All significant players of the sector get together: The trade show connects producers, processors, technology suppliers and users along the entire valu chain. It is the the perfect place to get in touch with and develop new target groups, especially with engineers and designers from the application areas.
New: Environmental Engineering live - demonstration at ALUMINIUM 2018
Industrial production is relying increasingly on sustainability and environmental friendliness. In the special Environmental Engineering area, ALUMINIUM wants to create a forum for all companies that offer solutions in this field.
“The ALUMINIUM trade fair is a must for any company or association working for such a vibrant sector. We see an incredible wave of technological evolution and positive growth that is driven by a more sustainable and smart world. Last edition demonstrated that our material is essential for applications and critical to secure strategic value chains across markets. I have no doubt that the next edition will show the bright future is ahead of us and that the industry is not following the new economy but just making it happen”.
Dr. Gerd Götz , Director General of European Aluminium
How digital is the aluminium industry already? What are the companies currently doing with regard to Industry 4.0 technologies? Which Industry 4.0 technologies will be in use in your company five years from now? And which solutions/products would you like to be able to find at ALUMINIUM 2018? >> read more
China - Setting the pace for the global aluminium industry
China’s aluminium industry has been dominating the global market for many years. Be it in producing the metal or processing lightweight aluminium to created rolled, extruded or cast products, the ‘Middle Kingdom’ is the absolute number one not only in the production and processing of aluminium, but also in its consumption. These are the most important target markets. >> read more
Premiere of the special area „Digital Manufacturing"
The People's Republic of China is the world wide biggest aluminium manufacturer. But China is also becoming increasingly important as a sales market and technology location. ALUMINIUM CHINA, the largest industry platform in Asia, will show how the market is developing from 11 to 13 July. 500 exhibitors show the whole added value chain around aluminium in Shanghai.
GLAFRI presents the 1st Robert V. Neher Award at ALUMINIUM 2018
Aluminium is a true multi-talent, and in foil form it is more versatile and recyclable than practically any other material. The Robert V. Neher Award has been launched to highlight the opportunities available for aluminium foils, and GLAFRI will be honouring its first winner at ALUMINIUM 2018. The Robert V. Neher Award is worth 10,000 euros. All nominations must be submitted by the end of May 2018. >> more information
Located at the very heart of industrial Asia, ALUMINIUM CHINA 2018 in Shanghai is the world's leading aluminium trade fair dedicated to the whole supply chain in the aluminium industry and its major application fields. Join us at Shanghai New International Expo Centre from 11-13 July 2018 and together we bring aluminium to life!