The biannual show TMTS 2018 opens today. The topic this year is "Manufacture Linking & Activate the Future". At the opening ceremony, there were crowds of professionals gathered to witness this great event.
There are a total of 720 exhibitors participated in the show, with a record-breaking exhibition scale of more than 4,300 booths in the area of 91,000 square meters. The show displays diverse precision machine tools, metal cutting machine tools, metal forming machine tools, machine tool parts, components, accessories, fluid transmission, CNC system & auxiliary equipment, cutting tools, tool holding & work holding devices, tools, measurement instruments, and smart manufacturing system.
At the opening ceremony, Chairman Yan of TMBA pointed out that the machine tool industry has the largest output value among all the machinery industries in Taiwan. With a complete value chain system, 79% of exports, and an approximate 6% global market share, this industry is ranked the seventh largest machine tool producer in the world.
Besides, there were also many government officials of Taiwan visited the show and together they have expressed their expectations towards the TMTS show as well as Taiwan’s machine tool industry. Over the years, TMTS has provided an important trading platform between producers and consumers of the global machine tool industry. It is estimated that the on-site order amount of TMTS 2018 will exceed 280 million USD, and the transaction scope will be bigger than ever.