is chosen to host the TMTS 2014, providing for the buyers the best business platform along with the visit to the manufacturing plant within only 30 to 40 minutes drive, for a peek into how the Taiwanese machine tool industry crafts the demanded products with ingenuity.