Bangkok, Thailand - The recently held METALEX 2019, the 33rd edition of machine tools and metalworking exhibition serving ASEAN, showcased cutting-edge technologies from Partner Country German and more than 4,000 brands from 50 countries.
Under the theme of ‘New Smart Technologies’, METALEX through its focus on high-precision technologies highlighted Thailand’s national strategy to drive its manufacturing industry.
Suttisak Wilanan, Deputy Managing Director, Reed Tradex Co., Ltd, said, “The 33rd edition of METALEX has been honored with Germany participating as the first Partner Country of the event. The technologies in ‘German High Tech in Metal Working Pavilion’ are highly special and can directly provide answers to our industrialists’ needs.”
Forty-eight companies joined in Pavilion, revealing ‘umati’, the universal machine tool interface for the first time in Asia. The Pavilion showed German innovations from globally renowned brands such as Siemens, Chiron, Emuge Franken, Gühring, Schütte, FFG, Zoller, Index Traub, Mapal and Grob. The companies displayed the entire range of machine tools and accessories, tools and tool handling, sheet metal forming, mould and die, precision measuring and testing to controller and computer systems.